New 'Star Wars' planet is a remote, real-life paradise here on Earth
July 18, 2016, 4:56 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Laamu Atoll in the Maldives has a surprise starring role in the events of 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.'
George Lucas' groundbreaking art museum exits Chicago
June 26, 2016, 5 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
After two years of fighting for permission to build along the city's waterfront, Lucas says he's pivoting back to California.
Animated silhouettes capture the essence of iconic films
June 3, 2016, 6:50 a.m. by Catie Leary
U.K. digital artist Ben Charman adds an extra dose of whimsy to some of our favorite films by rendering their most iconic scenes as 6-second Vine animations.
Meet the defiant grandmothers who still call Chernobyl home
April 25, 2016, 2:05 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
The compelling documentary 'Babushkas of Chernobyl' offers a haunting and beautiful picture of life in a disaster area thought lost to humanity.
DiCaprio-produced documentary about solar makes Netflix debut
April 22, 2016, 6:27 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Critically acclaimed 'Catching the Sun' offers solution to current economic crisis.
Meet the snowflake consultant for Disney's 'Frozen'
April 21, 2016, 12:14 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Physicist Kenneth Libbrecht, a leading expert on snowflake formation, is proud to have added scientific accuracy to Disney's hit musical.
Mesmerizing short film 'Wrapped' imagines NYC overtaken by plants
April 19, 2016, 6:43 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Botanophobics may want to avert their eyes.
Meet the 3 African-American female scientists who helped launch the space race
April 16, 2016, 10:04 a.m. by Kristen Bobst
‘Hidden Figures’ stars Taraji P. Henson and premieres in January 2017.