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MOVIE REVIEW: EAT LOCALS – (2017)

MOVIE REVIEW: EAT LOCALS – (2017)

Give new meaning to the expression "Eat Local, Think Global": This week, Steve takes a bite out of “Eat Locals,” a British 2017 vampire movie. Is it good, or does it suck? Probably a bit (a bite?) of both. Read it and see. Read More »

Could We Recycle the Heaps of Space Junk Around Our Planet?

Could We Recycle the Heaps of Space Junk Around Our Planet?

20,000 pieces of valuable space junk are orbiting the Earth, just waiting to be reclaimed. Read More »

A Web of Sensors May Uncover Secrets of the Deep Oceans

A Web of Sensors May Uncover Secrets of the Deep Oceans

DARPA is working on creating an "internet of things" for our oceans Read More »

Detailed image of red giant confirms theory about massive stars

Detailed image of red giant confirms theory about massive stars

Observations of π1 Gruis a red giant 530 light years away, are confirming theories about the evolution of stars. Read More »

For the first time, scientists discover exoplanets in a galaxy far, far away

For the first time, scientists discover exoplanets in a galaxy far, far away

NASA's Chandra X-Ray Obervatory may have located the Empire! Read More »

AMAZING STORIES Kickstarter Launch

AMAZING STORIES Kickstarter Launch

The Amazing Stories Kickstarter campaign beings March 1st, 2017. We hope you'll join us on the (ahem) Amazing journey! Read More »

Amazing Stories Lanza una campaña de Kickstarter para Volver a Salir como una Revista Impresa.

Amazing Stories Lanza una campaña de Kickstarter para Volver a Salir como una Revista Impresa.

Tanya gets the word out about our upcoming Kickstarter for our spanish speaking members Read More »

Anime roundup 2/22/2018: After a Fashion

Anime roundup 2/22/2018: After a Fashion

In this week's viewing: Hakumei and Mikochi and Kokkoku stop to change clothes, also some dramatic stuff happens, and more! Read More »

Retro Review:  Heinlein’s The Rolling Stones

Retro Review: Heinlein’s The Rolling Stones

A new look at an old Heinlein tale. Read More »

Brief But Pointed Notes Regarding Boskone Panels

Brief But Pointed Notes Regarding Boskone Panels

Some lessons about privilege and bias during this year's Boskone panels. Read More »

Noticias Literatura 21-2

Noticias Literatura 21-2

A reading of the novel "At the end of the forest" by Málaga-born Tony Jiménez at the Bookstore En Portada Cómics Read More »

Discover Sci Fi…The Easy Way

Discover Sci Fi…The Easy Way

Discover Sci-Fi! Well, about all you need to really say is "FREE BOOKS!" Read More »

Fruit fly stem cells offer glimpse of ‘perpetual life’ – Futurity

Fruit fly stem cells offer glimpse of ‘perpetual life’ – Futurity

Fruit Flies apparently have the genetic ability to "repair" aged copies of rDNA, keeping their sperm perpetually young. Read More »

Dark Matter May Be a Product of Gravitational Waves with a Twist

Dark Matter May Be a Product of Gravitational Waves with a Twist

Scientists advance a new theory that may explain the origin of 80% of the matter in the universe Read More »

Amazing Histories, May 1927: Long Journeys and Short Trips

Amazing Histories, May 1927: Long Journeys and Short Trips

From Gernsback's editorial: “The editors of Amazing Stories… are trying their best to keep from this magazine stories that belong rather in the domain of fairy tales than in scientifiction”, Read More »

Book Review: The Philosopher’s Flight by Tom Miller

Book Review: The Philosopher’s Flight by Tom Miller

Some authors will go the extra mile and really get into the nitty-gritty of the social changes caused when the impossible becomes reality. Read More »

NASA will test a key deep space navigation tool this year

NASA will test a key deep space navigation tool this year

Soon, we'll be able to keep accurate time throughout the solar system Read More »

Robert De Niro Says the U.S. Replaced Science With Ignorance. And He’s Right.

Robert De Niro Says the U.S. Replaced Science With Ignorance. And He’s Right.

“In the country I am describing, government ministries have been warned against using terms like ‘science-based’ and ‘evidence-based.'” Read More »

Here’s a new plan for finding life on other planets – Futurity

Here’s a new plan for finding life on other planets – Futurity

When searching for exo life, and old SF expression turns out to have been prophetic: "Watch the skies!!" Read More »

How Will Humans React If We Discover Alien Life? This New Study Just Found Out (and Surprised Us)

How Will Humans React If We Discover Alien Life? This New Study Just Found Out (and Surprised Us)

People reacting well to alien visitation shouldn't be a surprise. It's tough to see how it could possibly make things worse. Read More »

Want to Fly People to the Moon? Become a Commercial Astronaut.

Want to Fly People to the Moon? Become a Commercial Astronaut.

Always wanted to be an astronaut? Well, now you can be - almost. Read More »

Everything you need to know about the SpaceX BFR project

Everything you need to know about the SpaceX BFR project

SpaceX's BFR Project hopes to take humans to Mars. Read More »

The new ESPRESSO four-in-one telescope is a next-generation planet hunter

The new ESPRESSO four-in-one telescope is a next-generation planet hunter

Aptly named, the ESPRESSO telescope caffinates exo-planet searches Read More »

‘Alien Zoo’ takes you on a virtual journey through an extraterrestrial world

‘Alien Zoo’ takes you on a virtual journey through an extraterrestrial world

When they said 'VR' would transport us to new worlds, this Alien Zoo experience might be what they were talking about! Read More »

Hasty Boskone Report & No News Features Today

Hasty Boskone Report & No News Features Today

Convention commuting blues leads to no news features today. Read More »

FILM REVIEW(S): FLATLINERS (and FLATLINERS)

FILM REVIEW(S): FLATLINERS (and FLATLINERS)

This week, Steve gets double vision as he reviews the two versions of the movie “Flatliners.” The first one was an examination of the possibility of an afterlife from a medical standpoint; the second one was sort of a horror movie. Read More »

Review: Black Panther

Review: Black Panther

Substituting for this week's editorial, a review of the cultural phenomena - Black Panther Read More »

Heinlein in Reflection

Heinlein in Reflection

Chris Nuttall summarizes his recent retro reviews and continues discussing one of fandom's perpetual subjects. Read More »

Off to Boskone

Off to Boskone

Convention weekend Read More »

Today, Michio Kaku Described What Life Will Look Like in Twenty Years

Today, Michio Kaku Described What Life Will Look Like in Twenty Years

Science Fiction "isn't about predicting the future", but Futurism IS. Check out these prognostications from a perennial prognosticator Read More »

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