Wow! weirdness and light this week in the news: plastic army women, Einstein up-ended, bra makers made spacesuits and if that isn’t weird enough, Cthulhu is picking a fight with Stephen King! Read on!
This week Steve comments at length on a convention he missed most of. He hopes to obfuscate that fact with verbiage.
Jerry Pournelle, Heinlein Society, Dwarf Stars, Sputniks, dueling Comiccons and 4E
Even if you have a stick, this is too much news to shake it at!
An excerpt from Andrew Paul Weston’s debut novel, The IX, from the Perseid Press.
The Hugos are upon us. RK gives you even more (and better reasons) to join up and vote!
A conference on alien contact inspires a change in careers
StarShipSofa LiveCast KGB Reading Angry Robot’s Strange Chemistry Signs Sarah Raughley Via Facebook: the accented Tony C reminds us that – Live Online In Video: An Audience with SF legends… Larry Niven – Jerry Pournelle – Gregory Benford – this Sunday 18:00 – 19:30 BST ~~~ And the multi-genred Ellen reminds us that – FANTASTIC […]
NOTE: Unless otherwise noted, articles linked to here are sourced from SF Signal and File 770. One of my all-time heroes gets a “non-action” figure all to himself. Forrest J. Ackerman, Science Fiction’s #1 Fan, Dr. Akula, the Amazing 4E, author, editor, agent and (unfortunate) creator of the SciFi acronym, Mr. SciFi himself now has […]
Frank Wu and his wife Brianna ‘Spacekat’ Wu have designed a game called REVOLUTION 60. It looks quite awesome! The back-story sees the resurrection of a cold war environment, though this time with China, a return to space, Secrets-in-Space and the adventures of a crew of female operatives from the shady, quasi-governmental agency known as […]