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10 Things You Might Not Know About Mad Max

Mad Max is one of the most iconic sci-fi movies of all time, and for good reason-it launched the career of Mel Gibson, brought a human edge to post-apocalyptic movies, and it put Australian cinema on the map for movie lovers across the globe. But did you know that Mel came to his audition sporting a [...]

12 Sci-fi Film Locations You Can Actually Visit

Of course you want to visit Pandora! We all do! But since it’s a fictional planet, maybe the next best thing would be to visit the location where Avatar was filmed. You can do that, because it was in the Keahua Arboretum in Hawaii. The arboretum is chock-full of lush and exotic plant life, just [...]

Q*Bert Cake

Q*Bert cake by Karen Portaleo of Highland Bakery – via Great White Snark If you like geeky cakes, there’s one place on the Interweb you’ve got to check out: That’s Nerdalicious blog’s “Nerd Cakes” posts. You’ll find cakes inspired by video games, sci-fi movies, Internet memes, cartoons and so on. My current favorite is the Q*Bert [...]

10 Years, 10 Best Science Fiction Films

We’ve had quite a few sci-fi movies grace our screens these past ten years, and Avatar will cap off a decade of the genre’s efforts this Friday. But which ones were good enough to make it on Sci-Fi Squad’s top ten list? Their staff narrowed the winners down to eleven, actually, with two very similar [...]

Tron Light Cycles in LEGO

LEGO MOC by 2×4 [Flickr] | Tron Photoset Tron is one of my all time favorite Sci-Fi movies and it’s a pleasure to see that almost three decades later, it’s still inspiring its fans. Here’s a fantastic diorama of the Tron Light cycles scene by Flickr user 2×4 we first spotted over at The Brothers Brick [...]