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Hot & Best: Joss, Nathan, George, Ridley ... they're all here!
Blastr Staff

This week's edition of Hottest Stories and Best Comments brings out some of our favorite people, such as Nathan Fillion, George Lucas, Ridley Scott, Joss Whedon, Christopher Eccleston, Cybermen, Thor, Weeping Angels, Oz, Arrow, and the Huntress. And, oh yeah: Check out the really cute Bantha-doggy!

Hottest & Best & Beautiful: Thor, WW, Who, Cap & more!
Blastr Staff

This week's edition of Hottest Stories and Best Comments brings you all things beautiful. Click through for pics of Thor and his new costume, a Western-clad Doctor Who, sexy Vampire Diaries cast, a kick-ass Legend of Zelda room, Avengers #1 art, a failed Wonder Woman ... and Chris Evans' razor-sharp nipples. Also [REDACTED] dies! He's murdered by [REDACTED]!

13 awesome sci-fi weather control devices that made a difference
Trent Moore

If we could just control the weather, we could probably do a lot of good—stopping everything from global warming to devastating earthquakes. But, judging by the sci-fi track record, mastering weather control technology doesn't usually end well.

32 awesomely horrific album covers to rock your Halloween world
Matthew Jackson

There's room for a little horror fun everywhere, even in our music, and often the easiest place to find it is the album cover. It's most prominent in the metal genre—where bands like Cannibal Corpse have been churning out brutal album art for decades—but if you keep looking, you also find creepy covers in the most unlikely places.

TV THIS WEEK: Felicia Day gets Eurekified, True Blood and more!
Kathie Huddleston

Doesn't it seem like a full roster of summer cable TV in any given week is more fun than any given week of network TV? Felicia Day geeks out to join the cast of Eureka, Bill goes up against the witches in True Blood and Scott battles his inner wolf as his second full moon approaches on Teen Wolf.

13 DVD gifts sure to turn non-fans into sci-fi lovers

Want to give a little something geeky to help the people in your life understand why you love sci-fi? Here's a DVD gift guide with the perfect cinematic presents for those close to you, from parents to lovers to Santa himself.

18 brilliant retro sci-fi movie posters

The mad geniuses at Austin's Alamo Drafthouse theater commission new posters of both classic genre TV shows and movies as well as new releases. And the sparkly awesome they get back from noted graphic designers is too good not to share.

We ALL have our sci-fi TV blind spots—what's YOURS?

We're all geeks here, so we can be honest: We've all got the show that we know we should watch, but don't. The hole in our otherwise-impenetrable nerd repertoire. I'll show you mine if you show me yours.

10 terrific voices behind great sci-fi characters

Darth Vader, Optimus Prime, and the Joker are all sci-fi legends, but you know something? If not for the faceless actors and actresses—some famous, some not—who gave sound and fury to some of pop culture's most beloved characters, they'd be nothing but MIMES.

Will Aronofsky reteam with Jackman for X-Men Origins: Wolverine 2?

Darren Aronofsky was briefly flirting with the idea of directing the Superman reboot. But now that Zack Snyder has gotten the gig, what's a director to do? Why, move on to another superhero, of course!

Happy Labor Day

Happy Labor Day to all the readers of Blastr. We just wanted to let you know that we're on a slightly reduced posting schedule Monday due to the holiday here in the U.S.

19 upcoming superhero movies you need to know about

Ever since Spider-Man came out in 2002 and set all kinds of records for making money, the movie industry has gone crazy for...

5 big-budget sci-fi films that actually got their science right

My old friends know better than to go see movies with me. Sure, I always yell at the screen when a movie spaceship make a "whooshing" noise when it flies past, but at least I don't throw popcorm: at a pro-rated 10 cents or so per kernel, it's simply not cost-effective. But at my best I still mutter under my breath, and sometimes even take notes for my blog.

Image of the Day: Where Daleks REALLY come from

Image of the Day: Where Daleks come from....

10 developments will change everything on Eureka (spoilers)
Kathie Huddleston

On the season four premiere of Syfy's Eureka, everything will change for our heroes, said Eureka's creator and executive producer Jaime Paglia.