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Science meets sci-fi in new ILM retrospective

"Star Wars" actor Mark Hamill narrates a new special -- "Raiders, Raptors and Rebels: Behind the Magic of ILM" -- with interviews of George Lucas, Joss Whedon, Robert Downey Jr. and more. It airs at 10 p.m. ET/PT today on the Science Channel.

By July 19, 2015

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Aussie sci-fi Arrowhead coming to Foxtel

Foxtel sci-fi channel SF has commissioned its first-ever Aussie-made production: the full-length feature film Arrowhead.

By June 18, 2013

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Virgin Media adds Sci Fi HD, sets phasers to hi-def

Virgin Media adds another high-definition channel to its collection as the cable company attempts to steal the limelight from Sky

By March 15, 2010

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Sci Fi Channel to become Syfy: Thank the lawyers?

In perhaps the most ill-advised branding move since New Coke, the network's basic-cable Sci Fi Channel will be renamed the phonetically similar Syfy on July 7.

By March 16, 2009

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Sci Fi to Syfy? Houston, we've got no problem

There is something of an outcry over the decision to change the name of the Sci-Fi Channel to Syfy. But has the phrase 'Science Fiction' become a little old?

By March 16, 2009

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New 'Insurgent' trailer channels its inner 'Matrix'

The latest trailer for the upcoming sci-fi sequel "Insurgent" features pixelated worlds and references to Tris as "the one." Remind you of anything?

By January 30, 2015

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Build a 'Back to the Future' hoverboard replica from everyday items

A new YouTube DIY show, "Low Budget Prop Shop," shows how to build a cheap "Back to the Future II" hoverboard using stuff you have sitting around the house.

By July 21, 2015

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Inside Comic-Con 2015: Drowning in fandom at the vortex of pop culture

For Road Trip 2015, a journey to Comic-Con reveals just how long fans are willing to wait to see celebrity panels about upcoming films and TV shows. This year's must-stand-in-line event: the upcoming "Star Wars" film.

By July 13, 2015

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's...R2-D2?!

A San Diego-based custom drone company called Flyguy Promotions turns fictional movie and cartoon characters like Snoopy and the adorable "Star Wars" rustbucket into not-so-fictional flying machines.

By July 10, 2015

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Syfy sends real-life cult to the streets of Comic-Con to promote 'Childhood's End'

Nothing says guerrilla marketing like a cult clad in all white staring at the sky on the streets of San Diego.

By July 9, 2015