Tagged in "science fiction"

Science fiction is the bridge between imagination and technological advancement, where the dreamer’s vision predicts change, and foreshadows a futuristic reality. Science fiction has the ability to become “science reality”.

Top Dying Earth Science Fiction Books

Stephanie Gladwell
in Buyer’s Guide

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...

10 Top Sci-Fi Film Firearms

Scott Snowden
in Entertainment

Regardless of whether you're chasing zombies or xenomorphs, replicants or rebel scum, you'll benefit from a good blaster at your side.

Intriguing Alternate History Books

Stephen Hamilton
in Buyer’s Guide

Alternate history books (AH to those in the know) speculate as to what might happen if key real world historical events occurred differently. They can, but don’t necessarily, involve speculative ficti...

Hold the Meringue Cheesecake

Joachim Heijndermans
in Fiction

“Voilà!” said the waiter, as he raised his hand and presented the plates to the diners. RT Hon. Margaret Hamill MP, Secretary of State for International Trade, had imaged a number of responses that th...

Must Read Cyberpunk Books

Stephanie Gladwell
in Buyer’s Guide

Cyberpunk books are a distinctive cross-section of sci-fi narratives typically taking place in dystopian, near future settings, and featuring high-tech post-industrial societies, contrasted against a ...

Ancestor by Matt Sheean and Malachai Ward

Mickey Rivera
in Fiction

Here’s a drink you can make to best enjoy Ancestor, which was released October 2016 in trade paperback by Image Comics. Take one Philip K. Dick and one Alejandro Jodorowsky (circa The Holy Mountain) a...

Artificial Intelligence Research Today

Lindsie Polhemus
in Science

We’ve all encountered artificial intelligence on the internet. Those AI programs are bots that are designed to mimic human behavior and make you feel more at ease with your decisions. As the programs ...

Most Profitable Science Fiction Films of 2016

Alejandro Guillú Mendoza
in Buyer’s Guide

2016 was another good year for Hollywood and we managed to sell $11.372 billion or 2.2% more. We also sold 1.3208 billion tickets or 0.1% more.

Who Was Isaac Asimov?

Stephanie Gladwell
in Culture

Isaac Asimov (1920-1992) is remembered as one of the top 3 science fiction writers, along with Robert Heinlein and Arthur C. Clarke. Asimov is widely considered to be the founder of modern science fic...

Strike It Rich

Juan Vasquez
in Fiction

“You got the credits, we got the crystal.” Shou-Yin said calmly. "Just give us the amount promised and all of us can go home without incident. He was the only one who's blaster wasn't drawn. His crimi...

Books to Read if You Liked '1984'

Joshua Samuel Zook
in Buyer’s Guide

The best books to read if you liked 1984 carry on its traditional of complex themes wrapped in interesting fiction. While 1984 is mostly about surveillance, there are plenty of other themes for the bo...

Dystopian Science Fiction Authors You Must Read

James Lizowski
in Buyer’s Guide

In it's traditional definition, a dystopia illustrates a reality much worse than our own. Dystopian science fiction generally features an oppressive and totalitarian society where political, corporate...

'Mad Max' Tracks on 'Fury Road'

Eddie Wong
in Entertainment

The video editing team at OMNI was curious to see just how similar the 1979 Mad Max trailer was to the Mad Max: Fury Road trailer. Taking the trailer of George Miller's famous Mad Max, the team overla...

It Starts With a Kiss

Joachim Heijndermans
in Fiction

Luanne fidgeted nervously with her fingers. The bed creaked with even the slightest movement. Why did she come here? Well, she knew the reason why, but why in this place? It was very seedy looking, an...

Best Pulp Sci-Fi Books

Arnold Seleskey
in Buyer’s Guide

To some, the phrase “best pulp sci-fi books” may seem like an oxymoron. Pulp sci-fi has been dividing fans of science fiction for decades. You either love it or you hate it. Many certifiable pulp sci-...

Breakout Science Fiction Books of 2016

Rachel David
in Buyer’s Guide

One of the wonderful things about science fiction is that with every new breakout novel we don't just get a new story; we get the author's latest imagined reality rife with its own technology, history...