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December 2004

SFSignal – 2004 In Review

Since John did a retrospective on his SF experiences of 2004, I thought I’d take a look at the big, blue SFS’ 2004 went, both in terms of content and traffic. It [...]

December 31, 2004 // 4 Comments


Continuing the tradition started last year, this is a year-end wrap up for my sf/fantasy/horror experiences for 2004. These are not necessarily things that first appeared [...]

December 30, 2004 // 2 Comments

Free SF!

Author Mike Brotherton has released his Star Dragon novel under a Creative Commons Licenese and it is downloadable, for free, in a variety of tasty formats. I’ve never [...]

December 29, 2004 // 2 Comments

REVIEW: Cordelia’s Honor

REVIEW SUMMARY: Oustanding, simply one of the best. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: These two books follow the character of Cordelia Naismith as she meets her husband and begins [...]

December 29, 2004 // 0 Comments

Sin City Trailer

No, not Las Vegas, but a movie adaptation of a comic book. Apple has the newest trailer available. Wow, what an interesting looking film. I may put this one on the ‘to [...]

December 28, 2004 // 0 Comments

POLL RESULTS: Quality of a Film Adaptation

Here are the results of the latest SF Signal poll. QUESTION In general, do you dismiss the quality of a film adapted from a book before seeing the film? RESULTS &nbsp(12 [...]

December 27, 2004 // 0 Comments

Snowing in Houston

I am sure this probably does not really fit the category of Sci Fi but its still a bit odd to see it actually snowing in Houston. And it feels a bit more like Christmas for [...]

December 24, 2004 // 5 Comments

The physics of Santa

Some researchers have spent some time figuring out if its physically possible for Santa to travel around the world on a single evening, and the results are found here. The [...]

December 24, 2004 // 1 Comment

More Bunny Theater

This time, _It’s a Wonderful Life in 30 seconds. With bunnies. In case you didn’t know or couldn’t tell by the headline. No related [...]

December 23, 2004 // 3 Comments

From Farscape to SG-1

Both Ben Browder and Claudia Black join the Stargate SG-1 this next season. It should be interesting to see how he fits into this series. And before somebody makes a snide [...]

December 23, 2004 // 3 Comments


You know you wanted it, now you can have it. A gallery of pulp SF magazine covers containing Babes in Space! I bet Pete has already hit the link… No related [...]

December 23, 2004 // 1 Comment

Website Facelifts

‘Tis the season to get facelifts, Fa-la-la-la-la La-la-la-la! Two sf-relates websites got facelifts this week: the newly redesigned SciFi Wire (The Sci Fi [...]

December 22, 2004 // 2 Comments


Another edition of The Internet Review of Science Fiction is available, featuring: Editorial: Looking Forward Interview: Arvid Nelson (co-creator of Rex Mundi comic book [...]

December 22, 2004 // 0 Comments

SF Video Games

Over at Locus Magaine Online Lucius Cook has written a piece about Science Fiction Video games. No related [...]

December 22, 2004 // 0 Comments

Horror Movie Trailers Aplenty

Seems like horror movies are not is short supply. Witness trailers for The Ring 2, The Amityville Horror (remake) and High Tension. I bet they’re still nowhere near as [...]

December 21, 2004 // 1 Comment

Two Thumbs Up…In Spaaaaace! points us to an article by serious sf fanboy Rober Ebert about growing up with science fiction. Did you know he was buds with Charles Emmerson Winchester III? No [...]

December 21, 2004 // 0 Comments

SFSignal…Now with Basic PDA Support!

View SFSignal on the go with the PDA-friendly URL Basically, it’s the same home page as the normal version, but the left and right [...]

December 20, 2004 // 8 Comments

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