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Are There Galaxies Governed by Two Black Holes?

Double Hole, Double Hole, Two Black Holes in One (Galaxy)

Has the King Lost It’s Crown?

2MASS, a gigantic young planet, dwarfs our own King of the Planets

Review The Poppy War

Every now and then, I uncover a 24-carat nugget that stands out from all the other gems. And “The Poppy War” by R. F. Kuang is one of them.

Good Omens: the Debate Rages

Is reading + imagination really better than couch-potatoing with the boobtube? This excerpt should suggest where we fall on the argument.

Review: The Handmaid’s Tale (Seasons 1 & 2)

The Handmaid’s Tale is shocking, repulsive, heartrending, and alarming. And thoroughly hypnotic

Avengers – Infinity War. Pick a side. . .

Thanos may be on to something....

Danger – Will Robinson (Lost in Space 2018)

Danger, Will Robinson! Reboot Detected!

If it Ain’t Broke

Just because it's new doesn't mean it's better. A look at the drive to remake everything.

Branching Out

The latest data from ESO’s Very Large Telescope suggests that the orbits of those stars around the supermassive black hole at the center of our Milky Way may show the subtle effects predicted by Einstein’s general theory of relativity.

The One

Is the multiverse a pleasant concept for science fiction authors to play with, or does it really exist? The truth is out there...

Stranger than Fiction?

The Universe remains a very strange place

The Shape of Things to Come?

the shape of planes as we know them could be drastically different

Where Science Fiction Became Science Fact

A British science fiction fan remembers what an American TV show meant to him.

Is This How Dinosaurs Felt?

Worried that an asteroid will hit the Earth? As Andrew Weston reports, NASA has some good news and some bad news on the subject of a near earth object called Bennu.

Come in “Number Nine” – Your Time is Up

Planet 9 could be closer than we think!

A Drop of the Dark Stuff

The worst theoretical prediction in the history of physics...

He Ain’t Heavy – He’s My Brother

Astronomer's discover our 'solar sibling', a star born at the same time, and out of the same nebula, as our own.

Earth 2.0

Why is NASA calling Kepler 452b "Earth 2.0"?

Excerpt: A Moment of Clarity from Hell Bound by Andrew P....

Doctors in Hell featured an excerpt from Weston's Hell Bound. Here's an exclusive look from Amazing Stories,

Dark Matter: Not Completely Dark?

Recent discoveries are changing our view of Dark Matter

One World – One Web?

Shades of the X15: OneWeb & VirginGalactic want to bring the internet to EVERYONE

Excerpt: The IX by Andrew P. Weston (part 2)

Andrew P. Weston has been a regular contributor to Amazing Stories for quite some time now. A former UK Marine, he has retired to...

Excerpt: The IX by Andrew P. Weston

An excerpt from Andrew Paul Weston's debut novel, The IX, from the Perseid Press.

Science Fiction of Today – Science Fact of the Not So...

A NASA-backed study explores an innovative way to dramatically cut the cost of a human expedition to Mars

Nearby Galaxy Harbours the Rarest Kind of Black Hole

A rare, mid-size black hole may have been discovered in a nearby galaxy

Watch Out Mars, Here We Come

The spacecraft it is hoped that will take man to Mars has passed its first parachute tests with flying colors. NASA’s Orion spacecraft has been...

Jurassic Park in Space

The recent discovery of an ancient dwarf galaxy could reveal a peak back into the early universe.

What Would Happen If I Died On the Moon?

It's probably best not to read this post while eating....

Mars – “There’s Water in Them There Hills!”

If water flowed on Mars in the past, might we be able to find it now? New images taken by the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter might have done just that.

Black Holes – Sleeping Giants?

Turns out that one of the most terrifying of astronomical objects may be a giver of life. Andrew Weston explains.