SpaceX set to launch critical Dragon demonstration mission tonight

A pretty day at Kennedy Space Center on Friday, as remote cameras were set up. [credit: Trevor Mahlmann for Ars Technica. ] It’s finally go time. For the first time since 2011 and the space shuttle’s retirement, a rocket and spacecraft stand on a launch pad in Florida capable of blasting humans into space. Launch time […]

Game of Thrones season 8 spoilers: Daenerys to turn into an actual dragon?

April 14 will see the world focus their attention on Game of Thrones as HBO kicks off the final season of the epic fantasy series. Plot details remain scarce and in their absence is a never-ending plethora of fan theories and speculations. One crazy one from Reddit provides a compelling point about Daenerys Targaryen (played […]

5 Reasons to Watch ‘The Dragon Prince’, the Best New Netflix Show No One is Taking About

Did you know it’s been almost 12 years since Netflix moved their business model from subscription-mail DVD rentals to online streaming? The company pivoted to video (sorry!) in 2007. Why am I bringing this up? Because I can recall, clear as day, having conversations at the time that boiled down to my generation telling older […]

Draconids ‘dragon meteor shower’ blaze across Russia & US skies (PHOTOS)

Lucky stargazers in Russia and North America have been treated to a spectacular cosmic display, courtesy of an age-old star constellation shaped like a space dragon. The annual Draconids meteor shower occurs every year in October, providing astronomers and amateur stargazers with an opportunity to see fiery space rock shoot across Earth’s sky. The celestial […]

Sequel Bits: ‘Edge of Tomorrow 2’, ‘Mission: Impossible’, ‘Frozen 2’, ‘How To Train Your Dragon 3’, ‘Annabelle 3’

In this edition of Sequel Bits: Christopher McQuarrie offers an update on Edge of Tomorrow 2. Christopher McQuarrie also says a Mission: Impossible spin-off about Isla Faust is unlikely. Kristen Bell helped shape her character’s story in Frozen 2. How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World is now opening a week early. Mckenna Grace joins the cast of Annabelle […]

‘The Last Sharknado’ Trailer Includes Time Travel, Dragon Sharks, and Tara Reid Clones

It’s been five years since SyFy brought the purposely stupid Sharknado to our screens. We’ve gotten a sequel each year since then, expanding the ludicrous B-movie’s mythology and bringing more and more D-list celebrities into the path of the shark infested funnel of death. But the joke has gone on too long, and the franchise […]

The Morning After: SpaceX Dragon tour and 5G phones

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Morning there! Welcome to the Morning After. Today, we’ll take you on a tour of SpaceX, it’s the beginning of the end for Telltale’s Walking Dead and there’s a new actor playing Spock. It’ll be the return of crewed space flight from the United States.SpaceX readies its spacecraft and […]

SpaceX Dragon capsule makes safe return from the ISS

Around a month ago, SpaceX launched one of its Dragon cargo capsules into space, loading it up with supplies destined for the International Space Station. Now, it has made it safely back to Earth, splashing into the Pacific Ocean just after 6PM Eastern. SpaceX tweeted the capsule’s progress throughout the day, noting its successful departure […]

Daily Podcast: Mission: Impossible, Ant-Man, Coen Bros, MIB, Hamilton, Enter the Dragon and Buffy The Vampire Slayer

On the July 25, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Chris Evangelista we’ll discuss the latest news, including Mission: Impossible – Fallout budget, Ant-Man and the Wasp cut cameo, the formula for box office success, The Coen Brothers convert a tv series […]