Column by Christopher Shultz December 10, 2013 (21) comments
For an offbeat, weird, macabre and twisted holiday, look no further than this list.
Column by Rajan Khanna November 26, 2013 (5) comments
Orson Scott Card isn't the only controversial figure in Science Figure and Fantasy. We take a look at a few more.
Column by Daniel Hope November 13, 2013 (34) comments
Books you'll find at the intersection of the literary and science fiction genres.
Column by Rajan Khanna November 7, 2013 (5) comments
In honor of the release of 'Thor: The Dark World,' we take a look at science fiction stories that draw on mythology for inspiration.
Column by Daniel Hope October 31, 2013 (5) comments
A critical look at the rumor that 'Ender's Game' is a ripoff of 'The Dueling Machine', and a discussion of what creativity and originality means.
Column by Rajan Khanna October 21, 2013 (4) comments
Horror is one of the most versatile genres—despite its ability to scare, it plays well with others. We look at some of these combinations.
Column by Rajan Khanna September 27, 2013 (7) comments
In honor of the ending of 'Breaking Bad,' a list of characters from science fiction and fantasy who started out as good guys but ended up as villains.
Column by Daniel Hope September 13, 2013 (2) comments
Guess the Plot: We guess the plot of a book based solely on what we can glean from the cover, then compare our guess with an actual summary of the book. In this case: 'The Last Starship from Earth.'
Column by Rajan Khanna September 6, 2013 (13) comments
Hollywood science fiction movies haven't exactly been great lately. We take a look at why that might be.
Column by Joshua Chaplinsky September 3, 2013 (1) comments
A review, overview, and critical analysis of the speculative trilogy, all rolled up into one.
News by Dean Fetzer
With the annual announcement of the awards that are voted on by a selection of the public, the question arises as to whether it’s just a “beauty contest”.
Column by Rajan Khanna August 23, 2013 (6) comments
In the past 20 or so years, the Star Wars Expanded Universe—encompassing books, games, comics and more—has put out a bewildering number of releases. These are the ones to pay attention to.
Column by Rajan Khanna August 19, 2013 (1) comments
Ursula K. Le Guin's novel, "The Left Hand of Darkness," is not just a great science fiction novel, it is one of the first major works in the field to address issues of gender. We take a look why.
Column by Nathan Scalia August 14, 2013 (8) comments
What you need to know about the speed of light, faster-than-light travel, and SCIENCE.
Column by Daniel Hope August 12, 2013 (1) comments
Isaac Asimov is so much more than a set of incredible muttonchops. He's one of the greatest science fiction writers ever. Here's why you should give him a try.
Column by Rajan Khanna
Get to know the works of Alfred Bester, an often overlooked but influential sci-fi writer.
Column by Rajan Khanna July 19, 2013 (5) comments
With the release of Pacific Rim this month, we take a look at 10 of the best giant robots of cinema, television and literature.
News by Nathan Scalia July 11, 2013 (26) comments
Orson Scott Card has released a statement responding to a boycott campaign of the "Ender's Game" film.
Column by Rajan Khanna June 28, 2013 (6) comments
Dune is one of the best novels ever written. Find out why.
Column by Rajan Khanna June 18, 2013 (25) comments
Post-apocalyptic fiction is perhaps more popular today than it's even been. Here are ten of the best examples.
Column by Erik Wecks May 22, 2013 (10) comments
The Hyperion Cantos is a fantastic work of Science Fiction, but it would be a disaster if it were made into a film.
News by Dean Fetzer
In another strange turn, the shortlist for this year's award, ”chosen by a panel comprised mostly of women,” is exclusively male.
News by Christopher Shultz April 4, 2013 (6) comments
With less than a year to live, the author plans to retire, spend time with family, and travel.
News by Dean Fetzer April 1, 2013 (3) comments
After hearing she’d been nominated for science fiction’s most prestigious prize – 5 times – the author admitted she ‘cried a lot’.
News by Jessica Taylor
The dealine for reviews is April 1st! Be sure to get in as many as possible before it's too late. Did I mention there are prizes involved?