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SF Tidbits for 11/7/07

Shameless Plug of the Week: SciFi Scanner has posted a slideshow of The Best Uses of Time Travel compiled by yours truly. Check it out and see if your favorite moments are [...]

November 7, 2007 // 0 Comments

Amazon’s Top 10 SF/F Books of 2007

Amazon Editors have chosen their Top 10 Science Fiction & Fantay Books of 2007. The Terror: A Novel by Dan Simmons Brasyl by Ian McDonald Territory by Emma Bull The [...]

November 7, 2007 // 2 Comments

Tube Bits For 11/07/07

If you’re in Arizona and happen to be near the campus of Arizona State University on Nov. 8th, why not stop by ASU for their first annual science behind science fiction [...]

November 7, 2007 // 1 Comment

Heroes Season 2 Predictions

With the writers strike in full force now, it looks like Heroes will be forced to make episode 11 the season finale. Last night’s episode. ‘Out Of Time’, [...]

November 6, 2007 // 1 Comment

SF Tidbits for 11/6/07

Finding Wonderland interviews Connie Willis, author of D.A. and The Winds of Marble Arch. “I love science fiction, and I can’t imagine calling myself anything but [...]

November 6, 2007 // 1 Comment

Tube Bits For 11/06/07

Borehamwood Times has a short article detailing the puppetry genius of Gerry Anderson. Oddly, even though they mention Fireball XL5 and Thunderbirds, the article spends more [...]

November 6, 2007 // 1 Comment

Review: Maskerade by Terry Pratchett

MY RATING: (Visit the Great Pratchett Reading Project page for links to more Discworld reviews.) Terry Pratchett hits on all cylinders with Maskerade, a send-up of Opera in [...]

November 5, 2007 // 0 Comments

Human Organs Grown in Lab

Theoretical Physicist Dr. Michio Kaku (author of the non-fiction book Hyperspace) hosts Visions of the Future, premiering this week on the BBC. The show takes a look at the [...]

November 5, 2007 // 5 Comments

Tube Bits For 11/05/07

Now that the Halo 3 film is on indefinite hiatus, Peter Jackson is looking for his next movie challenge. He will be producing District 9 with directory Neill Blomkamp. [...]

November 5, 2007 // 8 Comments

WINNERS: 2007 World Fantasy Awards

Winners of this year’s World Fantasy Awards (for works published in 2006) were announced this past weekend. LIFE ACHIEVEMENT: Betty Ballantine and Diana Wynne Jones [...]

November 5, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 11/4/07

Abe Books talks with Elizabeth Hand (Generation Loss). “I honestly don’t think about genre when I write – Generation Loss began as a fantasy novel and ended [...]

November 4, 2007 // 0 Comments

SF Tidbits for 11/3/07

Rich Horton summarizes the past year of Jim Baen’s Universe. I’ve read only two issues so far and I like it…I wish I time to read all the good stuff out [...]

November 3, 2007 // 0 Comments

Tube Bits For 11/03/07

The November 8th issue of TV Guide magazine will feature four different covers celebrating the comic influence Heroes. Each cover was designed and drawn by a comic book [...]

November 3, 2007 // 0 Comments

Reviews: Interzone Issues 210, 211 and 212

I’ve been horribly remiss in my reviews, or lack thereof, for the the SF magazine Interzone. I just finished reading issues 211 and 212 and thought I’d toss [...]

November 3, 2007 // 1 Comment

Watch Day Watch For Cheap sends us word of another special offer that might be of interest to some of our readers. They have the movie Day Watch available to download for $.99, good [...]

November 2, 2007 // 0 Comments

Free Book: Postsingular by Rudy Rucker

Rudy Rucker Has released his new novel, Postsingular, under a Creative Commons License. Available formats are HTML and PDF, though more are sure to follow… Here’s [...]

November 2, 2007 // 0 Comments

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