Science Fiction

Syndicated The Diverse Influences Of Sci-Fi Game Design

Hello Games’ No Man's Sky is one of the most visually interesting games of the past decade. But where does its approach to sci-fi come from?

Advertising From Literacy Tools to Office Welcome Mats, Brand Essences Begin With the Right Question

SVA alum and Co-Founder of Quill, Thomas Calabrese, on understanding branding through a blend of meaning, reverence and individuation

Design Flying Cars and Hoverboards Populate Past Visions of Future Cities

From concepts of airborne cities to proposals for a dome over Manhattan, these grand plans and unbuildable designs set high expectations

Plastic Galaxy Documentary Explores World Of 'Star Wars' Toys

A documentary dives into the creation, proliferation and collection of Kenner figurines in the 1970s from the sci-fi classic

Design 'Doctor Who' Latest Villains Are 3D Printing Mistakes

Similar to glitch art, 3D printing mistakes are celebrated as inspiration for special effects and design

Home Sci-Fi Fantasy Fused with Specialist Factual History in Historical Documentary

Plazma Design created an archive of realistic images and film for the History Channel's 'Great Martian War' program

Design Toy Invasion Photos Input LEGO Star Wars In Real World Settings

Artist Benoit Lapray used digital photography and retouching to create his image series

Gaming & Play IKEA Death Star Lamp Inspired by the Empire

Exploding pendant lamp is the perfect way to make your home more sci-fi

Innovation MIT Develops A Book That Lets You Feel The Protagonist's Pain

Researchers have developed a story that uses temperature and lighting to mimic the experiences of the hero.

Advertising A Look Back At The Life Of Science-Fiction Writer Iain Banks

The writer's former press officer recounts their warm friendship.

Home The Future Of The Geek: Has Outsider Culture Become Mainstream?

Now that 'geek chic' is in the dictionary, and Topshop is selling 'dork' T-shirts can this group really be viewed as outsiders?

New Spike Jonze Movie Has Man Fall In Love With An Operating System [Video]

Joaquin Phoenix plays a socially-reclusive writer who falls in love with his computer's AI operating system.

Syndicated The Creators Project: Could Hollywood Flicks Exist Without The Visual FX?

Author Kevin Holmes examines VFX technology in the concept and creation of blockbusters in light of recent bankruptcy scandals.

Advertising Are Daleks Pop Art Masterpieces?

Raymond Cusick-designed villian, featured in Doctor Who, is both artistically confusing and intriguing.