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2014 Hugo Award Nominees Announced

The nominees for the 2014 Hugo Awards have been announced, as have the 1939 Retro-Hugo Award nominees. Presented since 1955, the Hugos — named for… 1,490 more words

TV

This and That...

Below are a few pictures that I came across that looked intriguing. Most of the photos were early prototypes of some inventions that made it. The other pictures I thought were … well … interesting. 136 more words

1900-1999

AMAZING STORIES Returns!

Those that have been paying attention know that Amazing Stories magazine has actually been back for around a year — in the form of a blog-style online journal featuring articles, reviews, think pieces, etc. 254 more words

News

The radio-controlled television plane

I’ve written before about the long history of drones (UAVs or RPAs, if you prefer – and the Air Force does prefer), and the unrealised intersections between remotely-controlled aircraft and early television: I’m thinking of… 633 more words

Drones