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Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears (cri-fi movie trailer).

January 14, 2020 | By | 1 Reply More
Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears (cri-fi movie trailer).

If you like your crime movies old school, than you’ve probably been eagerly waiting for the Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears film, the flick based on the sleuthing television series and Phryne Fisher crime novels written by Kerry Greenwood.

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The Book Of M by Peng Shepherd (book review).

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The Book Of M by Peng Shepherd (book review).

In the near future, a strange plague has swept the Earth. People are losing their shadows and, with them, their memories. Without memories, humans are turning into something new and uncontrollable, shaping the world around them into a dreamscape of the strange and the terrible. Yet some shadowed humans remain, fighting for survival, fighting to […]

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Is biofabrication the future’s next industrial revolution? (science talk)

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Is biofabrication the future’s next industrial revolution? (science talk)

What if we could grow clothes from microbes, build furniture from living organisms and raise bio-buildings with exteriors like tree bark? Suzanne Lee shares exciting developments from the field of biofabrication and shows how it could help humanity replace major sources of waste, like plastic and cement, with sustainable and eco-friendly alternatives. 

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ET call home? Should we try to signal aliens, or are we signalling for elimination? (David Brin video interview).

January 12, 2020 | By | Reply More
ET call home? Should we try to signal aliens, or are we signalling for elimination? (David Brin video interview).

Science fiction author David Brin chats with astrobiologist David Grinspoon about METI – Messaging Extraterrestrial Intelligence – concerning the perils and unforeseen events that might occur for humanity if we actively try to establish contact with aliens. David thinks this is madness, and tells us all why …

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Spy Intervention (spy-fy comedy movie: think True Lies meets Family Guy) (trailer).

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Spy Intervention (spy-fy comedy movie: think True Lies meets Family Guy) (trailer).

In the new comedy spy-fy movie, Spy-Fy Intervention, super-spy Corey Gage (actor Drew Van Acker), retires to marry the woman of his dreams (aka star Poppy Delevingne), but then an evil mastermind intrudes on his plans Corey’s spy agent chums have to stage an intervention to kick-start him back into his old dangerous life. Hitting […]

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Fargo fourth season goes back to the 1950s (cri-fi trailer).

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Fargo fourth season goes back to the 1950s (cri-fi trailer).

So, the 4th season of the cri-fi TV series Fargo is heading back to the 1950s for some criminal costume drama – where Italians escaping Italy and African-Americans fleeing the South to escape the Jim Crow laws collide while fighting for a piece of the action. In Missouri, two criminal syndicates have struck an uneasy […]

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Shrouded By Darkness: Tales Of Terror edited by Alison L.R. Davies (book review).

January 11, 2020 | By | Reply More
Shrouded By Darkness: Tales Of Terror edited by Alison L.R. Davies (book review).

‘Shrouded By Darkness: Tales Of Terror’ is a charity horror anthology released in 2006 which featured a few big names such as Neil Gaiman and Ramsey Campbell, alongside other not so famous but nonetheless talented and award-winning writers. All of them donated the stories freely to raise money for DebRA, a charity working on behalf […]

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The God Game by Danny Tobey (book review).

January 11, 2020 | By | Reply More
The God Game by Danny Tobey (book review).

The best way to sum up the plot of Danny Tobey’s novel, ‘The God Game’, is a gang of five semi-delinquent university students called the Vindicators encounter a chatbot who declares it’s God with a capital ‘G’ and wants them to perform certain activities or risk being killed. Not a benevolent God obviously, more so […]

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Fox is very open to a Firefly revival: do you want money with your money? (news).

January 9, 2020 | By | Reply More
Fox is very open to a Firefly revival: do you want money with your money? (news).

Firefly executive producer, Tim Minear, has hinted that it might be time for science fiction TV series Firefly to make a return to the small screen. Hmmm, a science fiction series with Western themes proving popular? I wonder what could have led them to that conclusion? This is the Way. More on this story over […]

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Mike Resnick, genius science fiction author, passes away (news).

January 9, 2020 | By | 1 Reply More
Mike Resnick, genius science fiction author, passes away (news).

Back in December 2019, SF author Mike Resnick sent this out to his friends: “Turns out the jaw surgery of a couple of weeks back showed up a small cancer. I’m taking radiation and chemo, and the doctors seem convinced that this is a winnable case. Still writing away, still putting out every issue of […]

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