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Actor Morgan Freeman ingests helium, vanishes into wormhole

To publicize its docu-series "Through the Wormhole," the Science Channel presents Morgan Freeman and a balloon.

By May 25, 2014


Debunking my own UFO sighting, 14 years later

For years now, Crave's Eric Mack has been telling the story of the UFO he saw over a decade ago. Turns out he's probably had it all wrong that whole time.

By December 3, 2014


Famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson rates 'Interstellar'

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson frequently uses Twitter to rate how well popular sci-fi films follow scientific principles. How did Christopher Nolan's "Interstellar" stack up?

By November 10, 2014


Angry Birds Space blasts into orbit

Those Angry Birds seem even angrier now that they're stuck in deep space in the latest installment for PCs, Macs, iOS, and Android.

By March 22, 2012


Video: How to use the Large Hadron Collider as a time machine

Could the intrepid scientists at CERN have created a machine that could be used to travel into the future? In this video we find out.

By February 1, 2012


Enough Star Trek, Star Wars squabbling. Let's fight... vampires!

George Takei asks the "Star Trek" and "Star Wars" franchises to sign a galactic treaty in order to face their common enemy: "Twilight."

By December 12, 2011


Buzz Out Loud 1319: Saucued in Spaaace! (podcast)

With Donald, Darren, and Benito at the helm, there's nothing stopping us from devoting a third of the show to outer space. NASA has 19 billion dollars to burn, humanity gets a new planet to play with, and space flights get their own special beer. It's good thing too, because life on earth is getting creepy. Android apps are watching you, Groupon is launching a human breeding program, and the era of Minority Report pre-crime detection is nearly upon us. -Donald

By September 30, 2010


Hawking's ideas for building time machine

In conjunction with his Discovery Channel documentary, Stephen Hawking offers some specifics about building your own time machine.

By May 4, 2010


Ten things that are not killing you slowly this summer (NY Times)

Worried about nitrates and carcinogens? Fear not!

By July 31, 2008


Where's my hoverboard? And other movie tech we want now

There are plenty of cool gadgets in real life, but imagine if technology in films could be made. Here's a list of some of the movie technology we'd love to see manufactured in the near future

By February 19, 2008