teleportation

REVIEWS: THE IMPOSSIBLES (retro) and 9 TALES OF RAFFALON (new!) 

REVIEWS: THE IMPOSSIBLES (retro) and 9 TALES OF RAFFALON (new!) 

This week Steve jumps back and forth in his reviews. Back to the early part of the century, forward from there to the 'sixties, and back (forward) to the present! Are you confused? Well, I think we all are at this point. Read More »

I Don’t Want to be Teleported!

I Don’t Want to be Teleported!

I don’t want to be teleported. Oh, I know it is the ultimate science fiction method of travel and that it has been employed regularly by the crew of the Starship Enterprise among others. I know that it has long been the dream of science fictio... Read More »

Scide Splitters: Antigrav: Cosmic Comedies by SF Masters edited by Philip Strick

Scide Splitters: Antigrav: Cosmic Comedies by SF Masters edited by Philip Strick

Scide Splitters reviews an anthology from the 1970s featuring some of the most prominent names in SF humor at the time. Read More »

The Science to Science Fiction Transition: Teleportation

Beam Me Up Scotty has become a catch phrase - but is it possible? Read More »

The Science to Science Fiction Transition

The Science to Science Fiction Transition

We often talk about the SF that inspires science. Today, a look at the equation from the other side. Read More »

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

Among diehard science fiction fans, there is this argument that happens quite frequently.  Someone will mention how in a series, the protagonist used a stargate to jump from one point in the universe, and how they thought it was cool. Someone in the ... Read More »