Interviews & Profiles
- Andrew Liptak interviews Kim Stanley Robinson, author of Aurora.
- Bleeding Cool interviews Jeff Lemire And Dustin Nguyen, of Descender.
- Collider interviews Josh Trank and Simon Kinberg of Fantastic Four.
- Duluth News Tribune interviews Tom Isbell, author of The Prey.
- Hull Daily Mail interviews Alex Garland, director of Ex Machina.
- Indian Country interviews Daniel H. Wilson, author of Robopocalypse.
- Doctor Who Star David Tennant Joins Marvel’s A.K.A. Jessica Jones
- J. Michael Straczynski Returns To Space Based Science Fiction To Write TV’s Red Mars
- Would you pay $300,000 for a self-destructing book? Do you also kick puppies?
- X-Men live action drama series in the works at Fox. It’s exciting news for Marvel fans everywhere, except those of us who remember Mutant X.
Events & Event News
- Hey, previously unpublished diverse authors of short stories! Enter the We Need Diverse Books short story contest for a chance have your story pubbed in an upcoming anthology with Crown Books for Young Readers.
- Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn voice actors Kazuhiro Furuhashi and Koki Uchiyama have been announced as Anime Boston 2015 as Guests of Honor.
- The Odyssey Writing Workshop for 2015 runs from 8 June to 17 July; the deadline for early application is 31 January, regular application 8 April
- Rise of Cthulhu – a strategic card game of influence and horror for 2 players.
- Schrödinger’s Cats – Schrödinger’s Cats is a pseudo-scientific card game of strategic uncertainty. WHAT’S IN THE BOX??
- Book Review: Carl at Stainless Steel Droppings kicked off January with a review of The Stainless Steel Rat Wants You!, followed up with a review of Robert Heinlein’s Assignment in Eternity
- Book Review: The South African Speculative Fiction Review talks C. Robert Cargill’s urban fantasy novel, Dreams and Shadows.
- Book Review: Two Dudes in an Attic reviewed Med Ship by Murray Leinster, and offers some commentary on how to approach older fiction
- 5 Big Geek Movie Questions for 20150
- 5 Sci-fi and Fantasy Books to Read This Month suggested by Geek Smash
- 5 Sci-Fi Films We’re Stoked To See From Sundance 2015
- The 10 Best Lucasfilm Movies (Excluding Star Wars and Indiana Jones)
- The Chronicle of Higher Education on Genre Apocalypse
- Cockroaches: why post-apocalyptic Britain isn’t the end of the world after all
- Edgar Wright Wrote A Steampunk Sequel To Oliver Twist, Details Here
- How To Create A Virtual “Body” For Your Uploaded Mind
- io9 picks the 10 Weirdest Projects That George Lucas Has Been Involved With
- Robert E. Howard’s legacy: A little comparison of “popular” versus “serious”
- Singapore’s future? See sci-fi works Neuromancer, Ghost In The Shell.
- Spotify for Books: Publishers May Constrain the Rise of e-book Subscriptions
- Terminator: Genisys Reveals Details About The Fight Between Two Schwarzeneggers
- This Is Why The X-Files Never Became A Franchise
- Two dystopian TV shows to die for, according to Your Tech Weblog
- Vice Is Less About Bruce Willis’ Sexbots And More About Artificial Civil Rights And Guns
- Hand-painted Dalek Candies! They’re not for sale, but they’re still fun to look at.
- The matte paintings of the original Star Wars trilogy and their creators
- Yoda captured in Avocado
More Fun Stuff
- Autonomous Helicopter Drones May Assist NASA’s Exploration Of Mars, Here’s How
- Big Brother is watching you…read. And they know you didn’t finish The Goldfinch.
- Fancy Up Your Home With a Glowing Moon Credenza
- Have three really close friends? If so, you need a Star Destroyer Parade Float.
- Infographic: What BACK TO THE FUTURE PART II Got Right & Wrong About 2015
- NASA believes a real-life TIE Fighter engine could help us get to Mars
- Read an excerpt from Adam Sternbergh’s Near Enemy at Vulture.
- Renowned AI Expert Makes Incredible Predictions for the Next 30 Years
- Watch a trailer for the Horror Comedy film The Voices starring Ryan Reynolds.
- Watch a trailer for The Lazarus Effect starring Olivia Wilde.
- What is the best Doctor Who episode of the modern era? Vote on your top ten…