Banks Announces Next Novel Will Be His Last

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Best-selling author Iain M. Banks announced on his website that his next novel, The Quarry, will be his last.

Remembering Jane Henson

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Jane Henson, who helped pioneer the Muppets with her husband Jim Henson, has passed away at age 78.

Remembering Richard Griffiths

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The actor who brought Harry Potter‘s Uncle Vernon to life on the big screen, has gone on to the next great adventure.

That IRS Star Trek Video

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The Internal Revenue Service has come under fire in the past couple of weeks — and it’s not just for changes to this year’s tax code.

Star Trek “Into Darkness” Event For Earth Hour

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Last night as the city of London went dark in recognition of the WWF’s Earth Hour, Paramount put on a special Star Trek themed light show.

Remembering Ray Cusick

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You may not know his name, but you are certain to be familiar with one of his most recognizable creations.

Remembering Stuart Freeborn

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Stuart Freeborn, the pioneering movie makeup artist best known for creating Star Wars characters Yoda, Chewbacca and Jabba the Hutt, died Tuesday in London from a combination of age related ailments. He was 98.

Gamer Goes On Fast to Protest Parents Not Letting Him Play Games

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A 20-something in China is going on a fast in protest.

No, it’s not for a political or social cause, but it’s because his parents want to restrict his time playing video games.

Nemec Injured In Boat Accident

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Actor Corin Nemec, who starred in a season of Stargate SG-1, was injured in a boat accident recently.

“Trek” Fan Who Wanted Early Look at Sequel Passes Away

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Last week, we brought you a story about how J.J. Abrams had fulfilled the wish of a dying Trek fan to see the next big-screen movie Star Trek Into Darkness.

Dying Fan Sees “Star Trek Into Darkness” Early

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J.J. Abrams has granted the wish of a dying fan to see Star Trek Into Darkness.

Remembering Gerry Anderson

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British filmmaker Gerry Anderson has passed away at the age of 83.

Anderson was the creator of such iconic genre series as Thunderbirds, UFO and Space: 1999.

Legos Help Man Propose

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Who says Legos can’t be romantic? A Star Wars fan combined his love of Legos, a galaxy far, far away and his potential future bride in a diorama recently. A photo below show the set-up, complete with a Lego stormtrooper down on one knee, proposing with a real diamond ring. We’re assuming since the diorama […]

Remembering Michael O’Hare

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Actor Michael O’Hare, who played Commander Jeffrey Sinclair on the first season of Babylon Five, has passed away.

O’Hare died Friday after suffering a heart attack a couple of days before.

How Do You Calm A Future Geek?

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How do you calm a crying baby and ensure he or she will be a future geek?