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SF Tidbits for 4/16/09

Michael Chabon is working on the screenplay for John Carter of Mars. [via Chris Roberson and Geeks of Doom] RIP: Sad News…Derek Weiler, editor of the Quill & [...]

April 16, 2009 // 0 Comments

MIND MELD: The Tricky Trope of Time Travel

In which we get a lovely and diverse panel to discuss the best and brightest genre uses of time travel. Q: Time travel is one of the trickiest SF/F tropes to use well. Why [...]

April 15, 2009 // 19 Comments

GIVEAWAY: Caprica on DVD

The Galactica spin-off series Caprica is trying something new in the publicity department. It won’t air till next year, but you can watch the pilot on DVD and On Demand [...]

April 15, 2009 // 0 Comments

2009 Read with Kids Challenge

Reading is Fundamental (RIF) has launched their 2009 Read with Kids Challenge, aimed at bringing attention about the importance of adults reading with children. This [...]

April 15, 2009 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits For 04/15/2009

Anthony Pascale of Trek Movie was recently able to see the new Trek movie that you may have heard of. He does a great job deconstructing the movie in his, mostly [...]

April 15, 2009 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 4/15/09

Interviews & Profiles: @Bibliophile Stalker: Ann VanderMeer, fiction editor of Weird Tales. @A Dribble of Ink: Mark Charan Newton (Nights of Villjamur). @Sci-Fi Fan [...]

April 15, 2009 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 4/14/09

At, John Joseph profiles Close Encounters by Katherine Allred. The Daily Page has a conversation with physicist Michio Kaku, author of Physics of the Impossible. In [...]

April 14, 2009 // 0 Comments

Books Received: April 13, 2009

In the interest of full disclosure, here are the books we received this past week. And some fun for the reader…From the following titles: Which book has the most [...]

April 13, 2009 // 13 Comments

Tube Bits For 04/13/2009

Whoo boy LOST has been kicking over hornet’s nests the past couple of weeks as we got to see Ole Smokey’s hidey hole, among other interesting things. As you might [...]

April 13, 2009 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 4/13/09

Great Scott! Apparently Joe Shuster, one of the creators of Superman, once drew “hundreds of racy, violent and sadomasochistic cartoons“. At, John Joseph [...]

April 13, 2009 // 0 Comments

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