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SF Tidbits for 9/19/08

Frank Herbert demystifies the computer. (“Spyware is the mindkiller…”) Interviews & Profiles: @Baen’s website: Michael Z. Williamson. @The Living [...]

September 19, 2008 // 0 Comments

Knight Rider: Series Premier

The new Knight Rider doesn’t air until next week. However, Hulu has the series premier online and now you can watch it, right here! Don’t expect anything much [...]

September 18, 2008 // 4 Comments

Is Time Travel Inevitable?

Anybody remember the old 60’s TV show The Time Tunnel? I haven’t seen that many of them, but it was the third series created by the father of television science [...]

September 18, 2008 // 11 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/18/08

Eoin Colfer to write sixth Hitchhiker’s Guide book. Free Fiction [courtesy of QuasarDragon] @FeedBooks: Doctor Who: Human Nature by Paul Cornell (1995). @Tor: War for [...]

September 18, 2008 // 0 Comments

New 4K!DSTV SF Show – RollBots

[via BB] Rollbots is a new animated kids show coming in Feb. 2009 on 4K!DSTV. One of the people who works on the show has this to say about it: It’s about a race of [...]

September 17, 2008 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 9/17/08

Karen Traviss talks about Order 66, the final book of her Star Wars: Republic Commando series. [via TheForce.Net] Edward M. Lerner talks about his latest release, Juggler of [...]

September 17, 2008 // 0 Comments

Summer Glau (Makes Me Feel Fine) [Reprise]

This is why I love the Internets… A while back, seemingly the result of a seriously lapse in editorial judgment or a drunken binge gone horribly wrong, I posted the [...]

September 16, 2008 // 2 Comments

REVIEW: Pirate Sun by Karl Schroeder

REVIEW SUMMARY: The continuation of Schroeder’s Virga sequence is an action-packed, hard sf space opera worth reading. MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Chaison Fanning [...]

September 16, 2008 // 2 Comments

Fringe – First Thoughts

I finally got to watch the new show from Lost creator J.J. Abrams (that’s him on the right) on FOX, Fringe. The pilot was about 90 minutes long which I felt was perfect [...]

September 16, 2008 // 6 Comments

A Roundup of Recently-Free Fiction

Free Fiction [courtesy of QuasarDragon] @Manybooks: Uncanny Tales anthology by many authors (1916). @Munseys: “The Man Who Hated Mars” by Gordon Randall Garrett [...]

September 16, 2008 // 0 Comments

4 Reasons to Visit the Concept Ships Website

Simply awesome… [via The Art Department] Related posts: The Art of SF 4 Reasons to Visit Artist Mark Bryan’s Site 6 Reasons to Visit the Website of French Artist [...]

September 15, 2008 // 2 Comments

Books Received: September 15, 2008

Here are the books we received this past week. I have to admit a fondness for the covers of Fast Ships, Black Sails and The Pilo Family Circus. Who doesn’t love pirates [...]

September 15, 2008 // 2 Comments

Ike: The Aftermath

Here we are, 36 hours after Ike slammed into Galveston and Houston, and, depending on where you are around here, things are either really horrible (Galveston) or almost [...]

September 14, 2008 // 12 Comments

Star Trek Sexy Time

“When I was a kid, I remember telling people Star Trek TNG was too cerebral for some viewers,” says one of the commenters at Poe TV, who posts this video of Star [...]

September 14, 2008 // 0 Comments

GIVEAWAY: Anathem T-Shirts

Unless you’ve been under rock, you know that Neal Stephenson’s latest book, Anathem was just recently released. In celebration, Wiredset has given us two Anathem [...]

September 13, 2008 // 0 Comments

Batman vs. The Joker

Hurricane Ike rolls into Houston today, which begs the question: WWBATJD? (What would Batman and Joker do?) PoeTv No related [...]

September 13, 2008 // 0 Comments

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