Was This Porsche George Lucas's Secret Inspiration For Luke Skywalker's…

George Lucas was a huge gearhead, growing up in the Central California car scene filled with hot rods and foreign sports cars, not unlike this Porsche 718. Surround one with stormtroopers and the influence of cars on Star Wars becomes clear. » 8/08/12 3:00pm 8/08/12 3:00pm

Was the Millennium Falcon found at the bottom of the Baltic Sea?

On June 19, maritime treasure hunters — who were looking for priceless submerged hooch in shipwrecks — discovered a 60-meter-diameter circle 87 meters under the Baltic Sea. Are these the remains of an alien vessel or Cthulhu's personal pan pizza? » 7/04/11 11:01pm 7/04/11 11:01pm