Science Fiction

Terraform

The Installation

A horrifying, dystopian science fiction short that imagines the future of big pharma.
Terence Hannum
8.9.19
Film

The Disturbing Sci-Fi Sex Scene from 'Splice' Is a Reminder Not to Mess with DNA

Recent research into human-animal hybrids raises the question: Have none of these scientists seen the 2009 film 'Splice'?
Hilary Pollack
8.2.19
DIY

These 'Stargate' Fans Spent 10 Years and $60K Building a Replica of an Atlantis Gate

Les Enfants de Mac Gyver worked together to build a 19-foot replica of a gate from 'Stargate Atlantis.' And now, they’re building another one.
Rob Dozier
6.1.19
tech-science

Leaving Earth Comes with Serious Psychological Risks

The film ‘Aniara’ asks what humans are without our home world.
Becky Ferreira
5.17.19
Opinion

What Western Media Got Wrong About China’s Blockbuster ‘The Wandering Earth’

‘The Wandering Earth’ offered an important perspective on climate change and capitalism, but the West’s reviews of the movie are distracted by a techno-Orientalist fear of China.
Muqing M. Zhang
4.2.19
tv

The Best Thing on TV This Year Was: 'The Expanse'

It's been called the sci fi 'Game of Thrones,' and 'Fight or Flight' showed us how hard the show's heroines go to protect their planet.
Nicole Clark
12.26.18
Film

The 16 Best and Baddest Sci-Fi Movies on Netflix

Because the actual science is the only fictional part of science fiction, our list of the best sci-fi movies on Netflix will take you back to the future, and forward into the past.
Emerson Rosenthal
4.15.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Fourth Season of 'Black Mirror' Finally Has a Release Date

Ring in the New Year with a horrifying new season of Charlie Brooker's sci-fi anthology series.
Beckett Mufson
12.6.17
Television

Private Memories Don't Exist in This New 'Black Mirror' Teaser

The "Crocodile" trailer is the latest look at what horrors are to come in the upcoming fourth season.
VICE Staff
11.27.17
Film

How 'Blade Runner 2049' Uses Technology to Highlight Class Inequality

Struggle is baked into the fabric of Denis Villeneuve's sci-fi universe.
Beckett Mufson
10.24.17
VICE TALKS FILM

The Cast and Crew of 'Blade Runner 2049' Reflect on the Original Film

VICE sat down with Harrison Ford, Ryan Gosling, and director Denis Villeneuve to hear how watching the classic sci-fi film inspired them to get involved with the sequel.
VICE Staff
9.22.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Five Previously Unreleased Kurt Vonnegut Stories Are Getting Published

'Complete Stories' gathers all 97 of the 'Slaughterhouse-Five' author's shorts in one powerful tome.
Beckett Mufson
9.11.17
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