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The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix 

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Updated July 6, 2020 10k votes 1.9k voters 80.1k views 54 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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The 100 is listed (or ranked) 3 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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Black Mirror is listed (or ranked) 4 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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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 television series created by Baran bo Odar and Jantje Friese. The disappearance of two young children in the German town of Winden ...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
Star Trek: The Next Generation is an American science fiction television series created by Gene Roddenberry twenty-one years after the original Star Trek series debuted in 1966. Roddenberry, ...more

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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
Sense8 (Netflix, 2015) is an American science fiction drama web television series created by Lana and Lilly Wachowski and J. Michael Straczynski. A group of people around the world are suddenly ...more

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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
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine is a science fiction television series set in the Star Trek universe. The show is set in the Milky Way galaxy, in the years 2369–2375. In contrast to the setting of ...more

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The Rain is listed (or ranked) 14 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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Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., or simply Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., is an American television series created for ABC by Joss Whedon, Jed Whedon, and Maurissa Tancharoen, based on the Marvel ...more

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Star Trek: Voyager is listed (or ranked) 16 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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The Twilight Zone is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
The Twilight Zone is a 1959 American television anthology series created by Rod Serling. It is a series of unrelated stories containing drama, psychological thriller, fantasy, science fiction, ...more

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The Flash is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
The Flash (The CW, 2014) is an American superhero television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Andrew Kreisberg, and Geoff Johns, based on the DC Comics character. CSI Barry Allen (Grant ...more

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Limitless is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
Limitless (CBS, 2015) is an American comedy-drama television series developed by Craig Sweeny, based on the 2011 film. Brian Finch (Jake McDorman), a 28-year-old burnout and struggling musician, ...more

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Star Trek: Enterprise is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
Star Trek: Enterprise is a science fiction TV series and a prequel to the original Star Trek. The series premiered September 26, 2001, on the UPN television network with the final episode airing ...more

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Another Life is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
Another Life (Netflix, 2019) is an American drama television series created by Aaron Martin. An astronaut, Niko Breckinridge-Wallace (Katee Sackhoff) commands a crew on a mission to explore the ...more
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The Punisher 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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The OA is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
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The OA (Netflix, 2016) is an American mystery drama web television series created by Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij. After missing for seven years, Prairie (Brit Marling) reappears with her ...more

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The Shannara Chronicles ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Sci-fi Shows On Netflix
The Shannara Chronicles (MTV, 2016) is an American fantasy drama television series created by Alfred Gough and Miles Millar, and adapted from the fantasy novels by Terry Brooks. After demons ...more

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