There are many reasons to be sad that Fringe is over. But chief among them is the fact that its passing leaves a conspicuous vacuum: there's just not a lot of science fiction on television any more. Fringe reveled in its science fiction trappings, featuring a mad scientist hero and stories about time travel, future mutants and alternate universes.
Now that Fringe is no longer with us, what's left of science fiction on television? And is there any hope that science heroes could make a comeback? Let's take stock.
So it's not true that there's no science fiction left on television. Here are some shows that are on now or coming soon:
See the list here.
Are you watching any of these?