After The Sun Incinerates Earth, Life Could Evolve On Titan

In about 4 billion years, our sun will become a red giant star, engulfing the inner planets and basking the outer planets in its ebbing heat. When the happens, according to a NASA scientist, Saturn's moon Titan, which resembles a frozen version of Earth billions of years ago, could evolve its own indigenous life. » 11/24/14 12:15pm Monday 12:15pm

Stunning New Image Shows Saturn And Titan Shrouded In Darkness

In stark contrast to the brilliant colors of Saturn's rings and the sunlit hydrocarbon seas of Titan, this image taken by the Cassini spacecraft makes them appear as menacing alien worlds. To us, they seem devoid of detail. But to the trained eyes of scientists, such images reveal crucial insights. » 11/10/14 9:20am 11/10/14 9:20am

What Would Happen If The Zombie Virus Only Infected Children?

That's the premise of The Rage, a French comic written by Pierre Boisserie with art by Malo Kerfriden in which a new, virulent form of rabies turns children — and only children — into mindless killers. It's a disturbing, but genuinely interesting twist on the genre, and you can see a trailer for the comic above. » 10/03/14 8:26am 10/03/14 8:26am

What's Hiding Beneath The Surface Of Kraken Mare, Titan's Largest Sea?

The largest body of liquid on Saturn's moon Titan is the formidably named Kraken Mare, a sea of methane that sprawls some 400,000 km 2 across the moon's north polar region. Next week, NASA's Cassini spacecraft will perform a flyby of Titan in search of wave activity atop this colossal sea of hydrocarbon. » 9/18/14 3:20pm 9/18/14 3:20pm

Elric Of Melniboné Comes To Life In The Ultimate Comic Adaptation

If you're any kind of fan of Michael Moorcock or Elric, the dark fantasy antihero he created, you owe it to yourself to check out this new graphic novel adaptation. Not only is it empirically gorgeous, Moorcock himself says it's the first comic to "capture the sense of utter decadence" of his fantasy epics. » 9/16/14 4:00pm 9/16/14 4:00pm

This Is One Of The Most Realistic Scifi Webcomics We've Read In Ages

Webcomics cover a diverse range of subjects from slice of life to space opera, but the science fiction comics tend veered toward the fantastical. François Vigneault's webcomic Titan is a much more grounded story, about biologically enhanced workers threatened with unemployment on the Saturnine moon. » 5/07/14 11:30am 5/07/14 11:30am