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Why It May Not Pay To Steal Someone Else's Partner

16 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

A surprising number of relationships are the product of "mate poaching", the ethically dubious practice of stealing someone else's partner. Though common, nearly nothing is known about the quality of the ensuing relationships. New research now suggests they suffer both in the short- and long-term. Read more...

Full Details On Star Trek: The Next Generation Season 7 & ‘All Good Things’ Blu-rays

16 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekMovie.com

CBS Home Entertainment just released the disc-by-disc details for the seventh and final season of Star Trek: The Next Generation Blu-ray and the "All Good Things" stand-alone Blu-ray, both due in stores in December. See below for all the details, box art and trailers. TNG Season 7 Blu-ray coming December 2nd The project to bring […]

Two Trek Actors In Green Room

16 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekToday

Several weeks ago, TrekToday reported that Anton Yelchin had signed on to the indie thriller Green Room, and now another Trek actor will be appearing in the movie. Sir Patrick Stewart also has a role in Green Room, which is currently filming. In Green Room, a punk band “witnesses a murder at one of their […]

Watch Trailer For Star Trek: Horizon – Fan Film Set In Enterprise Era Romulan War

16 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekMovie.com

A Star Trek new fan film has released its first full trailer. "Star Trek Horizon" takes us to Star Trek: Enterprise’s the 22nd century and the Romulan War. Watch the trailer and learn more about the show below. Watch Trailer For Star Trek Horizon Most fan films have focused on the original series era in […]

CBS Launches Subscription Streaming Service Including Every Episode Of Star Trek

16 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekMovie.com

Today CBS launched a new subscription service which delivers live TV, full seasons of current programming and full seasons  of "CBS Classics," including all five live-action Star Trek TV series. More details below. CBS All Access Delivers Current and Classic CBS Content – Including Star Trek Today CBS announced launched "CBS All Access" digital subscription […]

Podcast: Misssion Log 107 – Star Trek: TNG’s ‘Datalore’

16 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekMovie.com

The 13th episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation gives us two Spiners for the price of one, with Data’s rascally twin Lore being introduced. Listen to the Mission Log gang discuss "Datalore" in the latest podcast below. Mission Log 108 – “Datalore” (Star Trek: TNG Season 1, Episode 13) What does it mean to […]

Schools Teach Moon-Landing Denialism In The First Interstellar Clip

16 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The first clip from Interstellar shows us the future Earth that Christopher Nolan has created. It's one in which the idea of space travel is so thoroughly discouraged that children are taught that we never went to the moon. Read mor...

The First Clip From ‘Interstellar’ Mocks Moon Landing Truthers

16 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

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Watch First Season Of Cracked’s Star Trek Satire ‘Starship Icarus’

16 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekMovie.com

The folks at the Cracked Studios have a brand new comedy webseries which is inspired by Star Trek, taking you to life below decks on "Starship Icarus." The show launched last week and all four episodes of the first season are now online. Watch them below. Watch Season 1 of Starship Icarus Mash together The […]

Star Trek Online Delta Rising Goes Live – Watch Launch Trailer

16 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekMovie.com

The free-to-play massive multiplayer game Star Trek Online has headed into the Delta Quadrant with the launch of the new expansion "Delta Rising." Get more details, artwork, and screenshots below – plus watch the new (Voyager-inspired) launch trailer below. Delta Rising Goes Live Over the last few months we have been reporting on the progress […]

Ritual Is the Cult Movie You Need on Halloween

16 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

In Mickey Keating's 2013 meta-horror thriller extravaganza Ritual, the awesomely-named Lisa Marie Summerscales plays Lovely, resident of South Texas, whose turn ons include smoking at the beach, cruising dive bars and picking up guys with more prison tats than teeth. Read more...

A Sexually Charged Turing Test Gets Creepy In Trailer For Ex Machina

17 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

28 Days Later and Sunshine writer Alex Garland is back with a new science fiction thriller, this one about the line between human and AI. In Ex Machina, a programmer is tasked with evaluating the consciousness of a female-bodied AI, and things quickly take a turn for the very weird. Read more...

What Is The Most Terrifying Problem We Face Today?

17 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

It's that time of year again, when people attempt to spook us with stories about ghosts and monsters, but let's face it: With global warming cooking the planet, melting glaciers, and the build-up of nuclear arsenals, the real stories are much, much scarier. Read more...

We Now Know The Plot Twist Of ‘Terminator: Genisys’

17 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

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Deadspin Madison Bumgarner's World Series MVP Presentation Got Super Awkward | Gizmodo Tim Cook: I'm

17 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

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Reservoirs and hydropower are often thought of as climate friendly, but new research suggests that w

17 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Reservoirs and hydropower are often thought of as climate friendly, but new research suggests that we may have underestimated the amount of methane they produce. The methane—which is 35 times as potent a greenhouse gas as CO2 over the span of a century—is produced by bacteria eating nutrient-rich agricultural runoff. Read more...

What Are The Most Cited Research Papers Of All Time?

17 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The writers at Nature News recently put together a list of the 100 most highly cited papers of all time. There are a few surprises in here, including the fact that it takes no fewer than 12,119 citations to rank in the top 100. Read more...

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