Slashdot Items Tagged "scifi"

Date / Time Story
Friday May 18, 2018 @09:57PM Ask Slashdot: Could Asimov's Three Laws of Robotics Ensure Safe AI?
Friday May 04, 2018 @03:24PM Christopher Nolan Returns Kubrick Sci-Fi Masterpiece '2001: A Space Odyssey' To Its Original Glory
Monday April 30, 2018 @12:23PM Sci-Fi Is Still Working on Its 'Stale, Male, and Pale' Problem, Says James Cameron
Wednesday April 11, 2018 @04:31PM Apple Is Developing a TV Show Based On Isaac Asimov's Foundation Series
Tuesday April 03, 2018 @10:24AM The 50th Anniversary of Stanley Kubrick's "2001: A Space Odyssey"
Sunday March 25, 2018 @03:10AM Amazon Plans Blockbuster TV Series Based On Chinese Sci-Fi Trilogy 'The Three-Body Problem'
Friday March 23, 2018 @04:30PM Ask Slashdot: Is Beaming Down In Star Trek a Death Sentence?
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @05:23PM UFO Disclosure Group Releases Newest Navy F/A-18 Super Hornet UFO Encounter Video
Thursday March 08, 2018 @07:10PM The Hitchhikers Guide To the Galaxy Returns With the Original Cast
Thursday March 08, 2018 @02:24PM 'Iron Man' Director Jon Favreau Will Write And Produce a Live-Action 'Star Wars' TV Series For Disney's New Streaming Service
Monday March 05, 2018 @02:37PM The Oscar-Winning Special Effects of Blade Runner 2049
Monday February 26, 2018 @05:30PM HBO's Fahrenheit 451 Trailer Teases Dystopian World Filled With Burning 'Chaos'
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @06:46PM Amazon Is Developing a TV Series Based On Iain M. Banks' Sci-Fi Novel 'Consider Phlebas'
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @06:27AM Marvel Cinematic Universe Has a CGI Problem
Friday February 16, 2018 @06:44PM Would You Fear Alien Life or Welcome It?
Friday February 09, 2018 @05:01PM Firefly Canon To Expand With Series of Original Books
Thursday February 01, 2018 @01:31PM Slashdot Asks: What Are Some Sci-Fi Books, Movies, and TV Shows You're Looking Forward To?
Friday January 26, 2018 @10:57PM 'How We Made Starship Troopers'
Sunday January 14, 2018 @11:31AM Is There a Warning in 'Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams'?
Saturday December 30, 2017 @02:12PM In a Declining Comics Market, DC Beats Marvel
Friday December 22, 2017 @05:03PM Ask Slashdot: Thoughts On Star Wars: The Last Jedi One Week Later? [Spoilers]
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @07:41PM Interstellar Object 'Oumuamua' Appears To Be Wrapped In An Organic Insulation Layer
Monday December 11, 2017 @07:59PM Ask Slashdot: What Is Your View On UFO Sightings?
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @07:45PM Jordan Peele To Executive Produce CBS 'The Twilight Zone' Reboot
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @05:42PM Quentin Tarantino and JJ Abrams Team Up For 'Star Trek' Movie
Monday November 27, 2017 @09:58PM Destiny 2 Misrepresented XP Gains To Its Players Until the Developers Got Caught
Monday November 27, 2017 @06:46PM Tom Baker Returns To Finish Shelved Doctor Who Episodes Penned By Douglas Adams
Monday November 13, 2017 @05:05PM Amazon Is Making a 'Lord of the Rings' Prequel Series
Saturday November 11, 2017 @06:07PM Magazine For Museums Publishes Its 2040 Issue -- 23 Years Early
Saturday November 11, 2017 @03:40PM 'Starcraft II' Goes Free-to-Play on Tuesday
Friday November 10, 2017 @10:42PM Is Physical Law an Alien Intelligence?
Thursday November 09, 2017 @08:16PM Star Trek: Discovery Will Return On January 7th, 2018
Friday November 03, 2017 @04:03PM CBS To Reboot 'The Twilight Zone'
Monday October 23, 2017 @06:21PM Star Trek: Discovery Is Returning For a Second Season
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @07:59PM Ask Slashdot: What Is Your Favorite William Gibson Novel?
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @11:57AM Why Is 'Blade Runner' the Title of 'Blade Runner'?
Monday October 09, 2017 @02:36PM 'Blade Runner 2049' Isn't the Movie Denis Villeneuve Wanted to Make
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @07:25PM According To Star Trek: Discovery, Starfleet Still Runs Microsoft Windows
Monday September 25, 2017 @07:31PM Star Trek: Discovery Nearly Cracks Pirate Bay's Top 10 In Less Than 24 Hours
Monday September 25, 2017 @12:47PM 'Star Trek: Discovery' Premieres Tonight
Friday September 08, 2017 @09:59PM SciFi Author (and Byte Columnist) Jerry Pournelle Has Died
Friday September 01, 2017 @09:47PM Terry Pratchett's Hard Drive Destroyed By Steamroller
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @03:25PM Official Blade Runner 2036 Short Film Bridges the Gap Between the Sequel and the Original
Friday August 25, 2017 @08:39PM Science Fiction Author Brian Aldiss Dies Aged 92
Saturday August 12, 2017 @08:57PM 28 Years Later, Pioneering Tech Magazine 'Mondo 2000' Relaunches Online
Saturday August 12, 2017 @02:07PM The 2017 Hugo Awards
Wednesday August 02, 2017 @06:39PM CBS Delaying 'Star Trek: Discovery' To Maintain Quality
Sunday July 16, 2017 @11:44PM George A. Romero, Martin Landau Both Died This Weekend
Sunday July 16, 2017 @02:22PM Doctor Who's 13th Time Lord Announced: Actress Jodie Whittaker
Saturday July 15, 2017 @09:16PM Vintage SciFi Magazine 'Galaxy' Preserved Online - And Hopefully Also SoundCloud
Monday May 22, 2017 @09:01PM Could Giant Alien Structures Be Dimming a Far Away Star?
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:33PM Scientists Claim 'Cold Spot' In Space Could Offer Evidence of a Parallel Universe
Wednesday May 17, 2017 @06:54PM Star Trek Discovery's First Trailer Brings a New Ship, New Characters, and Old Conflicts
Friday May 05, 2017 @08:11PM Today is 'Free Comic Book Day'
Thursday May 04, 2017 @04:04PM Dormant Diseases Frozen In the Ice Are Waking Up
Wednesday April 26, 2017 @06:31PM Will the High-Tech Cities of the Future Be Utterly Lonely?
Sunday April 16, 2017 @03:04PM Steve Wozniak Predicts The Future
Saturday April 15, 2017 @02:16AM 17 Years Later, A New Season Of MST3K Premiers On Netflix
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @09:03AM Science Fiction Actor Bill Paxton Dies At Age 61
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @03:38PM Lost Winston Churchill Essay Reveals His Thoughts On Alien Life
Sunday January 29, 2017 @01:26PM Actor John Hurt Dies At Age 77
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @10:56PM George Orwell's '1984' Tops Amazon's Bestseller List
Sunday January 22, 2017 @12:46AM NASA Names an Asteroid After 'Star Trek' Actor Wil Wheaton
Friday January 20, 2017 @08:00PM CBS, Paramount Settle Lawsuit Over 'Star Trek' Fan Film
Friday January 20, 2017 @02:38AM Star Trek Discovery Gets Delayed Again As Spock's Father Is Cast
Saturday January 07, 2017 @01:48PM Chile's Goverment Announces Unexplainable 'UFO' Footage
Saturday December 31, 2016 @12:26PM 'Watership Down' Author Richard Adams Died On Christmas Eve At Age 96
Sunday December 25, 2016 @12:42PM 'Star Wars' Actress Carrie Fisher 'Stable' After In-Flight Heart Attack
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @10:46PM 'The Circle' Trailer Looks An Awful Lot Like Google
Sunday November 27, 2016 @09:35PM Ron Glass, Firefly's Shepherd Book, Has Died
Sunday November 20, 2016 @08:07PM 2016 Winners Announced For Interactive Fiction Competition
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @01:30AM 'Stranger In a Strange Land' Coming To TV
Saturday November 12, 2016 @01:50AM How Stephen Wolfram Devised Interstellar Travel (And Code Samples) For 'Arrival'
Sunday November 06, 2016 @01:49PM Remembering The Creator of Marvel's Doctor Strange, Steve Ditko
Saturday November 05, 2016 @12:08PM Will The New 'Starship Troopers' Reboot Stay Faithful To The Book?
Saturday November 05, 2016 @10:04AM All New 'Starship Troopers' Reboot in the Works
Friday October 28, 2016 @05:53AM Star Trek Discovery Gets Delayed After Losing Showrunner Bryan Fuller
Saturday October 22, 2016 @12:40PM New Text Adventures Compete In 22nd 'Interactive Fiction Competition'
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:53AM WikiLeaks Publishes Cryptic UFO Emails Sent To Clinton Campaign From Former Blink 182 Singer
Sunday October 09, 2016 @12:15AM Why Is Science Fiction Snubbed By Literary Awards?
Thursday October 06, 2016 @04:44PM Upcoming Blade Runner Sequel Gets a Title: Blade Runner 2049
Sunday September 25, 2016 @06:24PM 'Transformer' BMW Turns Into A Giant Robot
Monday September 19, 2016 @05:22PM UK Standards Body Issues Official Guidance On Robot Ethics
Sunday September 18, 2016 @02:45AM SciFi TV Series 'Space Patrol Orion' Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary
Thursday September 15, 2016 @09:53PM 28 Years A Smeghead: Red Dwarf Is Coming Back
Thursday September 08, 2016 @07:43PM NASA Launches OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft To Intercept Asteroid
Thursday September 08, 2016 @03:51PM Today Marks The 50th Anniversary of 'Star Trek'
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @02:49AM Star Trek's LCARS Could Become Your Virtual Assistant
Sunday August 21, 2016 @05:01PM 'SingularDTV' Will Use Ethereum For DRM On A Sci-Fi TV Show
Saturday August 20, 2016 @09:37AM 100 Unofficial Mods Released for 'No Man's Sky'
Saturday August 13, 2016 @08:21PM Maybe There's No Life in Space Because We're Too Early
Saturday August 13, 2016 @05:24PM Star Wars Actor Kenny Baker Dies at Age 81
Sunday August 07, 2016 @04:03PM Star Trek Convention Celebrates The Show's 50th Anniversary
Monday August 01, 2016 @12:37AM British Newspaper Fooled By Online Harry Potter/Pokemon Go Hoax
Saturday July 30, 2016 @03:07PM Babylon 5 Actor Jerry Doyle Dies
Saturday July 23, 2016 @09:07PM Star Trek's 50th Anniversary Celebrated at Comic-Con
Saturday June 25, 2016 @03:18PM Star Trek Actor's Death Inspires Class Action Against Car Manufacturer
Sunday June 19, 2016 @06:22PM J.J. Abrams Reacts To Death of Star Trek Actor Anton 'Chekov' Yelchin
Friday June 10, 2016 @05:00PM What Star Trek Owes To Robert Heinlein
Thursday June 09, 2016 @05:57PM Movie Written By Algorithm Turns Out To Be Hilarious and Intense
Sunday May 29, 2016 @01:31PM William Gibson Announces New Sci-Fi Comic Book
Saturday May 28, 2016 @05:05PM Ask Slashdot: What Books Should An Aspiring Coder Read?
Saturday May 21, 2016 @08:23PM Abrams Says Paramount Will Drop Star Trek/Axenar Lawsuit
Monday May 16, 2016 @12:35PM 2015 Nebula Award Winners Announced
Saturday May 07, 2016 @11:02AM Does Free Comic Book Day Help Retailers?
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @01:41PM LG's New Fingerprint Sensor Doesn't Need A Button
Saturday April 30, 2016 @06:06PM Can Quantum Entanglement Create Faster-Than-Light Communication?
Saturday April 30, 2016 @04:16PM Ask Slashdot: How Could You Statistically Identify The Best Sci-Fi Books?
Saturday April 30, 2016 @11:02AM Neil Gaiman Celebrates Independent Bookstore Day
Sunday April 17, 2016 @05:50PM James Cameron Announces Four Sequels to 'Avatar'
Saturday April 16, 2016 @08:47PM Underwater Sonar Robot Discovers A Real Loch Ness Monster (Prop)
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @09:19AM NASA Wants To Get Supersonic With New Passenger Jet
Saturday December 26, 2015 @11:41PM Sci-Fi Screenwriter and Author George Clayton Johnson Dead At 86
Monday December 21, 2015 @02:28PM Andy Weir, Author of 'The Martian,' Is Writing a Novel Set On the Moon
Monday November 30, 2015 @02:14AM MST3K Kickstarter Poised To Break Kickstarter Record
Tuesday October 27, 2015 @08:14AM Lawsuit Claims Buck Rogers Is In the Public Domain
Monday September 28, 2015 @11:07AM Tardis Wars: The BBC Strikes Back
Saturday September 26, 2015 @02:40PM Dr Who Detective Philip Morris Hints At More Rediscovered Episodes
Monday August 31, 2015 @12:16AM Brain Cancer Claims Horror Maestro Wes Craven At 76
Sunday August 23, 2015 @02:17PM Hugos Refuse To Award Anyone Rather Than Submit To Fans' Votes
Friday June 12, 2015 @07:28PM Adam Nimoy "For the Love of Spock" Documentary On KickStarter
Friday June 05, 2015 @06:49PM Star Trek's Nichelle Nichols Hospitalised In LA After Stroke
Sunday May 31, 2015 @07:30PM Tron 3 Is Cancelled
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @09:41AM First 26 Pages of Neal Stephenson's New Novel "Seveneves" Online
Thursday March 12, 2015 @11:50AM Sir Terry Pratchett Succumbs To "the Embuggerance," Aged 66
Monday March 09, 2015 @12:04AM China's Arthur C. Clarke
Friday February 06, 2015 @07:27PM The Man Who Invented the Science Fiction Paperback
Saturday January 31, 2015 @03:48AM R.U. Sirius Co-Authors New Book On Transhumanism
Friday January 23, 2015 @08:44AM Simon Pegg On Board To Co-Write Next Star Trek Film
Saturday January 17, 2015 @04:54PM Ridley Scott Adapts Philip K. Dick's 'Man in the High Castle' For Amazon
Tuesday December 23, 2014 @11:59AM "Star Trek 3" To Be Helmed By "Fast & Furious" Franchise Director Justin Lin
Saturday December 13, 2014 @08:34PM Blade Runner 2 Script Done, Harrison Ford Says "the Best Ever"
Sunday November 30, 2014 @02:21PM Physicist Kip Thorne On the Physics of "Interstellar"
Sunday November 16, 2014 @07:59PM Battlestar Galactica Creator Glen A. Larson Dead At 77
Wednesday November 05, 2014 @02:10PM Michelle Sleeper Creates 'Gaming, Comics, and Pop Culture Based Props'
Tuesday November 04, 2014 @12:07PM Interviews: Ask Warren Ellis a Question
Saturday November 01, 2014 @11:59PM Rhode Island Comic Con Oversold, Overcrowded
Friday September 26, 2014 @03:12PM Sci-fi Predictions, True and False (Video 2)
Tuesday September 23, 2014 @03:10PM Sci-fi Predictions, True and False (Video 1)
Saturday August 23, 2014 @10:49AM BBC and FACT Shut Down Doctor Who Fansite
Sunday August 10, 2014 @10:35AM Babylon 5 May Finally Get a Big-Screen Debut
Saturday August 09, 2014 @03:59PM Old School Sci-fi Short Starring Keir Dullea Utilizes Classic Effects
Tuesday July 29, 2014 @09:01AM Ridley Scott to Produce Philip K Dick's The Man In the High Castle
Saturday July 26, 2014 @01:23PM Nightfall: Can Kalgash Exist?
Tuesday April 29, 2014 @10:42AM Yahoo To Produce Sci-Fi Streaming Sitcom
Saturday February 08, 2014 @11:11PM Leonard Nimoy: Smoking Is Illogical
Wednesday December 18, 2013 @11:49AM Interview: Ask Bruce Sterling What You Will
Saturday November 23, 2013 @12:15PM Happy 50th Doctor Who
Thursday November 07, 2013 @06:49PM Spooked By His Sci Fi, FBI Looked Into Asimov As Possible Communist Tipster
Monday October 14, 2013 @01:22PM Space Film "Gravity": Can Science-Fiction Ever Get The Science Right?
Sunday October 06, 2013 @01:17AM Over 100 Missing Episodes of Doctor Who Located
Tuesday September 03, 2013 @10:20AM Sci-Fi Great Frederik Pohl Passes Away At 93
Thursday August 08, 2013 @11:11AM Omni Magazine To Reboot
Friday July 26, 2013 @07:17PM New for 2013: An In-Depth Analysis of Kubrick's 2001: a Space Odyssey
Monday July 15, 2013 @11:10AM Current Doctor Who Warns Against Facebook
Thursday July 11, 2013 @08:27AM Orson Scott Card Pleads 'Tolerance' For Ender's Game Movie
Tuesday June 25, 2013 @10:18AM Science Fiction and Fantasy Author Richard Matheson Dead At 87
Sunday June 02, 2013 @06:16PM Salvaging E.T. In Software, Instead of New Mexico
Saturday June 01, 2013 @11:47PM Matt Smith Leaves "Doctor Who"
Thursday May 30, 2013 @11:31AM Writer Jack Vance Dead At 96
Monday May 20, 2013 @08:53AM Music and Movies Could Trigger Mobile Malware
Friday May 03, 2013 @02:31PM What Modern Militaries Can Learn From Battlestar Galactica
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @12:36PM Ask Slashdot: Science Books For Middle School Enrichment?
Friday April 12, 2013 @11:24PM Repo Man Director Alex Cox Plans To Edit Next Film With OpenShot
Tuesday April 09, 2013 @12:15PM Interviews: Ask J. Michael Straczynski What You Will
Wednesday April 03, 2013 @09:06AM Iain Banks: Extremely Ill With Cancer
Wednesday March 27, 2013 @09:48AM JMS and Wachowskis Teaming Up for New Netflix Funded Scifi Series
Monday March 25, 2013 @01:47PM NASA To Launch 13,000 sqft Solar Sail In 2014
Saturday March 23, 2013 @03:32PM IRS Spent $60,000 Producing Star Trek Parody
Thursday March 21, 2013 @02:23PM Gandalf/Magneto To Officiate At Picard/Professor X Wedding
Thursday March 07, 2013 @10:30AM 2001: a Space Odyssey's Dave Returns To Sci-fi In New Film
Sunday February 24, 2013 @06:05PM Doctor Who's Dalek Designer Dies at 84
Wednesday January 09, 2013 @04:04PM Smart Guns To Stop Mass Killings
Monday January 07, 2013 @01:02PM German Laser Destroys Targets More Than 1Km Away
Wednesday December 26, 2012 @03:34PM Gerry Anderson, co-creator of Thunderbirds, passes away
Wednesday December 26, 2012 @01:26PM Gerry Anderson Dies
Friday November 16, 2012 @01:44PM The downside of warp drives: Annihilating whole star systems when you arrive
Wednesday October 24, 2012 @07:46AM Physicists Invent Working Tractor Beam, World Becomes Instantly More Awesome
Monday October 22, 2012 @07:44AM Huston Huddleston Wants You To Help Save the Star Trek TNG Set
Tuesday September 25, 2012 @12:20PM How to Make an 'Energy Efficient' Warp Drive
Thursday September 13, 2012 @11:24PM BBC Radiophonic Workshop Revived Online
Monday September 03, 2012 @06:10PM Hugo Awards Live Stream Cut By Copyright Enforcement Bot
Monday August 06, 2012 @05:31AM Sci-Fi writers of the past predict life in 2012
Tuesday June 26, 2012 @11:23AM Eben Moglen: Time To Apply Asimov's First Law Of Robotics To Smartphones
Tuesday June 12, 2012 @10:29AM The Space Command Team Answers Your Questions
Sunday June 10, 2012 @12:21PM Neal Stephenson Reinventing Computer Swordfighting, Via Kickstarter
Monday May 14, 2012 @12:08PM Ridley Scott Loves Hugh Howey's Wool
Monday April 30, 2012 @04:30AM Dr. Who's sonic screwdriver a step closer to reality?
Thursday April 26, 2012 @09:15AM Sci-Fi Publisher Tor Ditches DRM For E-Books
Thursday April 19, 2012 @11:46PM An Interview with Jerry Pournelle
Thursday April 12, 2012 @04:03PM The Dead Past: the Biggest Threat To Privacy Is Us
Sunday April 08, 2012 @04:57PM How Las Vegas Missed Out on a Life-Sized Starship Enterprise
Sunday March 11, 2012 @04:09PM RIP Jean "Moebius" Giraud, 73
Sunday February 26, 2012 @11:33AM 2 Science Publishers Delve Into Science Fiction
Sunday February 26, 2012 @10:34AM Scientists Discover Science Fiction
Thursday February 16, 2012 @06:49PM A Memory of Light To Be Released January 8, 2013
Wednesday January 04, 2012 @11:52AM Hitchcock's Crazed Birds Blamed on Toxic Algae
Thursday December 15, 2011 @09:34AM The Kindle Skews Amazon's 2011 Best-Seller List
Wednesday December 14, 2011 @03:25PM The Kindle Skews Amazon's 2011 Best-Seller List
Monday December 12, 2011 @12:22PM The Encyclopedia of Sci-fi goes live