Tag Archives: Speculative Fiction

2012 Movies

Buzzfeed has released a top ten list of the most anticipated movies of 2012.  And better yet, they’ve done speculative fiction fans the great service of embedding all the trailers!  See clips from The Dark Knight Rises, The Avengers, The Hobbit, … Continue reading

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Science as the Villain

One of the most recognizable tropes of speculative fiction is the misguided scientist creating or applying some technology that runs amok. From classic 1950’s sci-fi movies like Forbidden Planet to just about every episode of Fringe, the message is that … Continue reading

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Cello Wars

Whew!  Starting up a new retail business just in time for the holidays hasn’t left me much time or energy to either write fiction or post blogs, but here’s a good one to tie you over for a couple days… … Continue reading

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The Sith Who Stole Christmas

Here’s a pretty clever mash-up of Star Wars and the Grinch Who Stole Christmas.  Click the photo below to view at YouTube… enjoy!  EDC    

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My New Favorite Site

OK, my new favorite website is called Set Phasers to LOL, by the same folks who have cursed us with the LOL cats.  But this is way better.  Click the pic below to check it out…  teehee.  EDC

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Ghost Hunt – Part 2

Click here to read part one. Tim was the first to see it. “What is that light?” A bright cloud floated in the far corner. It wasn’t like anything he’d seen before.  It glowed from within like a nebula. It … Continue reading

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Ghost Hunt

Hey kids! I have a Halloween ghost story for you… Ghost Hunt Teranz never grew tired of the brilliant kaleidoscope of temporal transit, but as he and his partner, Saly, materialized into musty darkness, his excitement jumped a notch. Residual energy … Continue reading

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Lio’s Halloween Costume Choices

Gotta love these… Lio by Mark Tatulli

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Dreaming Up Space Missions

Recently, DARPA, the U.S. military’s research agency, announced a contest awarding $500,000 to the group who provides the best proposal for the 100-Year Starship Study. The goal of the study is to map out what an interstellar mission will look … Continue reading

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Star Trek Facts

Well, how about this… right after seeing a fact sheet on Firefly, I came across this one for Star Trek over at Graph Jam…  The line about the glue is hilarious! What’s your favorite fact?  EDC

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