News Ticker

SF Tidbits for 10/25/08

Interviews & Profiles: @SciFi Wire: Chris Roberson (Iron Jaw and Hummingbird). Suvudu podcast-interviews Mur Laffterty (Playing for Keeps). Locus Online posts interview [...]

October 25, 2008 // 0 Comments

Forrest J. Ackerman Videos

AboutSF, a resource center for speculative literature, science fiction, and education based at the University of Kansas, has posted two videos of über-fan Forrest J. [...]

October 24, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 10/24/08

Interviews & Profiles: @SciFi Wire: John Scalzi (METAtropolis, the shared-universe audio anthology featuring Elizabeth Bear, Tobias Buckell, Jay Lake, Scalzi, and Karl [...]

October 24, 2008 // 1 Comment

REVIEW: Incandescence by Greg Egan

REVIEW SUMMARY: A book for people who are really, really into science. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A pair of post-humans searches for clues to the origin of DNA based life; a [...]

October 23, 2008 // 6 Comments

The Toxic Avenger Musical

Kevin Maher has such a cool job. Here’s his latest installment of The Sci-Fi Department where he checks out The Toxic Avenger Musical! 2 Degrees of Separation: The [...]

October 23, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 10/23/08

Free Fiction [courtesy of QuasarDragon]: I saw Joe R. Lansdale earlier this year at the Nebula Awards weekend and he owned the room. Check out Joe’s reading of Flaming [...]

October 23, 2008 // 5 Comments

Tube Bits for 10/23/2008

Did you know there are actual ‘science guys’ who consult for Fringe? There are, and Live Science interviews them. I guess it shouldn’t come as a shock that [...]

October 23, 2008 // 1 Comment

Fear and Self Loathing in Science Fiction

The other day, IO9 posted a rant called Why Science Fiction Still Hates Itself. The premise being that because Eleventh Hour and Anathem are hiding their science fiction-ness [...]

October 22, 2008 // 5 Comments

REVIEW: The Host by Stephenie Meyer

REVIEW SUMMARY: More a romance fantasy than science fiction, the bestselling author of the young adult Twilight vampire/werewolf series puts a slightly original romantic [...]

October 22, 2008 // 5 Comments

Photographs from Thomas M. Disch’s Wake

From Matt Staggs: Friends and family of deceased author and poet Thomas M. Disch gathered in remembrance Saturday at the New York City apartment of writer Alice Turner. [...]

October 22, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 10/22/08

Interviews & Profiles: The Agony Column podcast-interviews Joe R. Lansdale (Leather Maiden). @io9: Richard K. Morgan and Danny Boyle. @The World in the Satin Bag: Ginn [...]

October 22, 2008 // 0 Comments

TOC: Asimov’s December 2008

Asimov’s has posted the table of contents for the December 2008 issue: Novella: “The Flowers of Nicosia” by David Ira Cleary (Read sample) Novelettes [...]

October 21, 2008 // 2 Comments

1 682 683 684 685 686 983