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Luke Skywalker's buddy Biggs gets his own documentary

Biggs Darklighter, a character who is barely in "Star Wars: A New Hope," is the star of a fan's documentary, "Blast It Biggs: Where Are You?" -- complete with rare movie footage and an interview with the actor Garrick Hagon.

By May 16, 2015

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Cthulhu, Skywalker, Vulcans finally on the map...of Pluto and Charon

The first draft of maps naming spots on Pluto and Charon are out, and they'll make you want to be a space cartographer.

By August 3, 2015

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From Mulder's badge to Skywalker's lightsaber, the most expensive movie props

A new infographic lines up Frodo's sword, the Ghostbusters' proton pack, Dorothy's ruby slippers, and more in order of (astronomical) price paid.

By August 15, 2014

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Omega Skywalker: A watch for astronauts

Omega has announced a new version of its historic space watch, incorporating elements designed by astronaut Jean-François Clervoy.

By December 15, 2014

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Woman changes name to L. Skywalker, denied passport

The UK takes a dim view of any name that it deems as being copyrighted or trademarked.

By July 31, 2014

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Hey, that's Luke Skywalker and Frodo trapped in a jar

With punny names rooted in pop culture, an artist in Minneapolis is giving live moss terrariums a decidedly geeky side.

By May 28, 2014

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Princess Leia 'Star Wars' collectible doesn't need rescuing

Move over, Han Solo and Luke Skywalker: with two types of blasters, this super-realistic Princess Leia figure from Hot Toys can take care of itself.

By July 23, 2015

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Decades later, Luke Skywalker's 'Star Wars' home stands

In the deserts of Tunisia, the Lars Homestead, where young Luke Skywalker was said to live, is still a testament to the filming of one of the most famous films ever.

By May 9, 2013

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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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Reasons to get excited for 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

If you missed the star-studded panel for "The Force Awakens" at Comic-Con 2015, "Star Wars" expert Bonnie Burton is your guide to why we should all be freaking out like happy Jawas about the upcoming movie. Utinni!

By July 15, 2015