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Robert Silverberg: science fiction author interview (article).

September 19, 2020 | By | Reply More
Robert Silverberg: science fiction author interview (article).

Scifi master, the author Robert Silverberg, sits down with Rob Latham to speak about his long and illustrious career working in the word mines of the science fiction genre, where he produced such tomes as Lord Valentine’s Castle, the first of the Majipoor series. Read the full interview over at https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/man-in-the-maze-a-conversation-with-robert-silverberg/?SFcrowsnest – The Offworld Report […]

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Batman production shut down as Bruce Wayne – Robert Pattinson – catches COVID-19 (news).

September 4, 2020 | By | Reply More
Batman production shut down as Bruce Wayne – Robert Pattinson – catches COVID-19 (news).

Robert Pattinson has caught COVID-19 shutting down production on The Batman movie, according to VF. Not good news. Get well soon, Robert. You can read the full story over at https://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2020/09/09/robert-pattinson-the-batman-coronavirus – The Offworld report: the best content offworld SFcrowsnest.

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Interstellar object Oumuamua might be alien probe, now solid hydrogen concept disproved (science news).

August 24, 2020 | By | Reply More
Interstellar object Oumuamua might be alien probe, now solid hydrogen concept disproved (science news).

In 2018, the solar system experienced a visiting object flying by from interstellar space. The object, dubbed ‘Oumuamua, seemed to be long and thin — cigar-shape. Deep space scanners then showed it was accelerating for a fly-past of the solar system (rather than being captured by one of our planets or star’s gravity wells), with […]

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Pentagon launch new X-Files-like force for UFOs (weird news).

August 15, 2020 | By | Reply More
Pentagon launch new X-Files-like force for UFOs (weird news).

The Pentagon is forming a new X-Files-like force to look into UFO encounters with the US military aircraft, joining the US Navy efforts along the same line. U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense David Norquist will be in charge of the force. Read the full story over at https://edition.cnn.com/2020/08/13/politics/pentagon-ufo-task-force/index.html The Offworld Report – the best news […]

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Knight Rider to ride again in new movie (news).

August 12, 2020 | By | Reply More
Knight Rider to ride again in new movie (news).

The classic pairing of A.I. car and crimefighter is about to take to the road again, as Spyglass Media has hired James Wan to re-tread this classic piece of 1980s cheese for the new century. Rumours are that David Hasselhoff would like to do a ‘Logan’ and appear as old-man Michael Knight in a grim […]

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Disney want new Tron film with Jared Leto (news).

August 12, 2020 | By | Reply More
Disney want new Tron film with Jared Leto (news).

Disney’s Tron-based science fiction franchise is about to have a much-needed infusion of fresh pixels, as film maker Garth Davis is being hired to direct a new Tron film with Jared Leto in the shiny virtual hotpants. Read the full story over at: https://deadline.com/2020/08/garth-davis-tron-sequel-director-jared-leto-movie-1202992103/ The Offworld Report – the best content offworld SFcrowsnest

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DC Universe and DC Comics: COVID layoffs bloodbath (news).

August 12, 2020 | By | Reply More
DC Universe and DC Comics: COVID layoffs bloodbath (news).

Looks like there’s been a jobs-related bloodbath over at DC, with lots of comics staff laid off for good, and the DC Universe streaming service more-or-less culled in its entirety, with word on the street that its products (Doom Patrol etc) are going to be sucked up by HBO Max. Well, shit. That’s a lot […]

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Going supersonic: the return of blooming fast aircraft (news).

August 12, 2020 | By | Reply More
Going supersonic: the return of blooming fast aircraft (news).

There’s a plethora of supersonic aircraft on the drawing board for a return of mega-zippy transport between the USA-Europe and similar routes. Bit of an odd one, this, as we had it with Concorde, then lost it. But now it’s on the way back. Read why, in this interview with Gene Holloway over at Aerion […]

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Editorial – July 2020 : Watch That Space.

June 28, 2020 | By | Reply More
Editorial – July 2020  :  Watch That Space.

Hello everyone Is the world going to pot and not of the smoking kind? I don’t know how it is for you people across the world but I find it worrying when any government stops listening to scientific/medical advice citing financial reasons or examples based on other countries. The fact that the latter has often […]

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TwoMorrows needs your help!

June 1, 2020 | By | Reply More
TwoMorrows needs your help!

TwoMorrows needs your help! Just as our 25th Anniversary book and six new magazines were about to go on sale, our distributors, comics shops and bookstores all shut down. We were left with huge losses from unsellable copies that had to be destroyed, printing bills to pay, and no idea when we’ll start receiving payments […]

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