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Amazon to Start Selling Fan Fiction
Amazon's new Kindle Worlds service will give fan fiction writers a place to publish their work and earn royalties.
Tue May 21, 2013
As a subgenre, a movement, a fashion statement, steampunk has worn a dozen garments and none of them fit exactly the same.
Wed May 15, 2013
Putting the "Science" in "Science Fiction": Zeppelins and Airships
A zeppelin is the largest of what are called lighter-than-air craft, aircraft that fly by harnessing gases that , rather than using lift generated by wings or rotors like planes and helicopters do.
Tue May 14, 2013
relationship between Jesus and Mary Magdalene
Inside the Louvre Museum, under the mysterious gaze of the Mona Lisa, a museum curator is gunned down.
Mon May 13, 2013
Flavorwire Hosts Short Fiction Contest
Writers are invited to send in original stories that contain 5,000 words or less.
Sun May 05, 2013
Beyond the Beyond
Design Fiction: Elvira Grob, "Vitiosae Vigilis"
"Vitiosae vigilis is inspired by the "canary in the coal mine" to speculatively explore the use of personal living biomonitors.
Beyond the Beyond
Design Fiction: Fractal 13 at the Medellin Orquideorama in Colombia
"Fractal'13, the fifth version of a festival for imaging the future will be held this May 18 at the MedellA n's Botanical Gardens Orquideorama.
Wed May 01, 2013
Putting people first
London exhibition explores alternative Britain governed by four extreme lifestyle tribes
Belching cars made of skin and bones, nuclear-powered trains in the shape of mountains and arrow-like formations of joined recumbent bicycles are just some of the ways we might travel around the country in the future, according to designers Dunne and Raby , whose new exhibition at London's Design Museum opens this week.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Benefits Outweigh Risks
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'Midnight's Children' is X-men without a plan
Could there possibly be a worse time for the movie adaptation of the book "Midnight's Children"? Directed by Deepa Metha with a screenplay by the book's author, Salman Rushdie who also provides narration, the movie becomes like an alternative universe for inept X-Men. "Midnight's Children" opens up in New York City on 26 April 2013 and then opens ... (more)