Entertainment Archive
23 July 2014, 06:58 AM ET
The second team of comic book superheroes called "The Guardians of the Galaxy" appears in a new movie by Marvel Studios.
22 July 2014, 11:22 AM ET
"Star Wars Episode VII" director J.J. Abrams is giving fans of the franchise their first look at the new movie's updated X-Wing — a fighter plane flown in the original trilogy — in a new video.
22 July 2014, 09:25 AM ET
Star Wars Episode VII director, J.J. Abrams is giving fans yet another sneak peak at what lies ahead in the new trilogy. Check out an upgrade on an old cornerstone piece of the Star Wars franchise.
20 July 2014, 09:01 AM ET
Space.com was founded on July 20, 1999 on the 30th anniversary of NASA's Apollo 11 moon landing. Here, managing editor Tariq Malik recounts the last 15 years of Space.com, and the wonder of it all.
20 July 2014, 08:31 AM ET
The 45th anniversary of NASA's Apollo 11 moon landing is today (July 20) and just might have space fans round the world wondering what it would be like to walk on the moon. The Girl Scouts of America, it turns out, has gone even farther.
18 July 2014, 05:34 PM ET
New York City is crawling with space fans young and old this week. The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in Manhattan is hosting a festival
17 July 2014, 10:12 AM ET
General Electric is taking a 'small step' into sneaker design to commemorate the role — or rather, sole — it had in making mankind's first 'giant leap' on the moon. The company will offer its moon boot-inspired sneakers 45 years to the day after the firs
17 July 2014, 09:46 AM ET
The first moon landing, 45 years ago on Sunday (July 20), didn't just define a decade, it set a new chapter in human history. That Apollo 11 moon landing, and the U.S.-Soviet Union Space Race that led up to it, star in CNN's 'The Sixties' tonight July 17.
04 July 2014, 09:00 AM ET
In the universe of Bell's Brewery, Mars is a strong brew, Uranus a crafty potion mix and Mercury a nimble beer. Such is the thinking behind "The Planets" series of beers that Bell's is pioneering this August.
27 June 2014, 12:57 PM ET
Crater Trueblood must save Earth and his girlfriend from gene-spliced hybrids. The latest installment of Homer Hickam's Helium 3 series is available on Amazon.
27 June 2014, 10:00 AM ET
The new film "Earth to Echo" — which follows a group of kids on a journey to help save a small alien robot — might have a bit of extraterrestrial truth at its core, one alien-hunting astronomer says.
18 June 2014, 11:32 AM ET
The 'guitar god' expresses his displeasure with the sorry state of Humanity’s reach into the cosmos. 'Satch' likens space tourism flights to bad airline experiences and muses upon transporter beam practicality.
17 June 2014, 02:17 PM ET
Angry Birds and NASA have teamed up for the second time to develop a new version of the popular game. The new iteration of the Angry Birds franchise sends players to the space agency's next cosmic target — asteroids.
17 June 2014, 10:00 AM ET
The proposed Wide-field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST) mission, which NASA is designing to probe the nature of mysterious dark energy, could discover thousands of alien planets as well.
13 June 2014, 05:58 PM ET
It has been one year since the launch of the "The Astronaut Wives Club," and Lily Koppel is back in orbit.
13 June 2014, 05:40 PM ET
Lily Koppel is a best-selling author and journalist. She first hit the bestseller's list with "The Red Leather Diary," and her newest book, "The Astronaut Wives Club" (Grand Central Publishing, 2014 in paperback), is also a hit.
13 June 2014, 11:59 AM ET
After "Star Trek: The Next Generation" ended 20 years ago, producer Ron Moore got a phone call from Mike Okuda, who worked in the art department on the iconic show. Some props were being thrown out. Did Moore want them?
12 June 2014, 07:40 AM ET
The actor takes bad science to a new level in this spoof of Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey. More Second City videos here.
12 June 2014, 07:25 AM ET
Space fans can give their dads a little piece of outer space with two off-world gifts this Father's Day (June 15).
10 June 2014, 05:24 PM ET
The first season of 'Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey' hits stores today (June 10), and the newly released set of episodes is packed full of cosmic special features and other surprises.
08 June 2014, 11:00 AM ET
Carl Sagan launched 'Cosmos,' an epic 1980 TV series that brought science to the public like never before. Now, Sagan's legacy lives on in 'Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey' — a 13-episode series airing on Fox. See our complete coverage.
08 June 2014, 10:22 AM ET
'Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey' airs its final episode tonight (June 8). Take a look back at the landmark follow-up science series to Carl Sagan's iconic 1980 'Cosmos.'
06 June 2014, 06:30 AM ET
Whether you're from planet Earth or the planet Asgard, NASA wants you to face (fictional) armies from outer space.
05 June 2014, 06:31 PM ET
"You shouldn't have to be reminded that the World is worth protecting", the host of the Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey tells Space.com's @TariqJMalik at the series finale premiere in NYC.
04 June 2014, 03:52 AM ET
Is accusation-by-video-game a smart idea?
03 June 2014, 10:44 AM ET
In the new biography, 'Sally Ride: America's First Woman in Space,' released June 3 by Simon & Schuster, Lynn Sherr recounts the public, private and secret lives of her friend, the trailblazing astronaut.
31 May 2014, 07:30 AM ET
This Sunday night (June 1), the Fox TV series "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey" will send viewers to Earth's neighbor to learn about the greenhouse effect.
30 May 2014, 01:20 PM ET
Talk about warp drive. 'Star Trek: TNG' star Levar Burton's quest to reboot his 'Reading Rainbow' show of the 1980s exceeded a $1 million crowdsourcing goal in just 11 hours. In fact, it's raised more than $2.6 million so far.
29 May 2014, 03:03 PM ET
The 'Moon as Art' campaign is celebrating the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter's 5 years on-orbit. The public is asked to vote from a selection of 5 images.
29 May 2014, 11:45 AM ET
NASA astronauts are taking over New York City this week for the World Science Festival. Space agency scientists and engineers are giving presentations around New York from now until Sunday (June 1) on a variety of topics.
27 May 2014, 03:36 PM ET
The official trailer for the movie, hitting theaters in June 2014, kicks off with an interrogation of man, who has heard the mysterious 'Signal'.
23 May 2014, 02:34 PM ET
DiCaprio plans to fly aboard Virgin Galactic's suborbital SpaceShipTwo vehicle in 2015. A seat on the same flight with the actor sold for nearly $1 million Thursday (May 22) at the annual amfAR auction near Cannes, France.
21 May 2014, 07:40 PM ET
"Star Wars" fans who donate to a newly launched charity initiative have a chance to win a walk-on role in the new film, director J.J. Abrams announced in a new video that also gave a sneak peak at one of the upcoming movie's creatures.
21 May 2014, 09:00 AM ET
The director, on the set of the upcoming sequel in Abu Dhabi, makes the announcement as part of UNICEF initiative called "Force For Change". Find out more at www.omaze.com/starwars.
19 May 2014, 05:33 PM ET
If you've ever wondered what the view of Earth from space would be like set to a Pink Floyd soundtrack, wonder no more. The English band is using amazing views from the International Space Station to countdown to the May 20 launch of something.