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Justin Landon on Blogger’s Rights & Suvudu Universe

Commentary on Justin Landon's article about Suvudu Universe

TIME MACHINE: Past Popular Posts

See what you've missed this past week

ABSOLUTE ZERO: Cool Sites, Very Cool

Today we're all about academia. Yep, that's right - they actually teach this skiffy stuff - and research it too!

Editorial: The Definition of Science Fiction*

Practitioners, critics, academics and fans have so far failed to derive a completely satisfactory definition of this genre over the course of what has now become the better part of a century.

AMAZING News August 18, 2013

Films, radio plays, people doing good things, people doing bad, rockets, Shatner and more!

Amazing Stories Limited Edition T-Shirt

They're going fast - pre-order one today!

Fan Fotos

Fotos of Worldcons Past. A photo gallery by Fred A. Levy Haskell of Saint Louiscon, the 27th Worldcon.

Friday’s Fanzine: Askance 28

Fannish Fridays offers our readers a concentration of content that is squarely focused on fandom. Or, I should say FANDOM. Those people for whom terms like SMoF, Dirty Old Pro, Femmefan, Fen, GAFIA, FIAWOL, FIJAGH, BNA & BNF, not to mention Roscoe, Ghu,Yngve and Smooooth!, DUFF & TAFF are not unfamiliar fanspeak.

Fannish Fridays

Introducing Fannish Friday, Fan day on Amazing Stories

Amazing Stories T-Shirt Goes Public

Amazing Stories' exclusive, collectible T-shirt is now available for reservation by the general public.

AMAZING News August 11, 2013

Newsletters & Press Releases (See Below for full text) Nightshade Books Fantastic Fiction at KGB SpaceX Awarded Launch CAUSES 100 Great Stories by Women SF Writers (yes,...

IAAA Gallery: Chris Williams – Star Sculptor

Chris Williams has taken an unusual path to artistic expression:  he sculpts astronomical objects out of star stuff (our world and everything in it...

TIME MACHINE: Past Popular Posts

21st Century Pulp Artist There’s Something About Night Vale Interview with SFWA Grand Master Frederik Pohl Review: Destination: Planet Negro What if Every Superman...

ABSOLUTE ZERO: Cool Sites, Very Cool

Astronomy! Today, in honor of the Perseid Meteor Shower and other cool celestial happenings (Comet Ison and lots of planets in the sky) - a...

(Can’t Wait For Sunday News) Worldcon Business Meeting Motion

Worldcon, coming up at the end of August, regularly conducts the WSFS business meeting where, among other things, possible changes to the Hugo Awards...

AMAZING News 8/4/2013

SPECIAL REPORT Amazing Stories is now selling a limited edition T-shirt. Only 150 copies of this special shirt, featuring the SS Amazing: EXP - 01, designed...

ABSOLUTE ZERO: Cool Sites – Very Cool

Science Fiction Television Gerry Anderson Official Website Fanderson Site Anderson Encycliopedia Neil Gaiman Sings XL5 Theme Song   Irwin Allen Irwin Allen Irwin Allen News Website Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea Lost in...

TIME MACHINE: Past Popular Posts

The week's popular posts - and more!

SS Amazing T-Shirts of EXP – 01 Now Available

MEMBERS ONLY - For Now. (Non-Members Go here for info on how you can order) Amazing Stories Site Members are now being offered an EXCLUSIVE,...

Richard Powers Art on EBay

Jane Frank, our resident expert on all things art fantastic, will be attending and displaying at this year's Worldcon - LoneStarCon 3 - in...

The Pale Blue Dot

I learned of this comic book style rendering of Carl Sagan's Pale Blue Dot soliloquy from The Huffingtonpost.  I immediately got in touch with...

My Trip to Sofacon

Like any good con report, we begin the proceedings well in advance of the event.  Several months ago I was invited to attend the...

AMAZING News 7/28/13

NEWSLETTERS & PRESS RELEASES (see below) Michael J. Sullivan's The Crown Tower Release & pre-lauch offers Ford Street: Flora's War by Pamela Rushby Duotrope (Markets) Heroes & Heartbreakers INDUSTRY Kickstarter...

IAAA Gallery: Christopher Doll – Experience Designer

A newcomer to the Space Art community, Christopher Doll is combining his life-long love of Astronomy and Space Travel with the skills he learned...

TIME MACHINE: Past Popular Posts

How Science Fiction Fans Can Save America El Boycot a “El juego de Ender” Sword & Planet Interview with Steve Jackson, author of Fighting...

Absolute Zero – Cool Websites

Only two this week, both representing Hugo Award winning efforts in the field of fanzine publication, one hailing from the pre-internet era, the other...


Sofacon, StarshipSofa's first annual international online convention will take place this Sunday. Amazing Stories will be making an appearance when Amazing's publisher, Steve Davidson, is...

So, How Are We Doing?

I'd like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has been participating on Amazing Stories.  Each and every one of you - bloggers,...

Zachary Clemente Is Exhausted After SDCC

Zachary Clemente, author of Sequential Wednesdays (a feature that normally appears here on ... Wednesdays) will be skipping today's entry due to SDCC-Attendance-Syndrome, otherwise...

TIME MACHINE: Past Popular Posts

We experienced technical difficulties with the time machine yesterday; it kept on taking us back to exactly 3 seconds before we were planning on...