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The First Science Fiction Movie Filmed in Space

Video game entrepreneur Richard Garriott took a camera with him during his recent stay on the International Space Station. He and the astronauts put it to good use by filming a short film called Apogee of Fear. In this gripping story, the inhabitants of the ISS discover that too much oxygen is being consumed to [...]

Tom Servo and Crow Look More Attractive Than I Remembered

Tony Ponce of Destructoid offers this photo of a well-done cosplay from Dragon*Con. That’s Tom Servo and Crow T. Robot from Mystery Science Theater 3000. Are Joel and Mike going to be female, too? Link -via The Mary Sue

10 Crocheted Science Fiction Figures

You wouldn’t have known it before the age of the internet, but yarn crafts can be very geeky. Knitting and crocheting are examples of digital art, so to speak, as the patterns are strings of information rendered in bits. Some craftsters are science fiction fans as well, which gives us some great crochet projects to [...]

Crochet Tom Servo

Sure, we all miss MST (MST3K – Mystery Science Theater 3000). But the show lives on forever in our hearts, on our DVD shelves, and through our geektastic arts & crafts. Craftster user MageAkyla has created her very own chibi Tom Servo, and you can too, with her step-by-step walkthrough: Link

Russian Ripoff of Mystery Science Theater 3000

(Video Link) Uhhh…. Allegedly, this is called “Project Popcorn” — a Russian version of Mystery Science Theater 3000. Crow and Tom Servo were replaced with a penguin and a dog. via Topless Robot