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Amazing News Weekly – 6/23

NEW CONTEST! WIN A COPY OF HAUNTINGS, edited by ELLEN DATLOW Amazing Stories is giving away one copy of Hauntings, edited by Ellen Datlow via a random drawing on July 1, 2013. All you have to do to enter is leave a comment below, and you’ll be automatically entered into the drawing. Please note that only registered members […]

A New Space Telescope Helps to Usher in a New Future

I think this is pretty cool.  A company with plans to mine asteroid, Planetary Resources, Inc., has just announced that they’re putting a telescope in space and they’re inviting the public to crowdfund it AND use it, too. The crowdfunding page with more information and videos is here, a mainstream news account is here, and […]

From the In Box 5/30/13

Warning for Authors Space Telescope Kickstarter Via Lawrence Santoro on Facebook we are informed that editor Tony Giangregorio is back.  Please read Lawrence’s blog post (which contains quite a bit of appropriate reference material) before considering submitting to certain markets. ~~~ Yesterday, Planetary Resources, the company that plans to harvest asteroids, hosted a livestreamed webcast […]

From the In Box 5/29/13

Fan Letter in Astounding Soul Wars Book Release Sofacon Promo Art (check out the cool poster for Amazing Stories!) Live Press Conference from Planetary Resources TODAY Via SF Signal we are informed that another 1930s issue of Astound Stories has been uploaded to Project Gutenberg.  Checking the previously uploaded, we discover Volume 1, Number 4, […]

Planetary Resources Opening Space Frontiers to All (Livestream Event)

The following from Planetary Resources Planetary Resources’ team of engineers who have designed, built and operated spacecraft throughout the Solar System, including all of the recent U.S. Mars landers and rovers, are now developing the most advanced space technology ever and will make it publicly accessible. A diverse group of supporters, including Virgin’s Sir Richard Branson, actor Seth Green, Star […]