Tagged in "interview"

Interview with key figures in the world of science and science fiction.

A Conversation with Fabrice Giger, CEO of Humanoids

Joshua Sky
in Culture

Fabrice Giger is easily one of the most influential trailblazers in the comic book world, yet many fans and professionals don’t know his story. In 1988, at the age of 23, he purchased Humanoids, Europ...

In the Author’s Universe: Interview with Author Margaret Atwood

K.E. Lanning
in Culture

Margaret Atwood is a poet, a novelist, and an inventor. She was born in Ottawa, Canada in 1939 to Margaret (maiden name Killam), a nutritionist and to Carl Atwood, an entomologist. With her father’s r...

In the Author’s Universe: Interview with Sci-Fi Author Sylvain Neuvel

K.E. Lanning
in Culture

Sylvain Neuvel’s first novel, Sleeping Giants, became one of the hottest sci-fi books of 2016. Indie-published last year, his book caught fire with readers, and fortuitously, one reader happened to be...

Earth to Bill

Ryan Sprague
in Culture

It was 2013. I was now three and a half hours into a six-hour bus ride back to New York City from my hometown of Syracuse, NY. After an exciting, yet stressful visit with family, I wanted nothing more...

In the Author’s Universe: Interview with Sci-Fi Author Hugh Howey

K.E. Lanning
in Culture

Hugh Howey is an author of science fiction, and whatever else he wants to write about; as an independent author he controls his writing career. Born in 1975, Hugh grew up reading and sailing, navigati...

Interview with 'Our Final Invention' Author James Barrat

OMNI Staff
in Culture

James Barrat is the author of Our Final Invention: Artificial Intelligence and the End of the Human Era, an equal parts fascinating-and-terrifying book which explores the perils associated with the he...

Await Further Instructions

Roger Crow
in Entertainment

Christmas. What could be more enjoyable than getting the family together, having dinner, then crashing out in front of the TV? However, for those featured in new movie Await Further Instructions, this...

Some words with Zsófia Döme, Hungarian Treehugger and Illustrator

Mickey Rivera
in Culture

Zsófia Döme (http://zsofiadome.tumblr.com/) likes to get lost in the woods and draw the things she didn’t see, those things that imagination can’t help but see while surrounded by wild greenery teemin...

Who's Laughing Now?

Ryan Sprague
in Culture

“We could make you disappear, and your body would never be found.” Darren Perks knew that this wasn't going to be a friendly encounter, but had it really come to this? The words of the guard were fill...

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...

Interview with 'Alien' Co-Creator Dan O'Bannon

OMNI Staff
in Entertainment

In the below excerpt from Film Fantasy Magazine, Ed Sudden II interviews Alien co-creator Dan O'Bannon. In excerpt, O'Bannon recounts that the concept of the movie Alien began as a simple story called...

Reconstructing Lynch's 'Dune:' A Look at 'Dune Redux'

Mike G
in Entertainment

Once you’ve watched a few fan edits (also known as fan cuts) of commercially released feature films, you come to appreciate the extraordinary power of editing to change a movie. I found that particula...

Interview with Investigative Filmmaker Jeremy Corbell

Rachel David
in Culture

Jeremy Kenyon Lockyer Corbell makes his living seeking out the ExtraOrdinary; that seemingly gratuitous capitalization perfectly encapsulating his mission to–as he puts it–“force us to reconsider the fabric of our own beliefs” and consider an atypical alternative. His approach is to undermine attempts to discredit unorthodox opinions by way of discrediting the opinion holders themselves. This investigative journalist and documentarian believes that the key to opening minds to a radical viewpoint...

The Science of Smell

Tim Noakes
in Science

Straddling the disciplines of art and science, Sissel Tolaas has travelled the globe collecting over 7,000 different smells, which she stores in her Berlin research laboratory. Along the way she has m...

Artist Mario Martinez aka MARS-1 Interview

OMNI Staff
in Culture

While artists abound who enjoy conjuring up astronauts, robots, space battles and creatures from another world, few are able to achieve the striking balance that makes the extraterrestrial imagery of ...

Interview with Mike Resnick

Joshua Sky
in Culture

At 74 years old, Mike Resnick is only hitting his stride. Just last week he handed in the eighth book he wrote this year, and he has clocked in 13 short stories and just sold a fantasy trilogy to DAW ...