Steve time travels (again?) back to 1961 with the review of the movie “Hidden Figures” and finds it more than good. Possibly his fave movie so far this year!

Science Fiction by Scientists: An Anthology of Short Stories

Science Fiction by Scientists: An Anthology of Short Stories will raise a few eyebrows in the science world and broaden the imagination of fans in the science fiction world.

Stranger than Fiction?

The Universe remains a very strange place

Review: Murder on the Einstein Express and Other Stories by Harun...

Murder on the Einstein Express and Other Stories by Harun Šiljak stretches the parameters of science and fiction by bringing mathematics and physics to life in four short stories.

Killer Asteroids: Can We Stop Them?

If a "nation killer" asteroid comes heading our way, Bruce Willis won't be able to save us.


Tonight's Super Moon won't be back until 2034

Killer Asteroids: Can We Track Them?

If an asteroid the size of an 18-wheeler collided with Earth it would cause massive destruction. And since there are a lot of these, can we at least keep an eye on where they are? Not very well.

The Shape of Things to Come?

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

Asteroids! Why Does It Have To Be Asteroids?

Are asteroids humanity's Armageddon or the promised land? It depends on which gets here first.

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope

The ambitious mission of the James Webb Space Telescope is "to see the first light of the universe”.

Review: Terraforming: Ecopolitical Transformations and Environmentalism in Science Fiction by Chris...

Highlighting the popular speculative element, Terraforming: Ecopolitical Transformations and Environmentalism in Science Fiction by Chris Pak should be mandatory reading for both students and fans alike.

Final Results for 2016 Galaxy Award and Chinese Nebula Award

A report on the winners of the Chinese Galaxy and Chinese Nebula Awards.

Astronaut Mae Jemison: Flew on Space Shuttle and The Starship Enterprise

Astronaut Mae Jemison has flown in space on both the NASA Space Shuttle and on the Starship Enterprise. And, along the way, she became the first female African American astronaut to travel into orbit.

Blueprint for a Battlestar by Rod Pyle

Blueprint for a Battlestar by Rod Pyle will take readers on a fact finding mission where the science is explained and the fiction just may become reality.

Noticias Literatura 31-8

An interview with Dioni Arroyo, Spanish author of the greenpunk novel Fractura.

Anime roundup 8/5/2016: The Eternal Triangle

In this week's viewing: Re: ZERO resolves its love triangle, Orange tackles that plus hardcore physics, and more!

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.

Top 10 Young Adult Books You Need To Read By Fall

Now that summer is winding down a bit, it's time to start stocking up for winter reading - or - you're TBR pile is just not tall enough!

AMAZING NEWS: 7/24/2016

2016: the Women of Wonder Summer!

An Interview with Jim C. Hines, Recent Launch Pad Astronomy Workshop...

Amazing Stories interviews Jim C. Hines, author and recent Launch Pad Astronomy Workshop alum.

Asni’s Art Blog: International Space Station

It is time I picked up the thread of my series on art inspired by real existing space exploration.

Noticias Literatura 18-5: Interview with Manuel Benitez Bolorinos, Visions 2016 Story...

Relatos seleccionados para la antología Visiones 2016 Reunidas las encargadas de realizar la selección de la antología Visiones 2016, Mª Concepción Regueiro Digón y Lola...

Mercury’s Transit

Watch Mercury cross the Sun today

Review: Capricorn One by Ron Goulart

Not all government cover-ups need to be about little green men. The novelization of Capricorn One by Ron Goulart shows us that man-made treacheries can be just as disconcerting.

AMAZING THINGS: Pedro Paulet’s Torpedo Plane

Before von Braun, before even Goddard, there was Pedro Paulet, the Boy Who Dreamed of the Moon


Awards, beautiful nebulae, a space pioneer documentary and much more

Come in “Number Nine” – Your Time is Up

Planet 9 could be closer than we think!


Bezos & Musk duke it out - INNNN SPAAAAAAACE!; Tarzan of the Planet of the Apes; awards, diversity and more

Tesla’s Wildest Energy Endeavors

Nikola Tesla: Science Advisor to Hugo Gernsback and inventor of...a few important things.