Wherefore Science Fiction

Does Science FFiction predict the future, or is it mere commentary on our times?

The Sociology of Science Fiction

The most difficult speculation for a science fiction writer to undertake is to imagine correctly the *secondary* implications of a new factor.

Author Guest Blog: Five Nineties Pop Songs As SFF Anthems

DOCILE author KM Szpara hits us up with his top five Nineties pop songs as science fiction and fantasy anthems because why the hell...

AMAZING STORIES TV SHOW DEBUTS

Amazing Stories premieres and we are not unhappy

March 6th is AMAZING STORIES DAY

Why is March 6th Amazing Stories Day?

March 6th is AMAZING STORIES DAY

Why is March 6th Amazing Stories Day?

IT ONLY HAPPENS ONCE EVERY FOUR YEARS!

Why so many posts today?

El mito y significado moderno: El starbird rebelde

Modern Myth and Meaning is a blog series on the contributions of literature and pop culture to contemporary mythology.

In Memoriam: 2019

Here is a list (far too long) of those we have loved and lost in 2019

Not That It Will Do Any Good, But….

Content Mills, SEO Mills, and Website Optimization Mills can kiss my fundament. (Lets see what kind of spam I get for "fundament")
Amazing Stories Television Show Update & What We Want You To Do

AMAZING STORIES TV SHOW TO AIR ON MARCH 6th on AppleTV+

Get ready! After far too long a wait, the first five (of 6) episodes produced for the reboot of Steven Spielberg's Amazing Stories television show...

The Fall

Heart attacks and helicopters. Some thoughts on the most recent kerfuffle.

Mark Hamill Ships Finn & Poe in Poem

Mark Hamill writes that "love is love/whatever floats your boat". Wonder if his father thinks that way...?

Happy National Science Fiction Day!

Strap on your jetpacks and rev up the flying car to head on over to your local rocket field for the National Science Fiction Day celebrations!

Goodbye 2019, Hello 2020

New Year's wishes from Amazing Stories

Happy Hanukah from the ISS

Hanukah socks help astronaut Jessica Meier get into the holiday spirit
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Boogieman In Lavender: On Beyond Cisgender: Books for High School

“Only literary fiction and other genres are typically not only disallowed but actively sneered at.”

The Future for WSFS

WSFA and its future.

Happy Thanksgiving (or whatever you wish to call the day) from...

Everyone here wishes everyone out there a Happy Thanksgiving and encourages everyone to take a moment to remember what they are thankful for.

Mini-Editorial on “Science Fiction Histories”

A short rant to get your weekend going.

We Want Science Fiction!

Amazing Stories wants Science Fiction. But what 'is' Science Fiction?
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The Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Books of October 2019

B&N's buyer shares his picks for October

I Wonder….

Wonder Bread and Wonder Stories...any connection?

Profiles in Pulp: The First Science Fiction Magazine(s)

Is Amazing Stories the world's first science fiction magazine? Yes. Did it get there all on its lonesome? No.

More Praise for ‘Lady Astronaut’ Series

Steve takes time to share a bit of a reminisce, a comment on M. R. Kowal's award-winning series and favored childhoom memories: "Why, oh why can"t I be living in that alternate timeline?"

When Did the Marketing Department Become the Product Development Department?

Some words about commodification of our genre.

Can A Website Unite the Tribes? Don’t Know, But We’re...

Our new look, our new expanded content and how you can interact with it

Taking a Break

Taking a break - check out our store. We've got Amazing Stuff!

On Renaming Awards

Should ALL SF/F/H awards named for people have their names changed?