10 little-known facts about the creator of the robot R2-D2 - the cult character of "Star Wars"
Tony Dyson may not be as well known as George Lucas, but his contribution to Star Wars is simply impossible to overestimate. The visual effects specialist came up with eight…

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12 unexpected facts about the most charming hero of "Star Wars" R2-D2 Droid
Many heroes of the cult epic fantasy saga "Star Wars", appearing about 40 years ago, became an integral part of pop culture. One of them is the charming astromech droid…

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7 popular misconceptions that people continue to believe because of the TV series
It’s hard to find someone who didn’t like any movies. At the same time, since childhood, we are told that everything in life is not at all like on a…

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Star Wars Technologies: 8 scientific developments based on the film

Long ago, in a far-away … studio, film director George Lucas created one of the most original and iconic works of science fiction – the Star Wars cult franchise. Almost 40 years later, the ideas presented in his films are still the foundations of this genre, and even more so – some scientists are trying to translate them into life. Continue reading

Legends come alive: a flying model of a starship from Star Trek
The flying model of the famous starship on a remote control from the popular Star Trek sci-fi media franchise created a real sensation in the community of fans of the…

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7 James Bond Gadgets That Have Been Real
In the James Bond spy movie series, there is the character Kew, who regularly supplies 007 with the most fantastic devices developed in his lab. Years go by, and many…

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From X-rays to computers: 9 technological forecasts, which turned out to be false
The level of technology has always been considered one of the main components of the development of society. Today, representing the world of the future, most often dream of a…

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Enchanting kinolyapy: 9 most unreliable science fiction films
Science fiction is a special genre in cinema, which is far from easy to shoot. Almost any fantastic film implies a large budget and complex special effects. Many of the…

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