Buyer’s Guide

Equipping you to become a true science fiction collector.

Writers of the Future Volume 33 and Beyond

Joshua Sky
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Last week I had the privilege of attending the 33rd Writers of The Future Awards Gala at the Ebell Theater in Los Angeles. Prior to Gala #32 last year, I grappled to determine whether attending would ...

Best Dark Fantasy Books You've Never Heard Of

Riley Reese
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Dark fantasy is a genre that's as addictive as it gets. There's something about the dark, morbid, and twisted allure of these books that gets people hooked instantly. This genre is one filled with vam...

HTC Bolt Review

Mickey Finn
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A couple weeks ago I was out running errands when everyone’s biggest anxiety happened. I unlocked my phone screen and everything froze before going black. Rest in peace, HTC M8 Harmon-Kardon edition. ...

The Most Futuristic Cars You Can Buy Right Now

James Lizowski
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Most gearheads will tell you that they love a car that has customized tires, top rated engines, and a suspension setup that can handle even the roughest roads. But, among car enthusiasts, there's anot...

Unforgettable Dinosaur Movies

Anthony Gramuglia
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Every child loves dinosaurs, and, after watching one, will always dive into the bargain bin DVDs in search of a dinosaur film to satisfy that itch. Sadly, there are tons of films that exploit that need for dinosaur goodness, and, often, fail to deliver something good. It is hard to find the diamonds in the rough. But they do exist. You may have to dig deep into the past to find a great one, but, over the decades, film makers have produced some pretty unforgettable dinosaur films you need to watc...

Life in 360°

Yvette Cordova
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Technology is growing and shaping the way we take photographs. We even capture and create memories using our cell phones, so it's not surprising that photography is still an evolving industry. Videos ...

ZTE to Announce First Gigabit Handset at MWC

Susan Fourtané
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The Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 will take place from February 27th to March 2nd in Barcelona, Spain. The topic of this year will be: The Next Element. The agenda is already packed with must-atten...

Best Shows About Earth

Stephanie Gladwell
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There’s no doubt that there’s a lot to explore about planet Earth, and with television, there are plenty of shows about Earth that do just that. Whether we’re exploring geography, geology, or animal l...

Float Down the Stream of Consciousness

Joseph Ferguson
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On a planet with two moons far in our future, not much has changed. Poverty and political corruption are rampant, religious discord still divides humanity, and immigrants seeking a better life are fea...

Legendary Books by Scientists

R Romero
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Some of the most readily available sources of knowledge are books by scientists. The writers of these books can utilize their own experiences to better illustrate the process of experimentation and re...

Young Adult Sci-Fi Books

James Lizowski
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Science fiction has been a favorite genre for a very loyal group of fans, old and new, for an incredibly long time. And while you may have started reading it young, many children might not be drawn to...

Universe Hunting

Joshua Sky
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A big part of collecting science fiction novels is the thrill of the hunt. The fact that the books aren't always easy to find adds a game element to discovering and buying them. It can be quite satisf...

Most Unnecessary 'Star Wars' Gifts Every Fan Needs

James Lizowski
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These are the gifts you're looking for. Some Star Wars gifts may seem unnecessary to those who aren't true fans, but every real Jedi needs these items. The best unnecessary Star Wars gifts will please...

'Star Wars' Inspired Winter Clothing

Stephen Hamilton
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Why wear the same old thing when you can deck yourself out in Star Wars inspired winter clothing? Ditch the gray scarf, itchy sweater, and that old, ratty long sleeve shirt for something Luke and Leia...

Best Soft Sci-Fi Books

Stephanie Gladwell
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Soft sci-fi books form a treasure trove of ideas combining imagined scientific scenarios, future technologies, and the progression of human society in accordance with these elements. Instead of delvin...

Top Dying Earth Science Fiction Books

Stephanie Gladwell
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A sub-genre of both fantasy and science fiction, the concept of a dying earth has been around for a while. Though its first origins remount back to the Romantic Era, its true shape took form much more...