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21 of Netflix’s best science-fiction movies and TV shows

Netflix has earned a reputation for its acclaimed original sci-fi shows and movies. Critics praised “Dark” and “Stranger Things” for their inventive storytelling and ensemble casts. Some of Netflix’s sci-fi films, like “See You Yesterday,” hit critics on an emotional level. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Over the years, […]
21 of Netflix’s best science-fiction movies and TV shows
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9 predictions from old sci-fi movies that actually came true

We looked at some of the best sci-fi movies in history to see what kinds of predictions they made about technology and the world. Many predictions are hilariously inaccurate, but some have proven eerily correct decades later. Memorable movies like “Blade Runner,” “The Terminator,” and “2001: A Space Odyssey” predicted […]
9 predictions from old sci-fi movies that actually came true
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10 surprising things you didn’t know about ‘The Matrix’

“The Matrix” is a popular sci-fi action film that debuted in 1999. The film won critical acclaim and awards for its special effects and choreographed fight scenes. The idea for the film was originally conceived as a comic book. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Directed by the Lana and […]
10 surprising things you didn’t know about ‘The Matrix’
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The iconic film ‘Alien’ came out 40 years ago. A scientist explains why Hollywood depictions of extraterrestrials have changed since then.

The horror flick “Alien” hit the screen 40 years ago, in the summer of 1979. The film is one of Hollywood’s best-known sci-fi blockbusters. In the decades since “Alien” came out, depictions of aliens in movies have changed dramatically. Instead of showing extraterrestrial life as humanoid, directors have instead depicted […]
The iconic film ‘Alien’ came out 40 years ago. A scientist explains why Hollywood depictions of extraterrestrials have changed since then.
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10 beloved sci-fi shows that experts say got science wrong

Some science-fiction shows are more realistic than others. Artificial gravity, as seen on “Space: 1999” and “Star Trek,” isn’t possible. We’re centuries away from creating the organic robots of “Westworld.” Some science-fiction series are more realistic than others. But even those that emphasise technology, such as “Star Trek” and “Westworld,” […]
10 beloved sci-fi shows that experts say got science wrong
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The 69 worst science fiction movies of all time, according to critics

At its worst, the science fiction genre can produce enjoyably bad or terribly unwatchable cinema. The Metacritic data we compiled here to track the most critically panned sci-fi movies of all time finds contemporary eyesores like Netflix’s Will Smith-led “Bright” alongside older films like 1978’s “Attack of the Killer Tomatoes!” […]
The 69 worst science fiction movies of all time, according to critics
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The 100 best science fiction movies of all time, according to critics

At its best, science fiction can present a captivating, inventive picture of societal trends and flaws. The Metacritic data we compiled here to track the most critically acclaimed sci-fi movies of all time traces a lineage of great films from Stanley Kubrick’s “2001: A Space Odyssey” through the Tom Cruise-led […]
The 100 best science fiction movies of all time, according to critics
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5 science facts that ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ totally ignored

“Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” is full of incorrect dino-depictions. Everything from the colours of the dinosaurs to their roars, and even their lack of feathers, here’s five things “Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom” whiffed. Following is a transcript of the video. The newest Jurassic World instalment is upon us like a […]
5 science facts that ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ totally ignored
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All 23 episodes of Netflix’s ‘Black Mirror,’ ranked from worst to best

Warning: This post contains spoilers for episodes of “Black Mirror.” Netflix released season five of its sci-fi anthology series, “Black Mirror,” in early June to subpar reviews. The three-episode season is the show’s worst reviewed yet at 64% on Rotten Tomatoes, but “Black Mirror” is still one of Netflix’s most […]
All 23 episodes of Netflix’s ‘Black Mirror,’ ranked from worst to best
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These bionic arms make kids feel like superheroes

This company is changing the way we see prostheses. Open Bionics is a UK-based start-up tech company. Its mission is to create affordable 3D printed prostheses. They are about 30 times cheaper than other prostheses on the market. They operate using sensors attached to the skin to detect muscle movements. […]
These bionic arms make kids feel like superheroes