The Treks in Sci-Fi Podcast

Edward German
in Entertainment

You don't have to be a Trekkie to listen.

Outrun Stories #20

Outrun Stories
in Fiction

I know that I’ve always chosen to walk a different path, alone and along the lines that suited me best, following the rules that I knew to be right, the code. I wasn’t born to be a sheep, but I certai...

Brutalist Stories #20

Brutalist Stories
in Fiction

I have a dream where I’m breathing water, and I’m only ever breathing in. I’m not under water, there’s a mask attached to my face that supplies the water. I breathe in, deep and deeper still, the wate...

What's On Your Mind? Your Computer Will Soon Be Able to Tell You

Kevin Wortman
in Science

One of the greatest magicians in history, Harry Houdini, was well known for his death-defying stunts and mind-blowing escapes from sealed chambers. One of his most astounding tricks was reading a pers...

Rewatching... Star Trek: Operation -- Annihilate!

Nick Brown
in Entertainment

Thursday 13 April 1967 Here in 1967...actually let me recap. For those of you who've just joined (hello!), my 'gimmick' is that I'm trapped 50 years in the past, writing about all the tv I'm watching,...

Comes A Horseman

Dr. Williams
in Fiction

On a night as black as pitch comes the Horseman. It is said that all through-out history man has been tormented by the constant struggle between good and evil. Where good intentions are swept away by ...

When Artificial Intelligence = Not Enough Intelligence

Michael Eric Ross
in Science

It’s a staple of science fiction: the devices made by humans run afoul of their creators by learning how humans think. From the renegade HAL9000 in 2001: A Space Odyssey to the replicants in the sci-f...

LOSTBOY: A Dark Dystopian Cyberpunk Short

Mickey Rivera
in Entertainment

A frantic woman, decked out in leather, spikes, and a mohawk, races through desert mist, dodging jagged pillars of cybernetic waste. On her trail is Lostboy, a cyborg hunter who's more metal than man, and has a singular objective: catching his prey. Born of a love of cyberpunk and westerns, LOSTBOY delivers a bite-sized dose of science fiction cruelty that's going to make you hungry for more. LOSTBOY is a short film directed by Ash Thorp and Anthony Scott Burns, who have hopes of turning it into...

The Lathe of Heaven Proves Idealists Can Be the Most Dangerous Among Us

Rich Monetti
in Culture

I read Poland by James Michener a number of years ago and came to a startling conclusion after reading the chapters on the Nazi Occupation during World War II. I certainly know of the Holocaust and th...

Weirdest Characters in 'Star Wars Legends' Canon

Anthony Gramuglia
in Entertainment

With Star Wars: The Last Jedi fast approaching, it is clear that the Star Wars universe will be expanding and growing in the next years to come. However, for many growing up in the 80s and 90s in the ...

New Findings from Two 'Ocean Moons' Increase Possibility of Finding Alien Life

Paul Scott Anderson
in Science

For those who are hoping to find evidence of life somewhere else in the Solar System, there was some exciting news this week. Two moons, Europa and Enceladus, were already thought to be among the best...