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How are we going to reach other stars?

Interstellar, Christopher Nolan’s epic SF adventure, hits cinema screens in a week, hooking viewers with the tagline: The end of Earth will not be the end of us. 512 more words

Alastair Reynolds

Neutrini via NOVA

There’s been quite a lot of discussion at this meeting so far about neutrino physics (and indeed neutrino astrophysics) which, I suppose, is not surprising given the proximity of my current location, the city of L’Aquila, to the Gran Sasso Laboratory which is situated inside a mountain a few kilometres away. 105 more words

The Universe And Stuff

How much science do you put in your sci-fi?

I don’t know if you know already, but there’s a core set of science fiction writers that like to keep their science facts accurate. We’re not saying the technological gadgets need to be necessarily possible yet – how boring would the story be if the greatest gizmo in your story was the iPhone6, then by the time you get to print the iPhone7 became reality? 644 more words

Writing

Silver Surfer (Alien concept)

Bit of a different take on the Silver Surfer character. Given that he’s an alien astronomer -turned – superluminal intergalactic planet hunter I figure the chances of him looking perfectly human are slim. 6 more words

Pen And Ink

Game Review - FTL: Faster Than Light

Game review - FTL: Faster Than Light (Advanced Edition)
Platform - PC, Mac, Linux, iOS
Developer – Subset Games

Rating – 9/10

You will never experience a more gratifying sense of vengeful fury. 882 more words
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