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'Star Wars' and 'Doctor Who' fans in altercation at sci-fi convention

Police are called to a sci-fi convention in the U.K. after fans of "Doctor Who" -- allegedly uninvited -- enter the convention, to the displeasure of certain forceful "Star Wars" fans.

By May. 15, 2013

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'RoboCop' not so sci-fi anymore

Nanosuits, powerful prosthetics, and brain-computer interfacing seemed far-fetched when the original movie hit theaters. Now, with a remake nearly three decades later, the plot is closer to reality than you may think.

By Feb. 11, 2014

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Sci-Fi inventions you don't really want

Five most awesome, unrealized inventions of science fiction that you think you want, but really aren't that practical.

By Mar. 14, 2014

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Out There

Slow-paced sci-fi gameplay, a rich storyline, and a different adventure every time make Out There easy to recommend, even for the price.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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Sci-Fi tech now real at CES

We take a look at some of the futuristic TV shows and movies that predicted the tech we saw finally saw with our own eyes at CES 2014.

Jan. 17, 2014

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Our doom will come sci-fi-style, NASA-funded study says

Uh-oh. The "1 Percent" might just lead to the complete collapse of civilization, according to a study sponsored by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. But all hope is not lost.

By Mar. 17, 2014

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Get a 6-book sci-fi bundle for $6

Or, if you pay at least $10, you'll get a seventh book. All the titles are top-rated and DRM-free. Plus, you get to help charity!

By Dec. 12, 2013

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Sci-fi novel 'Redshirts' heads to FX as a TV series

What if the red-shirted "Star Trek" ensigns knew the odds of returning from away missions were near zero? John Scalzi talks about the upcoming TV adaptation of his satirical book "Redshirts."

By Feb. 12, 2014

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Infinity AR: We'll fulfill sci-fi promise of augmented reality

An Israeli startup hopes to bring features like face detection, voice tone detection, coupons based on your interests and location to your smart glasses.

By Jan. 23, 2014

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'X-Files' star Gillian Anderson writing sci-fi book series

"A Vision of Fire" is the first book penned by Anderson and co-writer Jeff Rovin in their "EarthEnd Saga." Agent Mulder would be proud.

By Jan. 15, 2014