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December 2007

SF Tidbits for 12/31/07

Tim Pratt (Blood Engines) invents a new literary movement at John Scalzi’s Whatever blog. The Agony Column has part one of a podcast-interview with Charles Stross [...]

December 31, 2007 // 3 Comments

Tube Bits For 12/31/2007

Just before Christmas, Art Asylum released two pictures of their new retro Galactica minimates figures. These are cool beyond words, and they go nicely with the minimates for [...]

December 31, 2007 // 4 Comments

POLL RESULTS: Reading Over the Holidays

Here are the results of the latest SF Signal poll. QUESTION Do you read more or less over the holidays? RESULTS (95 total votes) Comments this week: “Well, it really [...]

December 31, 2007 // 1 Comment

Sunday Cinema – Firefly: The Train Job

Last week we showed you a bunch of science fiction TV episodes from Hulu. Today we’re going to bring you the next episode of one of the best, if shortest, science [...]

December 30, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/30/07

Recently free fiction at ManyBooks.net: “Damned If You Don’t” by Randall Garrett (1960). The Time Traveler Show podcasts “The Velvet Glove” By [...]

December 30, 2007 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 12/29/07

Jeanne Robinson, co-author Stardance with husband Spider Robinson, will be the first to perform zero-gravity choreography onboard a “vomit-comet” free-fall jet, [...]

December 29, 2007 // 2 Comments

Friday YouTube: Nichelle Nichols Sings!

Today is the birthday of Nichelle Nichols (Star Trek‘s Lt. Uhura). What better way to do a Friday YouTube than with Nichelle singing “Know What I Mean?” [...]

December 28, 2007 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits For 12/28/2007

Adult Swim is showing every single episode of Futurama from now until the crack of Midnight, January 1st, 2008 (see the schedule for times and episodes). I believe it [...]

December 28, 2007 // 0 Comments

The Science of Science Fiction

Slice of SciFi looks at The Science of Science Fiction: Science Fiction involves buying into the premise of a scientific “reality” that often pushes, even [...]

December 28, 2007 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/28/07

Readers Voice interviews Ann VanderMeer, Editor of Weird Tales: “The fantasy element can give the writer the freedom to explore topics and ideas that may come across as [...]

December 28, 2007 // 0 Comments

Subterranean Online Winter 2008 Issue

Subterranean Press has just started posting the Winter 2008 issue of Subterranean Online. Here’s what available now, with more to come in the weeks ahead: Audio: [...]

December 27, 2007 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/27/07

At Omnivoracious, Jeff VanderMeer interviews Peter S. Beagle: “…there are fiction writers out there who are so good at bringing the literal stink of a certain [...]

December 27, 2007 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits For 12/27/2007

Just before Christmas, Universal quietly (as if they would make a big about this one) released Battlestar Galactica 1980 on DVD. If only they had released it in November, [...]

December 27, 2007 // 0 Comments

The Sleeper Awakens! (New Dune Movie A Go)

Director Peter Berg confirmed that a new Dune movie is ready to go, and that the writer’s strike is the only thing holding it back. Presumably that means there’s [...]

December 26, 2007 // 10 Comments

MOVIE REVIEW: Bender’s Big Score

REVIEW SUMMARY: Futurama returns in a glorious tour de force! Rivaled by only such classics as Casablanca and To Kill a Mockingbird this seminal film is an instant [...]

December 26, 2007 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 12/26/07

Yummy Xmas leftovers: The Daily Pop features A Batman Christmas Carol. Recently free fiction at ManyBooks.net: “But, I Don’t Think” by Randall Garrett [...]

December 26, 2007 // 0 Comments

It’s a Sci Fi Christmas – Firefly

We wrap our Christmas science fiction extravaganza of shows with the poster child for great science fiction killed too early by no nothing execs. I’m speaking, of [...]

December 25, 2007 // 2 Comments

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