science fiction

How Science Journalism Helped Me Become a Better Sci-Fi Writer

My work with Universe Today has helped fashion me into a better science fiction writer and led to the publication…

4 years ago

Why Do Rockets Need Stages? The Quest to Build a Single Stage to Orbit (SSTO)

Science fiction has promised us a rocket that blasts off into space without stages. How close is reality to the…

6 years ago

Book Review: The Caloris Network

Thinking of taking a vacation this summer? Maybe you want to distract yourself with a bit of light science fiction…

6 years ago

Review: In “Interstellar,” Christopher Nolan Shows He Has The Right Stuff

Science fiction aficionados, take heed. The highly-anticipated movie Interstellar is sharp and gripping. Nolan and cast show in the end…

8 years ago

Sci-Fi Book Review: “Pilot” by R.D. Drabble

"Pilot," a new sci-fi thriller, follows law enforcement officer Legitt Redd, as he finds himself in the middle of an…

10 years ago

Star Trek Teaser: “Into Darkness” Trailer Released

James T. Kirk and the crew of the Enterprise will be back for a second pre-quel of the young original…

10 years ago

Science Fiction Author Ray Bradbury Dies

[/caption] Author Ray Bradbury — who sent generations of readers on travels to fantastic future worlds -- has died this…

10 years ago

Visions of the Cosmos: The Enduring Space Art of David A. Hardy

[/caption] For over 50 years, award-winning space and astronomy artist David A. Hardy has taken us to places we could…

10 years ago

Warp Drives May Come With a Killer Downside

[/caption] Planning a little space travel to see some friends on Kepler 22b? Thinking of trying out your newly-installed FTL3000…

11 years ago