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[UPDATED] RIP: Don S. Davis

Sad news… SciFi Wire is reporting that Actor Don S. Davis, most recently known for his role as Maj. Gen. George Hammond on the Stargate television series, died on June [Read more]

July 1, 2008 // 1 Comment

Win 100 Sci-Fi and Horror DVDs

To promote the release of their game Dead Space, Electronic Arts is holding a sweepstakes where they are giving away 100 Sci-Fi and Horror DVDs. To enter, all you need to do [Read more]

July 1, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 7/1/08

Interviews and Profiles: SCI FI Weekly has posted a never-before-seen 2001 interview with Arthur C. Clarke. Adventures in Reading interviews Nancy Kress, author of Nano Comes [Read more]

July 1, 2008 // 4 Comments

ApolloCon 2008 Trip Report

ApolloCon was loads of fun. The panels I attended were truly interesting. Topics ranged from sf trends, to sf in various media, to YA books to steampunk. Discussions were [Read more]

June 30, 2008 // 7 Comments

Tube Bits for 06/30/2008

Eoghann over at Solar Flare wonders whether J.J. Abrams can successfully reboot Star Trek. Sure, Galactica was rebooted successfully, but it didn’t have the entrenched [Read more]

June 30, 2008 // 3 Comments

SF Tidbits for 6/30/08

Interviews: ComicMix interviews Max Brooks, author of World War Z. Subterranean interviews Jay Lake The Dragon Page talks with Laurell K. Hamilton. At NPR, Rick Kleffel talks [Read more]

June 30, 2008 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 6/29/08

Jeffrey Carver is considering the possibility of making his upcoming novel Sunborn available for free download. Let him know what you think! Free Fiction [Read more]

June 29, 2008 // 0 Comments

Saturday YouTube: Star Cops

Posting will probably be light this weekend since some of us are at ApolloCon. I’m learning some interesting things…like Allen Steele and Chris Roberson are SciFi [Read more]

June 28, 2008 // 4 Comments

SF Tidbits for 6/28/08

Interview and profiles: John Scalzi turns the Whatever mike over to David J. Schwartz, author of Superpowers. At Omnivoracious, Jeff VanderMeer profiles Greg Broadmore [Read more]

June 28, 2008 // 2 Comments

Twittering ApolloCon

As mentioned previously, I will be going to the Houston ApolloCon convention this weekend, starting today through Sunday. JP will also be making an appearance on Saturday (at [Read more]

June 27, 2008 // 3 Comments

SF Tidbits for 6/27/08

Over at SciFi Scanner, John Scalzi asks: What Are the New SciFi Classics? Free Fiction: Fantasy Book Spot has an excerpt of The Night Sessions by Ken Macleod. [via Jay Tomio] [Read more]

June 27, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 6/26/08

The Moon is a Shiny Mistress. Firefly scribe Tim Minear has apparently written a script for Heinlein’s The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress, in glorious PDF. [via Whedonesque] [Read more]

June 26, 2008 // 6 Comments

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