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Scide Splitters: Brooklyn Project by William Tenn

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"Brooklyn Project," William Tenn’s outstanding political satire, highlights the folly of disregarding civil liberties for the sake of security.

Review: Encounter at Dawn by Arthur C. Clarke

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While influencing his own works of literature as well as that of other writers, Encounter at Dawn by Arthur C. Clarke stirred many questions about the past and future of humanity.

Top Post de Enero

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highlights from last month en espanol.

The Walking Dead v The Walking Dead

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Which is better, Robert Kirkman’s classic comic book series The Walking Dead from Image Comics or Robert Kirkman’s hit television series The Walking Dead on AMC?

Review: The Big Shutdown by John M. Whalen

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The Big Shutdown by John M. Whalen is a fun read that will remind readers just why pulp fiction, westerns, and ray guns belong together.

Review: The Reluctant Orchid by Arthur C. Clarke

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The Reluctant Orchid by Arthur C. Clarke is one of those distinct literary gems that proves good writing can be just as influential as it is inspirational.

Top Post de Diciembre

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Tanya tells it like it is - in spanish!

Scide Splitters: 1941 Retro Hugo Eligible Short Stories

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The third and final part of a series in which Scide Splitters examines humorous stories eligible for the 1941 Retro Hugos Awards.

Review: Thunderbird by Jack McDevitt

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Thunderbird by Jack McDevitt is a delightful new book from Ace Books indicative of the award winning author’s unique ability to put realistic characters in fantastic settings.

TOP POST DE NOVIEMBRE

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Tanya reviews our past month and finds it interesting.

Novedades de Noviembre

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Conventions, radio shows, new releases, books & more

The Great Collection in the Sky

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"Collecting" online precludes the need for shelves

BOOK REVIEW: CHILDHOOD’S END by Arthur C. Clarke

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In advance of the SyFy mini-series of Arthur C. Clarke's classic "Childhood's End," Steve reviews the actual book and finds it worth a read!

Scide Splitters: 1941 Retro Hugo Eligible Novelettes

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The second of a three part series in which Scide Splitters examines humorous stories eligible for the 1941 Retro Hugos Awards.

TOP POST DE OCTUBRE

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Tanya rounds up October for us

MOVIE REVIEW: UNIVERSAL’S MUMMY DEAREST (1932-33)

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This week, Steve travels back to Ancient Egypt with Boris Karloff as "The Mummy." No CGI, but scarier than Brendan Fraser's "Mummy"!

Scide Splitters: 1941 Retro Hugo Eligible Novellas

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The first of a three part series in which Scide Splitters examines humorous stories eligible for the 1941 Retro Hugos Awards.

MOVIE REVIEW: FRANKENSTEIN (1931), Just in time for Halloween!

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For Halloween, Steve looks at one of the oldest, and perhaps the best-known "monster movie" of them all, James Whale's "Frankenstein," starring Boris Karloff.

The Forgotten Enemy by Arthur C. Clarke

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Readers get to decide for themselves who The Forgotten Enemy really is in this Arthur C. Clarke short story about global disaster and the consequences it has on the survivability of man.

Novedades de septiembre

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Penumbra is looking for submissions: Axxon is looking for Columbian authors, plus - new releases, new films and new events!

Top Post de Septiembre

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A roundup of the month's best for Spanish readers.

Film Review: Pan

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It’s all very Spielbergian; in fact in many places Pan reminds strongly of Hook, Spielberg’s own chaotic visit to Neverland

1941 Retro Hugo Awards: Supplement: Reviews of ALL 1940...

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Jamie Todd Rubin takes a side trip during his Vacation in the Golden Age

The 1941 Retro Hugo Awards (Part 7 Novels)

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1940's novels were few, but there are quite a number of stand-out works.

1941 Retro Hugo Awards (Part 6: Fanzines)

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The fanzines of 1940

The 1941 Retro Hugo Awards (Part 5 – Dramatic Presentation Short...

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All of our 1941 Retro Hugo Award posts are indexed on one page for easy access. In 1940 there was NO television. Note. This doesn't...

Blogger Invitado: Carlos Vera Scamarone “El Muchacho de Providence”

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Exploring the roots of H.P. Lovecraft's Cthulhu mythos.

The 1941 Retro Hugo Awards (Part 4 Long Form Media)

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The feature length films of 1940 hold quite a few suprises.

Scide Splitters: The Sinister Researches of C. P. Ransom by H....

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Once a popular series in F&SF during the early 50s, Homer Nearing’s delightfully whimsical C. P. Ransom stories have since been almost completely forgotten.

The Things Robert Heinlein Taught Me

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Things that Grandpa Bob taught me.