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Will the Game of Thrones TV Series Actually Stand the Test of Time?

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Greetings, folks! I’m in the desolate ruins of New York City, visiting the former Gawker offices for the first time (honestly, it’s hard to tell what was destroyed in the apocalypse and what is just unfinished construction). But there’s...Show More Summary

This Urban Fantasy Story Will Make You Realize Just How Creepy Psychic Gifts Can Be

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The Apex Book of World SF 4, available now as an ebook for just $4.49, contains 28 stories from all over the world. We’re proud to feature one of them, “The Good Matter” by Swedish author Nene Ormes, as an exclusive excerpt here at io9. Learn just how twisted someone with a psychic ability can become.http://www.amazon.com/Apex-Book-Worl... Read more...

Meaney In Talks For McGuinness Role

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Colm Meaney is in “advanced talks” for a starring film role of Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness. The role would be in...

Stewart And Son To Act Together

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Sir Patrick Stewart and his son Daniel Stewart will be acting together in Stewart’s latest project. The duo will be in an...

Quinto: If I Wasn’t An Actor…

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Zachary Quinto praised the benefits of therapy and expressed his admiration for psychologists. The actor, who has been in therapy himself over...

Star Trek Beyond Update

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Several new photos have emerged from the Star Trek Beyond set. In addition, guest star Idris Elba sent out a teasing tweet...

Neil deGrasse Tyson Describes NASA's Mission in Latest Peek at The Martian

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We’ve gotten a few looks at Ares 3, the mission at the heart of the upcoming film The Martian, and this one comes courtesy of astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. Coming to us from the year 2035, Tyson explains the challenges that the crew of the Martian mission will face. Read more...

Watch Gas-Guzzling Androids Battle in a Mad Max-Style Dystopian Future

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The music video for The Chemical Brothers’ “Sometimes I Feel So Deserted” takes us to a literal desert, one that looks straight out of an Australian post-apolyptic movie. And when a woman finds herself on the run from some rather nefarious figures, it quickly becomes clear that it’s not just the cars that run on gasoline. Read more...

Ray Bradbury's FBI File Shows That He Was a Threat To Our Emotional Security

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Ray Bradbury’s FBI file is not newly uncovered—it first appeared online in 2012 at Muckrock—but it’s been making the rounds this week. And as Slate’s Future Tense points out, it seems particularly timely given all of the debates over politics in science fiction. Read more...

What is Earth's Average Temperature?

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Earth is the only planet in our Solar System where life is known to exist. Note the use of the word “known,” which indicates that our knowledge of the Solar System is still in its infancy, and the search for life continues. However, from all observable indications, Earth is the only place in our Solar System where life can – and does – exist on the surface. Read more...

The Weirdest Crime in History: "Looking Good While Poor"

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Sumptuary laws are the quaint old laws which made it illegal for peasants to look, eat, or travel in more style than the upper classes. They make for very interesting reading. They’d probably be even more interesting if they were introduced today. Read more...

3 Things Movies and TV Shows Get Wrong About Serial Killers (and 3 Things They Get Right)

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Hannibal may be ending its NBC run on Saturday, but serial killers as entertainment will, no doubt, live on forever. But how accurate are the most popular examples of narrative, non-docudrama works that depict their gruesome habits? We make like Will Graham and investigate. Read more...

Reviewing “Dark Was the Night”

DARK WAS THE NIGHT is a deliciously dark yet heartfelt monster movie, one that relies on character drama first and ratchets up the suspense with that old-fashioned method of teasing out a wonderfully balanced mix of dread and eager anticipation. Show More Summary

Look Who's Wielding Luke's Lightsaber in this Brand-New Force Awakens Footage

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Is that a lightsaber in your pocket or are you just happy to see me? The Star Wars Instagram has just posted a brand new clip from Star Wars: The Force Awakens and it features a geek-melting shot of Finn (John Boyega) lighting up a blue lightsaber. Read more...

Here's Michael Fassbender in the Assassin's Creed Movie, as a Brand New Character

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After years of delays and false starts, the Assassin’s Creed movie is finally happening and there’s visual evidence. That’s Michael Fassbender as Callum Lynch, the star of the film and a brand new character, so as to not mess with the history of the video games series. Read more...

The Numenera RPG Is Getting Much Weirder and Even Better

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If the science-fantasy world of RPG Numenera wasn’t weird enough for you (with its Aeon Priests and forgotten technologies and invisible ziggurats), its creators are planning to take it into space, beneath the oceans, and into other dimensions with Into the Ninth World. Read more...

Galaxy Quest Could Become an Amazon TV Show

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By Grabthar’s Hammer! Galaxy Quest, the genius, underrated and ahead of its time scifi comedy is being developed into a TV show by Amazon. There’s no word on what direction they’re going with it, but the creative team remains the same. Read more...

Captain America and Iron Man's Civil War Teams Revealed

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While there’s been many rumors circulating about just who is fighting who in the next Captain America movie—but newly emerged promotional art has given our first look at just who is standing with Captain America or Iron Man in Marvel’s impending superheroic dustup. There’s even a surprising face or two... spoilers ahead! Read more...

Today's Best Media Deals: Disaster StoryBundle, $10 Steelbooks, and More

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If you need to fill out your Kindle library, and don’t mind a heavy dose of the macabre, StoryBundle is offering 11 disaster books in their latest bundle. You’ll get six DRM-free ebooks if you pay the minimum $5, but anyone who ponies up $15 or more will get the other five as well. [The Disaster Bundle features 11 disaster-related eBooks] Read more...

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