This Group Wants to Build a Museum of Science Fiction in Washington DC

Yesterday, a non-profit group in Washington, D.C. started a crowdfunding campaign on IndieGoGo with the hopes of building a new science fiction museum. Or at least a preview of one. » 11/04/13 2:30pm 11/04/13 2:30pm

Use your knowledge of SF novels to help the EMP museum create an exhibit

EMP, a pop culture museum in Seattle, is creating a new exhibition called Icons of Science Fiction, and we need your help. The exhibit is organized around six big themes in science fiction, and explores how these themes play out in books, films, TV shows, comics, games, and art. We'll display props, costumes, artwork… » 1/24/12 12:22pm 1/24/12 12:22pm

Watch a famous Frank Gehry building get sliced open for Battlestar…

At Seattle's Sci Fi Museum, a Battlestar Galactica exhibit opens this weekend - including life-sized ship props. In this video, curators explain how they cut a new hole in the museum walls to squeeze the ships into the gallery. » 10/21/10 12:27pm 10/21/10 12:27pm

Science Fiction Dream Job

The coolest job in the world for scifi archival geeks just opened up at Paul Allen's Science Fiction Museum, which is nestled at one shiny, gooey edge of Seattle's Music Experience Project. I was at the museum a couple of years ago, and it's seriously awesome: full of everything from rare pulp books, to collections of… » 7/10/08 9:00am 7/10/08 9:00am

Tomorrowland Sucks

Disneyland promises visitors through its gates four separate worlds that are supposed to thrill and delight you: Fantasyland, Adventureland, Frontierland, and Tomorrowland. While the other lands deliver on that promise, Tomorrowland seems like it got stuck in Yesterdayland. Once a portal to the future, the amusement… » 11/29/07 3:00pm 11/29/07 3:00pm