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Free Comic Book Day 2009: May 2nd

The annual Free Comic Book Day is coming on Saturday, May 2nd 2009. It’s when participating comic book shops across North America and around the world give away comic [...]

April 20, 2009 // 2 Comments

Books Received: April 20, 2009

Fun for us: We get books. In the interest of full disclosure, here are the ones we received this past week. Fun for you: From the following titles: If you saw it at a [...]

April 20, 2009 // 6 Comments

SF Tidbits for 4/20/09

Martin Wisse has compiled a nice Cyberpunk Reading List. Paul Cornell is teaching Hugo Voting for Beginners. Free Sample: Edward Willett offers the first two chapters of [...]

April 20, 2009 // 0 Comments

RIP: J.G. Ballard

Sad news… Author J.G. Ballard (The Drowned World , The Burning World , The Crystal World, Crash, Empire of the Sun, Cocaine Nights and many more) has passed away at age [...]

April 19, 2009 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: It’s Superman! by Tom De Haven

REVIEW SUMMARY: If they made this book into a movie, we would finally have a Superman film that was an absolute piece of art. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: The adventures of a [...]

April 19, 2009 // 3 Comments

SF Tidbits for 4/19/09

Check out this retro-cool Twilight Zone bobblehead nicked from the William Shatner “fortune teller in diner” episode. [via Super Punch] Note to Hugo Voters: The [...]

April 19, 2009 // 1 Comment

Final Nebula Stories Reviewed

Thanks to Vera Nazarian, I was able to get review copies of the stories “The Duke in His Castle” and “Night Wind”. These were the only two stories [...]

April 18, 2009 // 2 Comments

Fun With Science!

Most of us here probably fall into the ‘really like science’ category. After all, what would science fiction be without the science? Fantasy, that’s what! [...]

April 18, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 4/18/09

Interviews @Tor.com: Mario Acevedo, author of Jailbait Zombie. @Science Fiction and Other ODDysseys: Robert J. Sawyer, author of WWW:Wake. (See also, Sawyer’s SF Signal [...]

April 18, 2009 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits For 04/18/2009

There’s been no official word from Fox about the future of Dollhouse, but Joss Whedon tells fans to keep hope alive. According to Whedon, if the remaining four shows do [...]

April 18, 2009 // 6 Comments

Free Golden Age Comics to Read Online

Golden Age Comics is a website where you can download free golden age comics in the public domain. What an amazing collection of titles they have: Whiz Comics (where Shazam! [...]

April 17, 2009 // 2 Comments

Friday YouTube: UFO Theme

Listening to the opening theme of the 1970’s British show UFO , I can’t help but feel groovy. No related [...]

April 17, 2009 // 4 Comments

Free Fiction for Friday 4/17/09

Courtesy of must-visit site QuasarDragon: Free Audio Fiction @Beam Me Up: “Article of Faith” by Mike Resnick, read by Paul Cole. @Pseudopod: “The Reign of [...]

April 17, 2009 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 4/17/09

Lord of the Rings is coming to Blu-ray! Lord of the Rings is coming to Blu-ray! Sadly, it’s the theatrical releases, not the extended versions, which are being held off [...]

April 17, 2009 // 3 Comments

Star Wars/Macgyver Mashup = Awesome

You love Star Wars. You love Macgyver. Now you’ll love them both together in this very awesome mashup, featuring the Macgyver opening theme with various scenes in Star [...]

April 16, 2009 // 3 Comments

Follow SF Signal on Twitter and Facebook!

After months of experimenting and waffling (…Mmm…waffles…) SF Signal has taken the Twitter and Facebook plunge! Why did it take so long? It took me a while [...]

April 16, 2009 // 5 Comments

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