Rumor: Disney May Be Retiring "Slave Leia" Merchandise For Good

It’s one of the most iconic outfits in Star Wars, and sci-fi in general: The metal bikini Princess Leia is forced into by Jabba the Hutt during Return of the Jedi. But it’s not without controversy—and Disney may be making moves to remove the skimpy outfit from future Star Wars marketing and merchandise for good. »11/03/15 6:00pm11/03/15 6:00pm

Seeing Princess Leia As a Mr. Potato Head Is a Little Unsettling

If you grew up around the same time the Star Wars movies originally hit theaters, you probably had a childhood crush on Princess Leia. But seeing the character in her Slave Leia costume as a Mr. Potato Head will probably leave you feeling a little confused, awkward, and with a strange affection towards french fries. »7/21/15 2:20pm7/21/15 2:20pm

Breakthrough in Holographic Tech Makes 3D Sets 5 to 10 Years Away

Holographic television sets may be only a few years off thanks to a new breakthrough in 3D technology. Researchers at the University of Arizona said they had made the first updatable 3D displays with memory, a prerequisite for getting any holographic image to move. With the new technology, displays can now be erased… »10/07/08 2:00am10/07/08 2:00am