The Hot War: Bombs Away

Zach Foster
in Buyer’s Guide

Harry Turtledove doesn’t identify as an alternate history writer, but rather as “a historian who writes science fiction.” Bombs Away isn’t quite what most readers would think of as science fiction, bu...

Confessions of a Conspiracy Geek

Ryan Sprague
in Entertainment

On May 19th, 2002, a finely strung bow was tightly wrapped around nine (although it is now ten) seasons of what is arguably one of the greatest science fiction shows to ever hit the television airwave...

Best Carrie Fisher Tribute Art

Justin Maury
in Beauty

Since Carrie Fisher’s unexpected passing, fans have been taking to social media to pay tribute to a beloved actress, woman, and intergalactic savior. Old photos, videos and quotes have resurfaced of t...

The Future of the Future

Matt Swayne
in Science

When it comes to futurism, 2016 was no slouch. Lots of technology first-evers were introduced in 2016, including reusable rocket ships that pinpoint landed on barges floating in the middle of the ocea...

From Kuji to Solo

Ryan Sprague
in Culture

In a field wrought with speculation and educated (and sometimes not so educated) opinions, there is a small section that stands on its own two legs with both technological and legal credibility. This ...

UFO Belief Systems

MJ Banias
in Culture

The UFO discourse, like any other field of study, has philosophical underpinnings that function like a spectrum. The opposite ends of the spectrum provide an overly simplistic idea of the ‘reality’ of...

Excerpt from 'Somewhere in the Skies: A Human Approach to an Alien Phenomenon' by Ryan Sprague

Ryan Sprague
in Fiction

Ordinary people are seeing extraordinary things in our skies. And while reports of UFOs and their possible occupants are littered with dates, times, and descriptions, they rarely focus on those who've...

The Career of Carrie Fisher, Sci-Fi Princess (Part 2: 1985-2016)

Zach Foster
in Culture

Continued from Part 1: 1969-1984 Star Wars catapulted the young Carrie Fisher into stardom overnight, which led to wild partying and drug use. Since her recovery from those days, she always took respo...

The Career of Carrie Fisher, Sci-fi Princess (Part 1: 1969-1984)

Zach Foster
in Culture

Carrie Fisher passed away this morning, and her passing leaves tens of millions of sci-fi and Star Wars fanatics stunned. Already, the obituaries and Facebook tribute artwork are flowing freely as peo...

Empty Coffee Cup

TCC Edwards
in Fiction

A Play in One Act by TCC Edwards

This Is What Mars Looked Like With Water

Skup
in Science

And How It Reminds Us Of Another Blue Marble