Category: Science Fiction

The B&N Sci-Fi and Fantasy Blog — Discover

The Barnes & Noble team serves a constant flow of posts for fantasy and science-fiction fans, from news and interviews to reading recommendations and posts on memorable book covers. via The B&N Sci-Fi and Fantasy Blog — Discover

7 Spooky Real-Life Stories Thatll Give You Nightmares For Days — ViralNews.blog

Andrea Boldizsar We’ve already been down this road. Last year I shared my family’s true-to-life ghost narratives , where nearly each member personally experienced something spookies, including my own traumatic ordeal. As I mentioned then, faith and sensitivity in the supernatural is common in South East Asian culture. Thus I would now like to share […] via 7 Spooky Real-Life Stories Thatll Give You Nightmares … Read More 7 Spooky Real-Life Stories Thatll Give You Nightmares For Days — ViralNews.blog

Present-Day Witchcraft: Seven Stories About Witches — Discover

Emily Perper compiles seven longreads about the modern rituals of witchcraft and how they inform our past. via Present-Day Witchcraft: Seven Stories About Witches — Discover

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Calendar Girls October: Best Paranormal — Never Not Reading

IT’S ALMOST HALLOWEEN!!!!!! I love October. It’s the only month of the year we really get nice weather here in Texas, I love Halloween decorations, I love costumes, and I love candy. Plus, college football. October is just the best. It’s pretty fitting that our October theme is paranormal novels. Paranormal and Halloween go together […] via Calendar Girls October: Best Paranormal — Never Not … Read More Calendar Girls October: Best Paranormal — Never Not Reading

Blade Runner (1982): A Tribute & Retrospective — Jordan and Eddie (The Movie Guys)

By Jordan and Eddie on 04/10/2017 With the release this week of the long awaited Blade Runner sequel, Blade Runner 2049, The Movie Guys pay tribute to Ridley Scott’s original classic, that despite its age of almost 40 years, remains one of cinema’s most important films and a defining Sci-Fi masterpiece. With glowing early reviews […] via Blade Runner (1982): A Tribute & Retrospective — … Read More Blade Runner (1982): A Tribute & Retrospective — Jordan and Eddie (The Movie Guys)

Watching 12 Monkeys in a Post-9/11 World — Tropics of Meta

Chris Marker’s groundbreaking short film La Jetée doubles, incredibly, as one of the most lyrical meditations on two time-honored themes: the end of the world, and time travel. These tropes have been recycled again and again in film, fiction, and television, of course. The Terminator is sent back in time to kill young John Connor, […] via Watching 12 Monkeys in a Post-9/11 World — … Read More Watching 12 Monkeys in a Post-9/11 World — Tropics of Meta

the galaxies are full of very stupid people — gregfallis.com

The fans of Doctor Who are, on the whole, a pretty intelligent group with a fairly elastic capacity for the willing suspension of disbelief. Most of them (and by ‘them’ I mean ‘us’ because I’m also a fan of the Doctor) have a Disbelief Suspension Toggle that triggers immediately on hearing the first electronic notes […] via the galaxies are full of very stupid people … Read More the galaxies are full of very stupid people — gregfallis.com

The Day After Tomorrow

From YALE UNIVERSITY, another science paper that cites one of the worst ever science fiction movies. Sigh… Study finds potential instability in Atlantic Ocean water circulation system New Haven, Conn. – One of the world’s largest ocean circulation systems may not be as stable as today’s weather models predict, according to a new study. In […] via ‘Worse than we thought…’ another paper suggests collapse … Read More The Day After Tomorrow

Science Fiction Paperbacks

1) Lafferty collections are notoriously hard to find and tend to be on the expensive side—at least for 60s/70s paperbacks. I’ve already read two or three stories in the one below in different anthologies over the years—I remember “Continued on Next Rock” (1970) most clearly. The Jack Gaughan cover evokes the sheer oddness of Lafferty’s visions. […] via Updates: Recent Science Fiction Acquisitons No. CLXX … Read More Science Fiction Paperbacks

Tech Zombies

I posted this story almost a year ago and I have gained a lot of followers since that time. I thought I would share it again and I hope everyone enjoys it. I’m Adam Link and I was born in 2124. At the time of my birth, the government was conducting experiments to create a […] via TECH Zombies (A Sci-Fi Zombie Story) — Lynn … Read More Tech Zombies