Some really creative ideas in this album of convention cosplayers!
An introductory examination of the impact that deep learning AI technologies will have on the arts.
The newest film in the multi-movie Predator sequence stars only Indigenous actors and could be considered either a prequel or sequel to the other Predator movies. It may not be a great movie, but it’s certainly a watchable one. It’s on Hulu, if you’re interested.
Gary offers up his own (well-informed) listicle of influential Science Fiction
Science Museum exhibit: Science Fiction: Voyage into the Unknown
Meet South African Author Xan van Rooyen
Tanya unveils Scriptor in Fabula – a special interview series for writers
Part II of Steve’s review of an excellent SF and fantasy collection of stories by San Francisco’s Lisa Mason.
Steve repeats (with lots of new edits) a column from 2013 about one of his favourite movie series.
The most difficult speculation for a science fiction writer to undertake is to imagine correctly the *secondary* implications of a new factor.
Star Trek – in all of its iterations – always engages with these thirteen plots
For his second “perfect” genre movie, Steve calls your attention to gravel-voiced Vin Diesel’s first genre movie, Pitch Black. Science fiction films don’t get a whole lot better, in Steve’s opinion!
If, in science fiction, money has no real meaning, than what the hell is your day-job exactly for?
In the face of an uncaring universe driven by physics and mathematics, what is fair?
he sidekick is often the one person who sees the “real” hero. The more far-future and fantastic the world becomes, the more essential this kind of character is.
Orbit announces the acquisition of Alex White’s newest space opera
Galactic Gladiators! Thumbs up for Anna Hackett’s Centurion
The Spanish Association of Fantasy Science Fiction and Terror (AEFCFT) announces the first number of Opportunity magazine
An interview with French author Jean Christophe Gapdy, including a brief discussion of “Francofuturism”
Do authors think about genre classification while creating? Or only when it comes to listing it for the market?
I guess if you’re a gilr who can move sh*t with your mind, there’s bound to be random sh* flying through the air…
Flash fiction by Veronica Scott
A budding writer’s dream – growing up with a library in the house
The 5th Gender – a cozy mystery science fiction and queer romantic comedy with a healthy dose of social commentary
Is Amazing Stories the world’s first science fiction magazine? Yes. Did it get there all on its lonesome? No.
Check out this month’s new SF releases
In this week’s viewing: Dr. Stone takes a good look around, Granbelm looks for everyday magic, and more!
Is it science fiction romance with adventure. Or maybe it’s space opera with space marines and romantic elements.
When writing for translation – let your identity and cultural background take the lead
Watch Ovum from Dust!