RIP Glen Larson, Creator Of Battlestar Galactica, Knight Rider And More

Legendary TV creator Glen A. Larson has passed away at the age of 77 from esophageal cancer. He created the original Battlestar Galactica TV series, brought Buck Rogers to TV, and the kitschy '80s hit Knight Rider and the less fortunate but cult favorite Manimal and Automan series. » 11/16/14 4:53pm 11/16/14 4:53pm

Headphones For All Your Needs, Sony Lightning Speaker Dock [Deals]

Whatever your audio needs, we've got you covered with deals on three excellent sets of headphones today. First up is Klipsch Image ONE Gen 2 on-ear headphones complete with in-line controls for $50. » 2/14/14 1:45pm 2/14/14 1:45pm

Watch the New Battlestar Galactica Series Right Here

There's a new Battlestar Galactica series starting today. Called Blood & Chrome, it's the first part of SyFy movie that will premiere next February. It looks like an action packed war and adventures movie. Update: it's out. You can watch it above. » 11/09/12 11:03am 11/09/12 11:03am

The Kids' Battlestar Galactica Viper Simulator Flies At Last!

The kids who kickstarted a Battlestar Galactica Viper simulator project back in March actually managed to get it up and flying at Maker Faire 2012! It rotates in every direction, as anticipated. It is quite an amazing achievement. » 5/21/12 5:20pm 5/21/12 5:20pm

These Kids Are Building a Battlestar Galactica Viper

They are a group of five high school students from Marin and San Francisco. They build projects for MakerFaire before and now they want to do something really amazing: build a full BSG Viper simulator with 360-degree motion in all directions. » 3/20/12 4:20pm 3/20/12 4:20pm

Go Gorge Yourself on Battlestar Galactica Props Right the Frak Now

Ever wanted to own an actual Cylon? Of course you did, and this might be your best chance. The Official Battlestar Galactica Props and Costumes Auction has a ton of set-used pieces up for grabs. » 8/24/11 3:45pm 8/24/11 3:45pm

Cosplay-Playing, Sex-Offending Copper Lands In More Trouble After…

You think you'd lay off Facebook for a while if arrested for six sex-related offences, but ex-deputy police officer Nathan James Gastineau of California found his bail rose from $150,000 to $350,000 after quoting Admiral Cain's speech on Facebook. » 8/05/11 10:40am 8/05/11 10:40am

Of Egyptian Protests and Admiral Adama

Making the rounds on Reddit this weekend is a apt quote from a famous-yet-fictional science fiction character. As the unrest continues in Egypt, these TV show lines have coincidentally taken on real world applications. The situation remains serious. [Reddit] » 1/30/11 1:00pm 1/30/11 1:00pm

Netflix Dances on Blockbuster's Grave, Adding SNL and Frakking …

In what may be the 21st century content delivery equivalent of hanging your enemy's skulls from the parapet, Netflix has announced a deal to bring Battlestar, every episode of SNL, and more to Watch Instantly the day after Blockbuster's demise. » 9/24/10 8:40am 9/24/10 8:40am

Battlestar Rubycon Is More Than Four Nerdy Feet of Lego Goodness

The epic space opera battles of Battlestar Galactica may have given way to the subtler, soap opera fare of Caprica, but that doesn't mean we can't revisit the series from time-to-time with a monstrous 4'9" Lego build or two. » 4/11/10 2:00pm 4/11/10 2:00pm

This Week's Gaming Stories You Cannot Miss

We've all heard about the PlayStation Move by now, but a lot of other neat stuff happened this week in video games, including God of War III's release, Civ 5 details and...a Battlestar Galactica MMO?? » 3/12/10 8:10pm 3/12/10 8:10pm

Battlestar Galactica Meets the Beastie Boys For Sabotage Perfected

Battlestar Galactica is one of the best TV shows of the last decade. And the Beastie Boys' Sabotage video is one of the best music videos, well, ever. What happens when you combine the two? Sweet, sweet perfection. » 3/11/10 8:00pm 3/11/10 8:00pm

Remainders - The Things We Didn't Post: Best and Brightest Edition

In today's Remainders: excellence. Carlos Slim overtakes Bill Gates as the world's richest man; Battlestar Galactica and the Beastie Boys get mashed-up real good; Everquest data is a motherlode for behavior scientists, and more! » 3/11/10 6:17pm 3/11/10 6:17pm

Earth's Twin is on the Cusp of Being Discovered, Says Dome-Headed…

Long, long ago, in a galaxy far, far away, I was a sucker for Battlestar Galactica (while these days I merely mix my sci-fi metaphors. Boldly.) Anyway, Earth's twin is due to be discovered this year - says Michael Mayor. » 1/29/10 6:21am 1/29/10 6:21am

DVR List Provides a Who's Who of Underrated TV Shows

Nielsen's list of the top ten "time-shifted" prime time TV shows takes stock of whose ratings benefited the most from DVR in 2009. What do they have in common? They're all the shows you keep begging your friends to watch.

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Cylon Cake: I Got Dibs On The Working Red Eye

Kudos to the talented chefs behind this Cylon cake with a working red eye. Of course, I wouldn't want to be the one cutting this thing up with a knife. [SciFi Wire] » 11/24/09 10:00pm 11/24/09 10:00pm

Create Your Own Cylon Pumpkin

Those evil, evil people at Evil Mad Scientist are already setting up for Halloween with their new version of their Cylon jack-o'-lantern. Now you can buy your own Larson Scanner Kit to do exactly the same. » 10/01/09 11:20pm 10/01/09 11:20pm

Battlestar Galactica Movie Is Official

Just a quick bit out of Hollywood: Universal confirmed that a Battlestar Galactica movie is on the way and will be Produced and Directed by Valkyrie chief Bryan Singer. The movie will not pick up where the SyFy TV Show left off, but rather fall in line more with the original series from the 1970s. Original creator… » 8/14/09 9:20pm 8/14/09 9:20pm

Galactica Easter Egg: Ancient Cylon Could Actually Be Luke's Father

If you haven't watched the season finale of Galactica, don't read this. But if you have, it's time for a definitive revelation hidden in one of the latest episodes of the series: Luke's father was really a Cylon. » 6/16/09 8:40am 6/16/09 8:40am