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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

SF Tidbits for 9/13/08

Jeff Carlson writes in to tell us that his book Plague Year is on its way to the big screen. SFRevu interviews Joe Abercrombie (Last Argument of Kings). The inimitable Andrew [...]

September 13, 2008 // 1 Comment

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