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Friday YouTube: Star Trek As the A-Team

[via MilkandCookies] Related posts: The Star Trek 2009 Gag Reel Klingon Propaganda Film Friday YouTube: Star Trek – The Simon Cowell Jerkbot The Archer/Star Trek Mashup [...]

September 12, 2008 // 2 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/12/08

Interviews and Profiles: @SciFi Wire: Warren Hammond (Ex-KOP). @The Living Dead website: Adam-Troy Castro. @Premium Hollywood: Naoko Mori (Torchwood). @PopMatters: Ann and [...]

September 12, 2008 // 1 Comment

MIND MELD: SF with an Opposing Viewpoint

This week’s Mind Meld was influenced by a post on Lou Anders’ blog entitled Science Fiction Belongs to the World. In it, questions are raised about stories that [...]

September 11, 2008 // 21 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/11/08

Free Fiction [courtesy of QuasarDragon] Free zombie stories (Woot!) from The Living Dead edited by John Joseph Adams [via Tor, which offers multi-format links]: “Some [...]

September 11, 2008 // 1 Comment

Nickelodeon’s 6 Lamest Super-Zeroes

Not that I like to promote Nickelodeon or anything, but I bought my young ‘un a copy of Nickelodeon Comics‘ Spongebob Squarepants special issue because, [...]

September 10, 2008 // 3 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/10/08

Interviews and profiles: @Reality Break Podcast: Bruce Sterling (The Caryatids). @io9: Neal Stephenson (Anathem). @Baen: The 1st in a series of military sf interviews, Tom [...]

September 10, 2008 // 0 Comments

REVIEW: Zoe’s Tale by John Scalzi

REVIEW SUMMARY: A weaker outing in the otherwise hugely enjoyable Old Man’s War universe. MY RATING: MY REVIEW: PROS: Zoe is a very likable character; previously-unseen [...]

September 9, 2008 // 2 Comments

TOC: Asimov’s October/November 2008

Asimov’s has posted the table of contents for the October/November 2008 issue: Novellas “The Erdmann Nexus” by Nancy Kress “Truth” by Robert [...]

September 9, 2008 // 0 Comments

TOC: Interzone #218

Interzone #218 is releasing this week. Here’s what’s in it: Fiction: “Poppyfields” by Chris Becket “Greenland” by Chris Becket “Rat [...]

September 9, 2008 // 0 Comments

Tuesday Tune: ‘Sci-Fi’ by Cliff Richard

Here’s a sampling of the lyrics. I’m into sci-fi (sci-fi,sci-fi), I’m into sci-fi ufo, I think that I spy (I spy,i spy), That where I go, The Force will go, [...]

September 9, 2008 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits for 09/09/2008

Don’t mind being spoiled about the last season of Galactica and its follow-on movie, The Plan? Then head on over to io9’s article that has a lot of tantalizing [...]

September 9, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 9/9/08

Interviews & Profiles: Neal Stephenson’s long-awaited and much-anticipated Anathem releases today. Here’s a interesting podcast-interview of Neal talking [...]

September 9, 2008 // 0 Comments

Happy Birthday Star Trek

Today is the anniversary of the first-ever Star Trek episode, “The Man Trap,” which aired on NBC in 1966. In it, a “shape-shifting, salt-craving creature [...]

September 8, 2008 // 2 Comments

REVIEW: Pandemonium by Daryl Gregory

REVIEW SUMMARY: A combination wacky pop-culture alt-history and moving portrait of mental illness MY RATING: BRIEF SYNOPSIS: Del has to try to understand the demons that are [...]

September 8, 2008 // 3 Comments

To Spore or Not to Spore

With apologies to the Bard… I’ve been looking forward to the new PC game, Spore, for awhile now. I even went so far as to purchase the Spore Creature Creator to [...]

September 8, 2008 // 2 Comments

Books Received: September 8, 2008

We get books. Here are the ones we received this past week. Related posts: Books Received: February 2, 2009 Books Received: March 9, 2009 Books Received: February 15, 2010 [...]

September 8, 2008 // 0 Comments

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