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A Documentary About First Contact: ‘The Visit’


Humanity’s first contact with an alien intelligence is something I think about fairly often. When I was a lot younger, I thought that we would have first contact in my lifetime, thanks to SETI. Now I’m pretty sure that’s not the case. I’m even starting to think that we’re probably alone in the universe, or [...]

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Happy Birthday to E.E. “Doc” Smith: Sci-Fi Author, Early Cosplayer and Fan Booster


Happy birthday to one of space opera’s founding fathers, E.E. “Doc” Smith! Born Edward Elmer Smith on this day in 1890 in Sheboygan, Wisconsin to a teacher mother and a sailor father, Smith attended the University of Idaho where he earned degrees in chemical engineering. While Smith had a knack for science, he was as [...]

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Kazuo Ishiguro Talks ‘The Buried’ Giant


Kazuo Ishiguro Talks ‘The Buried’ Giant

Kazuo Ishigoru, author of the literary fantasy novel The Buried Giant, recently sat down with Rebecca Rukeyser of Guernica magazine to discuss his career. It’s worth reading, especially if you’re curious about what inspired the novel.
Guernica: You’ve said that an inspiration for The Buried Giant was the fourteenth-century poem “Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.” What [...]

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See Kristen Wiig’s Tonight Show Appearance as ‘Khaleesi’


Did you see The Tonight Show this past Wednesday? No? You missed an appearance from Khaleesi Daenerys Targaryen, the Mother of Dragons! She sung her hit song “Wonderful, Wonderful, Wonderful”, revealed her real name “Karen”, her favorite food (MEAT!), and introduced her Dragon “Carl” to the world.

Oh, alright. It wasn’t really Daenerys Targaryen or even [...]

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What Book And At What Age Did You Start Reading Sci-Fi/Fantasy?


What Book And At What Age Did You Start Reading Sci-Fi/Fantasy?

What book put you on the path to a life of reading? And how old were you when that happened?

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50 Page Fridays: Matthew Woodring Stover


50 Page Fridays: Matthew Woodring Stover

Click Read More to access the first 50 pages of HEROES DIE, by Matt Stover!

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Channing Tatum Set to Star in ‘Forever War’ Adaptation


There’s good news for those of you who have been waiting for an adaptation of Joe Haldeman’s classic science fiction novel The Forever War: It looks like the project may finally be getting off the ground.
According to The Wrap, Sony and Warner Bros. are engaged in a bidding war to acquire the project, and Channing [...]

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We’ve Got Behind the Scenes Footage From The New James Bond Film SPECTRE!


The James Bond films have always offered something for everyone: romance, action, wry humor, gadgets, gunplay, and of course, cool cars. Bond loves his cars as much as he does his martinis (shaken, not stirred), and gorgeous femme fatales. Whil we’ve got a long wait until the November 6 release of the 24th film in [...]

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Reddit Ask Peter V. Brett Anything


Reddit Ask Peter V. Brett Anything

Today, bestselling author Peter V. Brett is hosting an ASK ME ANYTHING over on Reddit! Here are details on how you can ask him a question!

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Our Best Bets for Free Comic Book Day


Get ready, Geekdom: One of our highest holy holidays is almost here! This Saturday, fans of all ages will be lining up at their favorite local shops to participate in Free Comic Book Day, that special time of year when publishers put some of their hottest titles in the hands of fans at no cost [...]

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