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Firefly Lands on The Science Channel!

by on February 17, 2011

Well I’ll be gorrammed! The Science Channel has acquired the rights to Joss Whedon’s kick-ass Space Western. Additionally, outlaw physicist Michio Kaku will do interstitials within the show discussing the science behind its principles. DOUBLE NERD SCORE.

You won’t be able to take the sky from me starting March 6th at 8p for the two hour pilot, followed by the first ep at 10p, and then each successive Sunday. At this time there don’t seem to be any plans for new episodes, but the way TV works is, IF YOU WATCH IT THE NETWORK WILL MAKE MONEY AND THEN PROBABLY MAKE MORE BECAUSE MONEY IS RAD.

Read a brief interview with Nathan Fillion about this awesomeness at ew.com.