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My Favorite Short Story

This week, Rusty at BestScienceFictionStories.com starts a special series of posts in which bloggers and authors share their favorite short stories. First up is…me! Can [...]

August 11, 2008 // 4 Comments

MEME: Top 48 Sci-Fi Film Adaptations

I re-stumbled across Box Office Mojo’s list of Top 48 Sci-Fi Films Based on a Book (or Story) (1980- present). Some of the titles on this list look suspicious. (Was [...]

August 11, 2008 // 8 Comments

Books Received: August 11, 2008 (+ Book Meme)

Here are the books we received this past week. And the usual meme: When considering the books above: Which book has the coolest cover? Which book has the worst cover? Which [...]

August 11, 2008 // 8 Comments

Tube Bits for 08/11/2008

Many people have lamented the early demise of NBC’s Journeyman series, especially considering it was really getting good around the time of it’s cancellation. [...]

August 11, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/11/08

Matt Staggs interviews Paul Di Flippo (The Steampunk Trilogy and Cosmocopia). Free Fiction: @Apex: “The Nature of Blood” by George Mann. @Boing Boing: a roundup [...]

August 11, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Signal 3.0!

The look and feel of the website has been updated. Let us know what you think! No related [...]

August 10, 2008 // 24 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/10/08

Free fiction: The Ant King and Other Stories by Benjamin Rosenbaum. [via Small Beer Press] @Feedbooks: “Pandemic” by Jesse Franklin Bone. @Feedbooks: “Next [...]

August 10, 2008 // 0 Comments

WINNERS: 2008 Hugo Award

The Winners of the 2008 Hugo Award have just been announced. [via the Twitter feeds of Karen Burnham’s Spiral Galaxy and John Joseph Adams] BEST NOVEL: The Yiddish [...]

August 9, 2008 // 2 Comments

Primeval Premiers Tonight on BBC America

Tonight marks the US debut of the ITV series, Primeval, at 9/8 Central. Thanks to the fine people at BBC America, we had the chance to view the first two episodes in advance [...]

August 9, 2008 // 8 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/9/08

Interviews and Profiles: @A.E. van Vogt Information site: John C. Wright (Null-A Continuum). @Rescued By Nerds: Richard Morgan (The Steel Remains). @F&SF: Marc Laidlaw [...]

August 9, 2008 // 1 Comment

GIVEAWAY RESULTS: Stargate Continuum

Our Stargate Continuum giveaway contest is over, and here are the lucky SF Signal readers who have won their very own copy of the DVD! Eric O. of Quebec Cathy G. of [...]

August 8, 2008 // 2 Comments

James Bond Flirts with Science Fiction

I’ve got a new post over at SciFi Scanner, the blog of the AMC TV channel. It’s James Bond month at AMC and they were looking to tie into that. Right about now [...]

August 8, 2008 // 0 Comments

Free Online Reads at Wowio

QuasarDragon turned me on to this site that offers free online reading of books and stories (and for-fee downloads, too). The site is called Wowio and their science fiction [...]

August 8, 2008 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 8/8/08

Interviews and Profiles: @Enter the Octopus: Victor Gischler (Go-Go Girls of the Apocalypse). @SciFi Wire: Nancy Kress (Dogs). @Chicago Tribune: Cory Doctorow (Little [...]

August 8, 2008 // 1 Comment

Classic Trailer: Krull

They don’t make ‘em like this anymore. Thankfully. I remember when Siskel and Ebert reviewed this (sadly, not in their archives)…Ebert pointed out one scene [...]

August 7, 2008 // 16 Comments

Full Watchmen Comic Con 2008 Panel

If you just can’t get enough Watchmen, they you’ll probably be interested in the following video, which is the full Comic Con 2008 panel for the movie. It has all [...]

August 7, 2008 // 2 Comments

NOMINEES: 2008 World Fantasy Award

The nominees for the 2008 World Fantasy Award have been announced. The winners of the LIFE ACHIEVEMENT Award are: Leo & Diane Dillon Patricia McKillip NOVEL Territory by [...]

August 7, 2008 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 8/7/08

Interviews and Profiles: @The Nebula Awards website: Jack McDevitt (Cauldron, The Devil’s Eye). @The Agony Column: Rick Kleffel interviews David Weber. [Thanks, Fred!] [...]

August 7, 2008 // 0 Comments

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