Now, apparently, part of a series detailing the death of various industries caused by Artificial Intelligence. In this episode – Costume Design.
Weighing in on the Fan vs Pro Hugo Awards debate…but starting from the beginning, like a good story should.
The Day the Earth Stood Still is not a Christian allegory, but it may have been an inspiration for Star Trek
An introductory examination of the impact that deep learning AI technologies will have on the arts.
If we had not been on the road and unable to work on the website. However, because we were on the road and were unable to work on the website, this post has appeared in order to maintain our commitment to publishing at least one post every day. You are welcome.
Have a Happy 4th. Tomorrow, its back to the business of deciding whether or not there will be a 247th anniversary to celebrate.
The Hugo Awards need to self-examine, starting with what their purpose is supposed to be.
In the wake of some high-profile incidents in our science fiction community, these thoughts
Swiss Family Robinson leaves a lot to be desired.
NASA should ask Boeing and SpaceX for more.
This is what happens when we cast spells without having read the whole spell book first
A request by Ukraine directly to authors: Please do not sell foreign rights to Russian publishers. Here’s why –
Learn more about our re-launched Patreon campaign, the tiers, the benefits and some of our future plans at Amazing Stories
SFWA changes direction and offers statement on Ukraine; some fans think “too little, too late.
Military update, support update and how you can help
Statement regarding the Open Letter to Unseat the Chengdu Worldcon Committee
In a global economy, we are all connected to Ukraine
Ryk tackles the question of if, and when, an author “owes” their readers and fans.
I’ve decided to hop onto my swaybacked glue factory fodder and take a stab at the latest hot topic – Squeecore.
Our wishes to our readers for the coming New Year
It’s the end of another year. Where do we want to be by this time next year? Have we learned anything? Have we become better people? Steve tries to make some serious points about being a fan.
The vote on site selection advise from the Discon III Business Meeting
When contemplating sequels, it is important to remember the facts of the story you are sequelizing
The people who founded the phenomena we call the “Science Fiction Field” are probably not who you think it was.
When ‘bad’ Science Fiction film accurately predicts the future
Vote for Winnipeg for the 2023 Worldcon
This week Steve talks about live-action Superman portrayals. Who did he like? Whose movies are or were best? If you don’t agree with him, let him know!
Not entirely sure why The Lasat Dangerous Visions is a big thing? Here’s some background.
Revelations regarding (temporary) physical disability
I’m still not sure what term is the current, widely accepted one (I’d apprebciate comments on this), be it handicapped, disabled, differently abled, physically challenged, people with disabilities …(guidelines from Brown University here) but what I do know is I have a greater appreciation for the obtacles faced by people with disabilities owing to my […]