| Oct 11, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Alert, earthlings: TCM and NASA are teaming for a showing of “Forbidden Planet,” the 1956 sci-fi classic. TCM host Ben Mankiewicz will take part in the screening, which starts at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex....
| Oct 6, 2012
| 4:32 AM
The rough journey Ahsoka Tano has taken as a Padawan learner may pale in comparison to the road she's traveled to fan acceptance. “I know that a lot of people did not like her in the movie and then in Season 1,” says Ashley Eckstein, who has...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 5:23 PM
A dystopian tale that calls to mind a certain L.A.-set sci-fi classic starring a replicant-hunting Harrison Ford in a colorful ......
| Sep 30, 2012
| 8:37 AM
"Hotel Transylvania" sank its teeth into the competition this weekend, as the animated film easily ruled the box office.
The 3-D monster flick, which features classic characters such as Dracula and the Mummy, had the biggest September opening ever with...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 12:40 PM
"Hotel Transylvania" will suck the life out of its rivals at the box office this weekend, as the animated monster flick is set to dominate ticket sales.
The 3-D film should easily claim the No. 1 position with a solid debut of around $35 million,...
| Sep 26, 2012
“I can imagine a young actor having a leading role in this big action movie saying, ‘What do you mean? You’re casting me but you want to change my face?’” says Rian Johnson of his awesome sci-fi thriller “Looper,&...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 11:38 PM
5:30 - 9 a.m. Jonathon Brandmeier
7:05 a.m. Billy Dec joins Johnny B to talk about his new bar and how you can make it your own.
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Mike McConnell
11:35 a.m. Mike McConnell finds out from a marketing professor if size really...
| Sep 19, 2012
Myrmecologist E.O. Wilson had been out "anting" before we talked during the Sun Valley Writers Conference. He found some specimens to send back to Harvard, where he made his reputation researching insect colonies and a lot more, including sociobiology,...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 6:03 PM
In tonight's medical watch, science fiction meets rehabilitation.
With the flip of a switch someone who is paralyzed stands up, moves forward and feels the sensation of being able to walk again.
The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago conducted study...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 9:02 PM
VIDEO GAME REVIEW “Borderlands 2” puts a happy face on the apocalypse. What makes the barren rocky terrain and endless ......
| Sep 14, 2012
| 1:19 PM
"Liesl & Po" by Lauren Oliver
"Liesl and Po" is about a girl, a boy, a ghost, and a ghost pet. Will (the boy), confuses a box containing ashes of Henry Morbower, who is Liesl's father, with the most powerful magic in the world. Liesl is locked in the...