Kim Stanley Robinson’s novels envision the dire problems of the future—but also their solutions.
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Fantasy fiction provides more than escapism for young readers.
The science-fiction giant told stories driven by a faith in humankind. One hundred years after his birth, what use do readers have for such tales?
The ISFDB is a community effort to catalog works of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. It links together various types of bibliographic data: author bibliographies, publication bibliographies,…
These weird, wild, and totally true science facts prove that reality is often stranger—and a lot more interesting—than fiction.
«Plankton, seaweed, and other photosynthesizers produce more than half of the world’s oxygen.»
The best science fiction books of all time push the envelope, show what could be, and make you question what's possible.
Earlier in the summer, we asked you to vote for your favorite science fiction and fantasy reads of the past decade — so here are 50 fabulous reads, curated by our expert judges and you, the readers.
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A Q+A with the novelist Tim Maughan, whose disturbing future predictions have had an unfortunate habit of coming true
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