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February 2005

Review: The Mote In God’s Eye

February 27, 2005 // 6 Comments

REVIEW SUMMARY: Exceptionally strong old-school space opera detailing humanity’s first contact with an alien species. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Lord Roderick Blaine, [...]

Superman Science

February 27, 2005 // 0 Comments

This is what happens when the intelligentsia reads comic [...]

Looking back…from 2020

February 27, 2005 // 0 Comments

A retrospective on the last 15 years of technological innovations viewed from 2020 – that’s the concept explored by Peter Cochrane in his Uncommon Sense article [...]

SciFi Scripts

February 26, 2005 // 2 Comments

Ran across this website that might be of interest to some. The name says it all: [...]

It’s Spaceman Spiff!

February 25, 2005 // 0 Comments

You’ve wanted it. You’ve waited for it. Now its finally happend. Now you too can own The Complete Calvin and Hobbes. Every single Calvin and Hobbes strip ever [...]

Props To The Sci Fi Channel

February 25, 2005 // 2 Comments

I know, this is an unusual thing. The lack of actual SF on SciFi makes you wonder why they call it that now, but they have done something interesting, and dare I say, [...]

Crunchy SF Gaming Goodness

February 25, 2005 // 0 Comments

A brief survey of upcoming/recently released SF(ish) games. Unreal Championship 2 – UC2 looks like an intriguing game. It’s going to try to combine the FPS genre [...]

War of the Scientologists

February 25, 2005 // 0 Comments

It’s all business on the set of War of the Worlds, where Tom Cruise has set up a Scientology tent where he can lull the cast and crew into conformance with a [...]


February 25, 2005 // 3 Comments

I alluded to it in a previous post, but thought that this might make a good topic for discussion. “Booksplitting” is the process where a publisher will buy a [...]

Hi Smiley!

February 24, 2005 // 21 Comments

🙂 I added smiley support to the blog tonight. 😀 It took a while, but I finally got it! (6) Of course, since it’s new, we’ll probably abuse the bejesus out [...]

Numa Numa Dance Kid

February 24, 2005 // 24 Comments

JP sent this link around via email last week, but I thought I’d post it to the blog because it’s just too funny not to. Remember the popularity of Star Wars Kid? [...]

More Galactica This Summer

February 23, 2005 // 4 Comments

SciFi Wire reports that Battlestar Galactica will begin shooting new episodes in March, with the new season starting this summer. Excellent news. And, in what is sure to be a [...]

SF Museum Hall of Fame Induction

February 23, 2005 // 0 Comments

The Science Fiction Museum will induct 4 new members into its Hall of Fame on May 6, 2005. Nominations by museum members are being accepted through February 28 and the [...]

Red Hot Ghibli

February 23, 2005 // 1 Comment

In case you don’t know, Studi Ghibli is a Japanese film studio that produces animated movies. It is the home of the Japanese Animation Master, Hayao Miyazaki, of [...]

Get You Fanboy Tinglies Here

February 22, 2005 // 4 Comments

That’s right, you Star Wars fanboys who don’t mind a lot of Ep. III spoilage will love this page, which shows Ep. III in a series of pictures, some animated. [...]
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