Colorado Springs Gazette profiles Kevin J. Anderson, author of Slan Hunter, sequel to the A.E. van Vogt book Slan. David Louis Edelman has finished writing
, the sequel to MultiReal . InfoQuake SciFi Weekly interviews
Neil Gaiman. At Strange Horizons,
Adam Roberts reviews (with some spoilers for U.S. fans). “Not only is Doctor Who Season 3 Doctor Who a kids’ show, its great glory inheres in that fact.” [via Big Dumb Object and Nicholas Whyte] Also at Strange Horizons, free fiction from Tim Pratt: “
Artifice and Intelligence“. At SciFi Wire, John Joseph Adams profiles
Matthew Jarpe, author of . Radio Freefall At the newly-redesigned site SF Novelists, Tobias Buckell asks: “
Is the novel dead?” — “The exact form of the novel may change, but the act of writing words in order to create an experience in a reader’s head offers an advantage in fiction you won’t find in movies: the ability to live in someone else’s mind for the duration of a story.” Heavy Reading:
The Mathematics Behind Quantum Computing in two parts. [via arsTechnica] Real science: Scientists have discovered
a new way of levitating tiny objects – paving the way for future applications in nanotechnology. Cool. Now where’s my jetpack?
author Deadstock Jeffrey Thomas is “always a bridesmaid and never a bride”.
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