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Adapting Philip K. Dick

Next month, Columbia Pictures will be releasing a remake of 1990’s Total Recall, originally adapted from a story by Philip K. Dick, and author who is incredibly popular [...]

August 2, 2012 // 0 Comments

BBC on The Predictions of Philip K. Dick

The BBC recently ran an article on the preditions of Philip K. Dick. I not only point this out because it’s of interest to science fiction fans, but also because yours [...]

June 25, 2012 // 0 Comments

Uncanny Robots

It’s really remarkable and exciting to learn about the research that’s happening on robots and artificial intelligence these days. It doesn’t get as much [...]

January 9, 2012 // 3 Comments

SF Tidbits for 10/5/09

Here’s Total Dick-Head‘s First Look At Radio Free Albemuth – The Movie. At Asimov’s, Mary Robinette Kowal interviews Dr. Michio Kaku. [via Bibliophile [...]

October 5, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 10/1/09

Codex Pictures (the folks who brought you Bionicle DVD movies) announced making a CG DVD movie based on Warhammer 40,000 called Ultramarines, a “70-minute sci-fi [...]

October 1, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/29/09

Interviews & Profiles: Self-Publishing Review interviews Tessa Dick, the widow of Philip K. Dick, who has reworked the novel he was working on at the time of his death [...]

September 29, 2009 // 4 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/18/09

Interviews and Profiles: Here’s a video interview with Charles Coleman Finlay (The Patriot Witch) @Rescued By Nerds: Jeff Somers (The Eternal Prison). @Fantasy [...]

September 18, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/31/09

Scott Lynch (The Lies of Locke Lamora and Red Seas Under Red Skies) is serializing a new planetary romance called Queen of the Iron Sands. There is no cost, but the author [...]

August 31, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/29/09

The Library of America is selling the boxed set of The Philip K. Dick Collection edited by Jonathan Lethem. It contains 13 novels in 3 volumes. Episode #22 of Sofanauts [...]

August 29, 2009 // 3 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/20/09

Slate finds the graphic novel version of Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451 worrisome. [via Locus Online] Interviews & Profiles [some of these via Bibliophile Stalker]: [...]

August 20, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/8/09

AWARDS NEWS! It’s awards weekend at Anticipation. First up (with more to come!): Sidewise Awards Winners: Short Form: Mary Rosenblum for “Sacrifice” from [...]

August 8, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/7/09

The controversy over Justine Larbalestier’s cover for Liar results in a new cover. [via Bibliophile Stalker] RainTaxi interviews Catherynne M. Valente. Fantasy Book [...]

August 7, 2009 // 3 Comments

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