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Interview: Kevin Hopkins on Voyager art

Bye Bye Robot have recently released five new Star Trek art posters, featuring subjects from all five of the prime series. Bye Bye Robot's Charity Wood was kind enough to put me in touch with all the artists involved, so we can talkShow More Summary

Gingerbread USS Enterprise

Set phasers to sweet! The Blackmarket Bakery have made Star Trek the center of their Christmas decorations, with an amazing gingerbread rendition of the USS Enterprise now on display in their California store.With details in sugar and...Show More Summary

Star Trek paper clips!

Aren't Icon Heroes clever? They've only gone and made Star Trek themed paper-clips! Coming in the second quarter of next year, each pack of forty will include twenty silver USS Enterprises, and twenty golden Starfleet deltas, both ingeniously...Show More Summary

New Daredevil Pics Show Off The Superhero's Low Budget Costume

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

New images from the (from what we've seen ) very exciting Daredevil Netflix series give us more shots of Daredevil's new look. Or should we say retro shout-out to an older comic book look? Read more...

Once It Was A Corpse. Now It's A Monument.

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The children were too young to remember the horror of invasion, of those things with their almost human faces devouring acres upon acres of crops and livestock. Now they treated the bodies as playgrounds, playing tag in the digestive tracts, sliding down the legs, even making out atop their frozen foreheads. Read more...

Nifty Concept Art Of Captain Cold And Ra's Al Ghul On Flash And Arrow

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The CW's DC Comics superhero shows have been including some pretty major comics villains lately. Here's some early concept art that shows early looks for Ra's Al Ghul (by Andy Poon) and Captain Cold (by John Gallagher.) Check out more of both artists at the links. [via Comic Book Movie] Read more...

Why Is Venus So Horrible?

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Seriously, Venus is the worst. The global temperature is as hot as an oven, the atmospheric pressure is 90 times Earth, and it rains sulfuric acid. Every part of the surface of Venus would kill you dead in moments. But how did it get that way? Read more...

New video game ‘Hatred’ takes ugly aim at the industry’s progression

THE PLAYER Congratulations, video game community. You have graduated. Like film and television before you, you are now mainstream. In […]

Are 3D Printers Basically Replicators?

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

After hearing the news that NASA had "emailed " a wrench up to an astronaut on the ISS through its 3D printer, there was one word that kept coming up: Replicator. So, do we finally have a working replicator on our hands? Read more.....

Joe Anderson replaces Michael Pitt in NBC's Hannibal

The cast of NBC’s “Hannibal” is going to look slightly different once Season 3 rolls around as TV Line is reporting that Michael Pitt has left the show and will be replaced by Joe Anderson in the iconic role as the sociopathic meat-packing magnate Mason Verger. Show More Summary

The Reindeer Would Never Actually Work for Santa

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

It's December and December means reindeer science. It turns out that reindeer actually prefer keeping their distance from people. Good luck hitching them to a sleigh. Read more...

Blaze of glory.

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Blaze of glory. NGC 2207 and IC 2163, two spiral galaxies in the process of merging, turn out to have an unusual number of "ultraluminous X-ray sources" according to the Chandra X-Ray Observatory. What's more, astronomers have found three supernova explosions in the pair in the past 15 years. Read more...

Master Of Horror Webcomics Emily Carroll Just Posted A Creepy New Story

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Emily Carroll has won our black, horror-loving hearts with the short and spooky comics she posts on her website and with her recent book, Through the Woods. Now she has a new comic online, just in time to make holiday parties terrifying. Read more...

Why Does the World Need Black and White Tomatoes?

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Ever been chopping a salad or assembling a sandwich and thought, "Dammit, I sure wish tomatoes weren't so damn red all the time"? British breeders Suttons Seeds, who already perfected the black tomato, have created the world's first black and white tomato plant, reports the Daily Mail: Read more...

Climate Change Could Cut Global Food Output 18% By 2050

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The world's food supplies will be hit hard by global warming, according to a study published this week in the journal Environmental Research Letters. The study's authors advise investing in irrigation and infrastructure to attenuate this loss, but what's less clear is where these measures should be taken. In fact, we probably won't know for at least 15 years. Read more...

[TV] Creepy Norman Teased In “Bates Motel” Promo

In Psycho, Norman Bates peeps through a hole in the wall at the infamous Bates Motel. With A&E priming the third season of “Bates Motel,” returning this March, they’re promising Norman is about to go down that dark path. “Bates Motel” is a contemporary prequel to the genre-defining film Psycho, and gives viewers an intimate […]

Mysterious Bones Are Unearthed In London In A Creepy ‘The Order: 1886? Viral Video

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

TheOrder:1886 islookingfairlysolid,butitseemslikeSonyislookingtodrumupinterestinthegamewithsomethingotherthanregularoldgameplayfootage.They’veputtogetherafauxnewsreport aboutamysteriousskeletonbeingdiscoveredinLondonthat’sprettyrealisticandactuallyquitecreepy(itwasoriginallyreleasedinJapan,hencetheJapanesesubtitles).

Take A Virtual Trip Around Rosetta's Oddly Shaped Comet

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Rosetta has beamed back a bunch of great images of Comet 67P, but it's hard to get a handle on what this thing actually looks like. To help, the ESO has stitched together 24 montages based on NAVCAM images taken over the past two months to create this cool visualization. Read more...

All Hail This Majestically Satanic Holiday Display

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Our pals in the Satanic Temple are at it again. You'll recall the group's legal battle for equal representation among the holiday displays at Florida's state capitol; this week, it'll be unveiling the below display (the bow is a nice touch) at the Michigan state capitol. Read more...

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