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November 2008

Pon Farr Mountain

Trek Slash…the savior of low content days… [via Topless [...]

November 30, 2008 // 3 Comments

SF Tidbits for 11/30/08

Ellen Kushner’s The Golden Dreydl has been adapted for Broadway as The Klezmer Nutcracker, running December 6th 2008 through January 2009, and features Kushner in the [...]

November 30, 2008 // 0 Comments

Do Science Fiction Fans Hate Libraries?

OK that might be a little extreme, but hear me out. My friend Megan is a librarian at a major metropolitan library. She recently asked me “why don’t sci-fi and [...]

November 29, 2008 // 47 Comments

Salvage Mission

The band How I Became the Bomb offers up this SciFi music video for their song “Salvage Mission”. [via Gerry [...]

November 29, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 11/29/08

Crackle is streaming Gattaca, the 1997 genetic engineering SciFi film starring Ethan Hawke, Uma Thurman and Jude Law. Great film. The Dragon Page interviews T. A. Pratt (Dead [...]

November 29, 2008 // 0 Comments

The Giant Gila Monster

When I was younger, Channels 9 and 11 in New York used to show monster movies on Thanksgiving weekend. In that spirit, we offer you The Giant Gila Monster in which “a [...]

November 28, 2008 // 7 Comments

SF Tidbits for 11/28/08

Interviews & Profiles: @BookSpotCentral: Hal Duncan (Escape from Hell!): “…I grew up on all those old SF novels that were 150 pages max. I love that stuff, [...]

November 28, 2008 // 0 Comments

Send Tobias Buckell Your Best Wishes

Tobias Buckell, author of Crystal Rain, Ragamuffin, and Sly Mongoose, is back in the hospital today due to a pulmonary embolism. Head on over to his blog and wish him well. [...]

November 27, 2008 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 11/27/08

Interviews & Profiles: @SFScope: James Patrick Kelly (The Wreck of the Godspeed). @Concept Sci-fi: Andy Remic (Biohell). Locus Magazine posts interview excerpts with [...]

November 27, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 11/26/08

Interviews & Profiles: @Whatever: Christopher Barzak (The Love We Share Without Knowing). @The Nebula Awards: Kij Johnson (The Fox Woman and Fudoki). @Eldritch-Infernal: [...]

November 26, 2008 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Hater by David Moody

REVIEW SUMMARY: Part mainstream novel, part thriller, part social science fiction novel, but best at the latter. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A series of outbreaks of sudden, [...]

November 25, 2008 // 1 Comment

Octavia Butler and the Devil Girl From Mars

Divers and Sundry had this awesome find…it’s Devil Girl From Mars and is the film that author Octavia Butler credits for inspiring her to write science fiction: [...]

November 25, 2008 // 1 Comment

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