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Archived Since:March 23, 2008

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Singularities in the rearview mirror

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Writing at io9 recently, Charlie Jane Anders mentioned Jo Walton's 2009 essay on George Eliot as a pre-SF writer who...

Open thread 198

2 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

There are many ways that the Dutch are unusual about bicyles. The one that struck me most recently, though, is...

My Real Children Spoiler and Speculation Thread

3 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

By popular request, a thread where you do not have to ROT-13 your speculations about why the book ended the...

Published today: California Bones, Greg Van Eekhout's wild heist caper set in a literally eat-or-be-eaten LA

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

On sale today in hardcover and e-book. Opening three chapters here! Special dedicated website here! Tour schedule here! "Big...

Open thread 197

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Widely disseminated science joke from the early internet: An engineer, a physicist, and a mathematician find themselves in an anecdote--indeed,...

X-Men: SPOILERS of Future Past

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Once again, I find myself opening a discussion thread for a film I haven't seen. While this allows me to...

Zerika

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Hamster in her ball maps the world by smell and sound: eager, alert, blind. Zerika is sufficiently intrepid that...

Published today: My Real Children, Jo Walton's first novel since Among Others

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

On sale today in the US, Canada, and the open market. Forthcoming in the UK and various parts of...

Let's talk about the Hugo Best Novel nominees! With SPOILERS!

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

It occurs to me that we might benefit from a spoileriffic thread for the Hugo novels. It would be a...

Pasta with fresh peppers and arugula

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

1/4 C. chopped walnuts 1/4 - 1/3 C. prosciutto or panchetta bits 4-7 large thick-walled bell peppers 4-6 oz. (which...

Science fiction's topic du jour, in verse

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Last night, from commenter "lighthill," in the SF topic du jour thread: Now my ice cream truck is painted like...

TNH on art-and-politics

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

From the comment thread following this post. It seems to me that these remarks deserve to be seen by those...

Dysfunctional Families, the Role-Playing Game

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

They do say that the family that plays together, stays together. So here's a game for the whole family. Do...

Clarification

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

The danger of linking to someone else's post as a short-cut way of explaining what you think about a particular issue is that you may wind up having all of their subsidiary opinions attributed to you as well. When I said I basicallyShow More Summary

Open thread 196

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

From rec.arts.sf.written, 1994: "Help Me Make an SF Course". The messages are a little out of order in the Google...

On the science-fiction world's topic du jour

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

I pretty much agree with this. On suggestions that the Hugo Awards process is hopeless, terrible, should be replaced by...

De-localization of sex in art: a theory

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Assuming a popularly-supported art form, i.e. one that has a broad audience, and survives on payments from individual members of...

Tending the Dikes of the Internet

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

...en in alle gewesten wordt de stem van het water met zijn eeuwige rampen gevreesd en gehoord....and in...

Captain America: the Winter SPOILERS

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

So that moment when Cap uses his shield to surf down an oliphant's back during battle, slaying his attackers with...

That "International Book Award Contest" ad

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Making Light

Is that "International Book Award Contest" still visible in our ad column? If so, what you need to know is...

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