Sci-Fi Books

Fiction: Aqaara – Part Seven

We are pleased to introduce the seventh installment of our inaugural venture into fiction with Donald McPhedran Gibson's Aqaara, the...

Don Gibson
Tuesday, 11 December 2018 - 9:00AM

Fiction: Aqaara – Part Six

We are pleased to introduce the fifth installment of our inaugural venture into fiction with Donald McPhedran Gibson's Aqaara, the...

Don Gibson
Tuesday, 04 December 2018 - 9:00AM

Fiction: Aqaara – Part Five

We are pleased to introduce the fifth installment of our inaugural venture into fiction with Donald McPhedran Gibson's Aqaara, the...

Don Gibson
Tuesday, 27 November 2018 - 10:30AM

Fiction: Aqaara – Part Four

We are pleased to introduce the fourth installment of our inaugural venture into fiction with Donald McPhedran Gibson's Aqaara, the...

Don Gibson
Tuesday, 20 November 2018 - 12:22PM

Fiction: Aqaara – Part Three

We are pleased to introduce the third installment of our inaugural venture into fiction with Donald McPhedran Gibson's Aqaara, the...

Don Gibson
Tuesday, 13 November 2018 - 11:14AM

Fiction: Aqaara – Part Two

We are pleased to introduce the second installment of our inaugural venture into fiction with Donald McPhedran Gibson's Aqaara, the...

Don Gibson
Tuesday, 06 November 2018 - 10:04AM

Fiction: Aqaara – Part One

We are pleased to introduce the first installment of our inaugural venture into fiction with Donald McPhedran Gibson's Aqaara, the...

Don Gibson
Tuesday, 30 October 2018 - 1:50PM

How Teleportation Technology Would Change the World as We Know It

Forget waiting for Scotty to beam you up—if teleportation were at the level of common tech like microwaves or WiFi, it would have...

Andrew LaSane
Tuesday, 25 September 2018 - 12:52PM

HBO's Full 'Fahrenheit 451' Trailer Adds a Dash of Cyberpunk to the Dystopian Story

HBO's upcoming TV-movie adaptation of Fahrenheit 451, the famous novel by Rad Bradbury in which society bans books in favor of TV, is...

Jonathan Kesh
Thursday, 05 April 2018 - 8:39PM

Knowledge Is the Enemy in First Trailer for HBO's New 'Fahrenheit 451' Movie

We'll bring this up every time HBO's Fahrenheit 451 movie comes up, but a TV movie adaptation of a book where everybody abandons...

Jonathan Kesh
Monday, 26 February 2018 - 8:25PM

H.P. Lovecraft Poem Syncs Up Perfectly With Billy Joel's 'Piano Man'

If you've ever heard Billy Joel and H.P. Lovecraft appear in the same sentence together before now, either you have some extremely...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 20 January 2018 - 3:06PM

The Top 6 Sci-Fi Books Hollywood Should Turn Into Movies

When Hollywood needs inspiration, where better to look than sci-fi's best books? Whether you're Netflix investing in content like the...

Christopher Mahon
Wednesday, 29 November 2017 - 3:25PM

These 8 Books Helped Make Elon Musk the Genius He Is Today

Elon Musk has risen as one of the greatest minds of the 21st century through his many business and scientific contributions. The Tesla...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 17 November 2017 - 11:13AM

NYCC 2017: Sci-Fi Authors Explain Why We're Already Living in the Dystopian Sci-Fi Future

The topic of discussion in New York Comic-Con's "The End of the World and Questionable Futures" panel was, naturally, the apocalypse...

Chris Mahon
Sunday, 08 October 2017 - 5:38PM

NYCC 2017: 'The Martian' Author Andy Weir Talks About His New Book, 'Artemis'

The webcomic XKCD brilliantly summed up Andy Weir's The Martian in the following way:  "Do you know the scene in Apollo 13 where...

Chris Mahon
Saturday, 07 October 2017 - 11:41AM

NYCC 2017: Sci-Fi Authors Sketch Out Our Future With Robots and AI

  The first panel we hit this year was a collection of sci-fi authors talking about robots, robot rights, artificial intelligence,...

Chris Mahon
Saturday, 07 October 2017 - 10:25AM

Amazon TV Is Adapting Three Classic Sci-Fi Stories, Including 'Snow Crash' and 'Ringworld'

Amazon's television wing is looking to bring three cult classic sci-fi stories into the fold, and they're not afraid to get weird. The...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 29 September 2017 - 10:31AM

'Star Wars' Anthology Includes Stories Told From the POV of a Mouse Droid and Dead Obi-Wan

There is no shortage of Star Wars stories out there for hardcore fans who aren't satiated by the movies alone, and that reading list...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 15 September 2017 - 11:25AM

Dr. Phil Frana Explores the Past, Present, and Future of Matter Duplicators

  We previously interviewed Dr. Phil Frana about digital immortality, memory, and sci-fi utopias, but his presentation at Escape...

Chris Mahon
Sunday, 03 September 2017 - 8:17PM

Legendary Sci-Fi Author Joe Haldeman Tells the Story Behind 'The Forever War'

Joe Haldeman’s guest panel at Escape Velocity 2017 started with a short, sweet introduction from Charles Hildebrant, from the Museum...

Chris Mahon
Sunday, 03 September 2017 - 11:35AM