By Kate Ward
Updated July 21, 2011 at 12:00 PM EDT

Former Buffy cast member and current Eureka star Felicia Day has become a modern sci-fi legend. Lucky for us, she was able to fit in a stop on her Comic-Con 2011 tour at EW’s VIP lounge to talk to Sandra Gonzalez about geek culture, empowering sci-fi heroines, and what’s ahead on Eureka. (Hint: Love triangle!) Click the jump to watch Day’s sit-down.