The 14 Best Sci-Fi Shows to Stream Right Now (PHOTOS)

Emily Hannemann

Theme parks with eerily humanoid robots. Zombie-infested wastelands (and equally terrifying nuclear-irradiated wastelands). The vast expanse of space, offset only by mysterious, captivating new worlds. If these settings sound like places you'd want to explore, then the shows in this gallery are perfect for you.

With the advent of streaming services, it's gotten easier to be a fan of television that strays beyond hospitals, courtrooms and living rooms in middle-class America. New shows that embrace the supernatural, the unexplained, and the just plain weird are getting easier to find, and even a single subscription offers plenty of access to unique shows that step outside the boundaries of the "real world."

Here are 14 science fiction shows we'd recommend to anyone who enjoys genre TV.

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