Like many, I have a stack of books "to read" at some point, so whether it came out this calendar year or not isn't my consideration. What was your favorite book you read this year? Any favorites that were published this year? Station...Show More Summary
I received a review copy of The Emperor's Blades by Brian Staveley way back in January when the book was first published. While it took me awhile to read it, I'm glad I did...it was a lot of fun and I'm really looking forward to book 2. Instead of a terribly written review, I thought […]
The Kremlin on Friday published a revised military doctrine that labels NATO a fundamental threat to Russian security, and reflects the dramatically deteriorated relations between Moscow and the West. Approved by Russian President Vladimir Putin, the doctrine decries the “reinforcement […]
I find myself in sort of an interesting spot with this week's column. You see, I'm writing this the day before Christmas, but it won't be published until the day after Christmas. Thus, I'm going to have to predict how Christmas is going...Show More Summary
Azealia Banks published a series of accusatory tweets on Friday, arguing that major corporations owe African Americans “major bucks.”
Last week, we looked at the Best of 2014 in comics and graphic novels as selected by our editors: 20 outstanding collections and original works from indie to superhero. There are so many comics published in a year, however, that...
Every day this year, I will be examining the artwork on a single comic book story. Today’s artist is Wallace Wood, and the story is “To Kill a God!” in Vampirella #12, which was published by Warren and is cover dated July 1971, as well as “Sally Forth” #4 and excerpts from “Cannon,” which were […]
The Pew Research Center shares some of the most interesting findings from the reports they published in 2014. The increasing gap in wealth between white and non-white households since the 2007 recession was the most shocking to me. Over the past 10 years, the net worth of black households has been cut in half. Tags: best of best of 2014 infoviz lists
Nineteen years ago, David Braben released the third game in his Elite series of space trading games. First Encounters was released ahead of schedule by the publishers, still unfinished and riddled with bugs. Braben and his team at the then-just-formed Frontier Developments sued the publisher, eventually winning an out of court settlement. Show More Summary
For 23 years, Dark Horse has been the exclusive publisher of all Star Wars comics, telling all manner of stories
3 lb packages The package bee prices for 2015.Your choice of Italian or Carniolan Mated Queen2 lb packages........... $106.00 each3 lb packages........... $121.00 each There will be quantity discounts available that will be published...Show More Summary
New York, December 26, 2014--The Committee to Protect Journalists today condemned the death sentence handed down Wednesday to Mauritanian blogger Mohamed Cheikh Ould Mohamed on apostasy charges in connection to an article he published a year ago....
By churning out ghostwritten stories and slapping a famous face on them, publishers are doing a disservice to the industry, authors and readers.
This year we witnessed a number of inspiring stories across the world, but as always, there was also a fair share of horribly disturbing stories we published that shocked us to the core. From a depressing predictions about our civilization's imminent demise
Dark Horse Comics, publisher of Star Wars comics since the early 1990s, won't be allowed to sell any more after New Year's Eve when Marvel takes over the franchise. So they're putting all of them on sale. That's half-price per issue or, if you prefer, $300 for the full 28,353 pages' worth. Read more...
Dark Horse Comics is offering a pretty killer deal for those who want to have every Star Wars comic published by the company. You can now get the full digital Star Wars collection for $300, which represents an 80% discount off the cover price. Show More Summary
Dark Horse Comics will be publishing a “historical fiction genre smash-up” three-issue miniseries starring President George Washington. The first installment of The Forge series will be released on April 29, 2015. The creative team behind this project includes Donn D. Show More Summary
Monte Beauchamp’s book, Popular Skullture is a refreshing look back at the early days of mass culture print publishing, when skulls still evoked a sense of the macabre. Read the rest
Qatar’s first Airbus A350 at Toulouse, ready to fly to Doha – Photo: Chris Sloan | AirwaysNews This story was written by Chris Sloan and originally published on AirwaysNews. At 9:28 PM LT on Tuesday, December 23, Qatar’s first A350 XWB landed in Doha–under the cover of darkness–with approximately 70 Qatar employees, VIP’s [...]Show More Summary
Scientists have taken microscopic images revealing that the protein ties tethering cells together are severed in lung cancer cells - meaning they can break loose and spread, according to research published in Cell Reports today (Wednesday). The...Show More Summary