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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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How Maisie Williams from 'Game of Thrones' ended up in 'Doctor Who'

We all know Maisie Williams as Arya Stark from "Game of Thrones," but it was a role in a made-for-TV movie that led "Doctor Who" execs Steven Moffat and Brian Minchin to cast her in Season 9.

By August 27, 2015

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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 an M41-A Pulse Rifle from 'Aliens' cheaply

AWE Me's latest "DIY Prop Shop" episode shows you how to make your very own "Aliens" Pulse Rifle prop. Game over.

By August 18, 2015

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Buckle up, Whovians. The Doctor gets timey-wimey in new 'Doctor Who' trailer

The BBC releases a new trailer for "Doctor Who" Season 9, and everyone's favorite Time Lord looks like he's going to have his work cut out for him if he's going to save the universe from destruction.

By August 12, 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