Amazing Stories

Author: Michael Webb

The Wrong Gadgets

The Wrong Gadgets

Science Fiction is frequently accused of being a g... Read More »

The Escape Pod:  Listen to your Science Fiction

The Escape Pod: Listen to your Science Fiction

Escape Pod is a publication which has embraced the... Read More »

SyFy.  Not a Mispelling, Just an Awful Channel.

SyFy. Not a Mispelling, Just an Awful Channel.

There are a lot of reasons for a Science Fiction f... Read More »

Review: Leviathan Rising by Jonathan Green

Review: Leviathan Rising by Jonathan Green

Review:  Leviathan Rising Leviathan Rising in many... Read More »

The Trouble With God Powers. (No, I’m not talking about realism.)

Among diehard science fiction fans, there is this ... Read More »

Number One at the Box Office, and Still a Failure.

Number One at the Box Office, and Still a Failure.

The movies have changed a great deal in the last t... Read More »

Atlanta Nights:  A good, bad example.

Atlanta Nights: A good, bad example.

Science Fiction authors have frequently felt that ... Read More »

William Gibson’s formulae for success: No rayguns.

Not long ago I started rereading the Moon is  a Ha... Read More »

Special Effects, then and now

Special Effects, then and now

  When Forbidden Planet came back out way bac... Read More »

Fast Versus Slow Zombies

Lately there has been an unstoppable wave of zombi... Read More »

When Hollywood Attacks!

There was no movie in 2012 that I looked forward t... Read More »

Time Travel Defined: A device for repairing a poorly thought out plot. Usually.

Time travel is one of those devices that seems to ... Read More »

Hollywood Loves “Remakes.” Sometimes Hardcore Fans Don’t.

The funny thing about movies is that liking or dis... Read More »

What SF Means To Me

I grew up watching and reading Science Fiction.  S... Read More »

Hollywood loves “remakes.” Sometimes Hardcore Fans Don’t

The funny thing about movies is that liking or dis... Read More »