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The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix 

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Updated April 8, 2020 8.8k votes 1.7k voters 70.9k views 53 items

List Rules Only science fiction (not fantasy) shows currently streaming on Netflix.

Here are the best sci-fi shows streaming now on Netflix. Whether you're looking for shows with space exploration, alien invasions, or dystopian futures, this list of sci-fi shows currently on Netflix is regularly updated with new and popular TV series. What are the best sci-fi series to watch on Netflix

One of the best current sci-fi TV showsBlack Mirror features the dangers of advanced technology and how society can be transformed for the worse. Other good sci-fi shows on Netflix include Lost in Space, The 100, Travelers, and Altered Carbon.

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Stranger Things is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
Stranger Things (Netflix, 2016) is an American science fiction-horror web television series created by The Duffer Brothers. When a young boy (Noah Schnapp) disappears, his mother (Winona Ryder), ...more

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Altered Carbon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
Altered Carbon is an American science fiction television series created by Laeta Kalogridis, based on the novel by Richard K. Morgan. In a future where human minds are digitized and downloaded ...more

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Black Mirror is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
Black Mirror (Netflix, 2011) is a British television anthology series created by Charlie Brooker. The show features speculative fiction with dark and sometimes satirical themes that examine ...more

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The 100 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
The 100 (The CW, 2014) is an American post-apocalyptic science fiction drama television series developed by Jason Rothenberg, loosely based on the book by Kass Morgan. 97 years after a nuclear ...more

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Lost in Space is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
Lost in Space (Netflix, 2018) is an American science fiction web television series created by Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless, and a reboot of the 1965 series. After encountering a rip in ...more

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Travelers is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
Travelers (Netflix, 2016) is a science fiction television series created by Brad Wright. Hundreds of years from now, surviving humans discover how to send consciousness back through time, into ...more

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Dark is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
Dark (Netflix, 2017) is a German science fiction thriller web series created by Baran bo Odar and Jantje Friese. The disappearance of two young children in the German town of Winden brings light ...more

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Dark Matter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
Dark Matter (Syfy, 2015) is a Canadian science fiction series created by Joseph Mallozzi and Paul Mullie, based on their comic book. Onboard a starship called the Raza, six people awaken in ...more

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Star Trek: The Next Gene... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
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Colony is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
Colony (USA Network, 2016) is an American science-fiction drama television series created by Carlton Cuse and Ryan J. Condal. In the wake of a mysterious alien invasion, a family fights to stay ...more

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Sense8 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
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Love, Death & Robots... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
Love, Death & Robots (Netflix, 2019) is an American animated television anthology series. A collection of animated short stories that span various genres including science fiction, fantasy, ...more

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Star Trek: Deep Space Ni... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
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Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
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The Rain is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
The Rain (Netflix, 2018) is a Danish web series created by Mosholt Esben, Toft Jacobsen, and Christian Potalivo. After a brutal virus wipes out most of the population, two young siblings embark ...more
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The Flash is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
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Star Trek: Voyager is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
Star Trek: Voyager is a science fiction television series, set in the Star Trek universe. The show takes place during the 2370s, and begins on the far side of the Milky Way galaxy, 75,000 ...more

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Limitless is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
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The Twilight Zone is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
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Star Trek: Enterprise is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
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The Punisher is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
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Another Life is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
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3% is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
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Van Helsing is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
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The 4400 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
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