Sci-Friday #103 – Star Wars Art – Fun Scifi Stuff

Remember in The Mandalorian where they rocked a stolen AT-ST on planet Sorgan? Did you wonder to yourself – “I wonder what it looks like inside?” This guy did, and for Sci-Friday, we celebrate Max Degtyarev’s detailed cross-section Star Wars art of what it looks like inside the captured Empire scout tank. Mandalorian fanart: Raiders’ …

Sci-Friday #103 – ZORG Industries ZF1 from ‘The Fifth Element’

Ever look at a scifi ray gun and wish you could have one? You aren’t the only one. For this Sci-Friday, enjoy a real-life ZORG Industries ZF1 from ‘The Fifth Element.’ According to the builder, he’d been working on the software and hardware for over a year. Now it’s finally ready to show off! ‘The …

Mars Perseverance Parachute Has a Hidden Secret Message

Ooh, ooh – this is totally awesome! The Mars Perseverance parachute contains a hidden secret message! Hidden messages have been a geeky thing ever since nerds first began. CalTech, for example, has had a long-running contest to hide the initials DEI wherever they could, with bonus points for putting it on Mount Everest or the …

Sci-Friday #102: Billy West – Futurama Voice Actor Bloopers

If you love scifi, you love Futurama – it’s that simple. Matt Groenig’s love letter to pop culture and science fiction included some of the top voice actors in Hollywood including a guy named Billy West. Billy, if you didn’t already know, had already built a successful voice career doing Ren and Stimpy. He went …