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‘Fate’ Off: The Franchises With Even More Installments Than ‘Fast and the Furious’

On Friday, The Fate of the Furious hits theaters, becoming the eighth movie in the car-crazy franchise. With ambitious heists, paeans to the importance of…

In Spock’s Shadow

In another life, Adam Nimoy might have been a big Star Trek fan. As a child, he loved The Outer Limits and Lost in Space;…

The World According to ‘Trekonomics’ Author Manu Saadia

Manu Saadia is many things: a Parisian, an immigrant, an erstwhile academic (formerly of the University of Chicago and the Sorbonne), a soccer devotee, a…

Why Is There Sound in Outer Space?

Science fiction has produced some of the most iconic, boundary-pushing sound effects in film and television history, from War of the Worlds’ legendary foley artistry…