Daily Podcast: In Space There’s No Room To Eat A Sandwich

On the November 16, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film weekend editor Brad Oman and senior writer Ben Pearson to talk about the latest film and tv news, including William Goldman, Creed II, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, Thor, FilmStruck, and A24. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on […]

Football Manager 2019: No official eSports for FM19 but “watch this space”

Football Manager 2019 has been praised for its accessibility, new features connected to training and the new UI upgrades. And while there will always be room for improvement, FM19 is shaping up to be a high point for the Sports Interactive series. Fans have noted the changes made to the game so far, with plenty […]

The Kepler space telescope’s end has finally come

The time has finally come to say goodbye to Kepler, the spacecraft that exceeded expectations throughout its mission and has so far confirmed more than 2,600 planets outside of our solar system. In March, NASA warned that Kepler’s end might be nearing as it was running very low on fuel, and scientists running the spacecraft […]

Star Wars Bits: The Mandalorian Sparks Rumors, Jabba Sparks Romance, and Space Pirates Spark Chaos

In this edition of Star Wars Bits: A whole lot of leaks from The Mandalorian set Space Pirates attack the Platform in Star Wars Resistance Jabba the Hutt has a make out session with Venom Pedro Pascal leaves the galaxy far, far away before he enters it And more! Anyway, here's Venom making out with […]

New ‘Killer Klowns from Outer Space’ and ‘Critters’ Movies in the Works at SyFy

In recent years, SyFy has become known for their intentionally abysmal programming efforts such as the Sharknado franchise and other monster movies. But they’ve also been responsible for praiseworthy efforts like Battlestar Galactica, The Expanse, Channel Zero and the upcoming Nightflyers and Deadly Class. That makes us wonder just what to expect from their most […]

Paul Allen—Microsoft co-founder, Seahawks owner, and space pioneer—dies at 64

(credit: Miles Harris) Paul Allen, who with Bill Gates founded Microsoft, has died at the age of 65. His death comes shortly after he resumed treatment for non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma; the cancer had returned after being in remission for nine years. Allen was a Seattle native and went to high school with Gates. The two kept […]

Laika: Forget historic tragedy, this first space dog saves alien planets

Trailer for Laika The story of Laika—the first pup launched into space—has been documented everywhere from Ars Technica to Arcade Fire songs. This decidedly tragic tale starts with Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev wanting to press his country’s perceived space advantage over the United States after the USSR’s Sputnik had beaten US efforts into the heavens […]