science fiction

Scientology vs. the world

by Maggie Schnieder Illustration by Masha Zhdanova   The word “Scientology” has been popping up in headlines across the country and around the world since its creation in the 1950s.
Read more

Briefs: Aug. 12, 2015

Venture to new realms with the Science Fiction + Fantasy Short Film Festival EMP Museum is now accepting entries for its 11th annual Science Fiction + Fantasy Short Film Festival
Read more

‘Interstellar’ is science fiction at its mind-bending best

With the excellent “Interstellar,” director Christopher Nolan continues his career-long crusade against mindless moviemaking. This film is an artful, operatic science fiction epic with a potent emotional core. It’s Neil deGrasse Tyson’s “Cosmos” on steroids, and my top winter break entertainment recommendation.
Read more