May 16, 2013 There were some tense moments when Doctor Who fans showed up at a Star Wars convention. There was no battle between the two alien nations. But what would happen if the Doctor met Darth Vader?
May 4, 2013 Today is May 4, unofficially known as Star Wars Day — seemingly for the lone reason that it presents an opportunity for people to tell one another, "May the Fourth be with you." Fans of the George Lucas films are breaking out costumes and photos, and generally letting their Jedi flag fly.
January 13, 2013 The White House rejects a petition asking the United States to build a Star Wars inspired Death Star by 2016. Among the reasons cited: government policy "does not support blowing up planets."
October 30, 2012 The studio announced it would continue the Star Wars movie franchise with a seventh film due to be released in 2015, and others to follow. Disney also owns Marvel, which it bought for $4 billion in 2009.
July 25, 2012 Contributor Adam Frank has an op-ed in The New York Times that argues we're not going to be traveling the cosmos any time soon, if ever.
January 2, 2012 The British Olympian was a fencer who taught swordplay to actors, choreographed scenes and was a stunt double when expertise was required.
April 11, 2011 History and fantasy mixed a bit at the Ohio Statehouse.
November 29, 2010 Many fans think Empire was the best of the "original" Star Wars movies. What's your opinion?
November 12, 2010 If you were a Stormtrooper and you owned a DeLorean, which direction would you travel in time?
October 18, 2010 All Tech Considered takes an in-depth look at what goes into carving the most seasonal of geek crafts, an R2-D2 jack-o'-lantern, with pumpkin sculptor Noel Dickover.