Can We Learn from the Mistakes of Futurism?

In their new book, brothers Steven, Jay, and Bob Novella try to improve on the futurism…

Scientists May Be a Little Too Excited About Weird Ideas

In her new book theoretical physicist Sabine Hossenfelder argues some of her colleagues may have gotten…

Predator Movies Should Keep It Simple

Hulu's latest installment, Prey, proves that the franchise is better when it tells tight stories using…

The Creators of King’s Quest Are Back With a New Game

Ken and Roberta Williams, the cofounders of Sierra Online, have created a remake of the genre-defining…

Escaping Gravity Takes a Brutally Honest Look at NASA

Lori Garver's new memoir details her struggles to get NASA colleagues to embrace SpaceX and Blue…

The History of Dungeons & Dragons Isn’t What You Think

In Slaying the Dragon, author Ben Riggs goes deep into the backstory of TSR to reveal…

Richard Matheson Explored Loneliness Through Sci-Fi

His son, Chris Matheson, examines his father's legacy in the new book 'Conversations with the Father.'

Arvies Imagines a World Ruled by Fetuses

Adam-Troy Castro's short story remains one of the author's best, even years later.

Up Against It Explores Life in the Asteroid Belt

For her new novel Laura J. Mixon wanted to tell a story that took a more…

The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress Makes Lunar Rebellion Fun

Robert Heinlein's classic 1966 novel explores the idea of a lunar colony declaring independence from Earth.