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Why Elon Musk is a Poor Person’s WorstIn the movie Elysium, the wealthy and privileged flee Earth to inhabit a Larry Niven-like artificial ringworld, leaving the rest of humanity behind on a destitute planet. The future, if left to Elon Musk, bears an eerie resemblance to Elysium. Musk, the chief executive officer (CEO) and chief technology officer (CTO) of SpaceX, the CEO of Tesla Motors, and chairman of the board of SolarCity ...
Posted on 17 December 2013 | 3:36 pm
Here's Your First Look at theAlthough plenty of museums have hosted science fiction exhibits before, sci-fi fans never had what Greg Viggiano calls "a comprehensive science-fiction museum" all their own. Viggiano hopes to change that over the next several years as the executive director of the Museum of Science Fiction, which is currently slated to open somewhere in downtown Washington, D.C. in 2017.
Posted on 17 December 2013 | 6:50 am
Final Quarter Winners Announced in4th Quarter Winners end the contest year, and Volume 30 of L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future now in production. (PRWeb December 16, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/LRonHubbard/Writersofthefuture/prweb11428033.htm
Posted on 16 December 2013 | 4:54 pm
4th Quarter Finalists Announced in the L.Two countries represented in the final round of the 30th year. (PRWeb December 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/LRonHubbard/Writersofthefuture/prweb11415983.htm
Posted on 11 December 2013 | 4:54 pm
Los Angeles Science Fantasy Society 40thNew Year's resolutions already starting with creative story ideas. (PRWeb December 09, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/LRonHubbard/Writersofthefuture/prweb11407045.htm
Posted on 9 December 2013 | 4:05 pm
How The Universe Works (According To LarryIn 1989, science fiction author Larry Niven published a collection of short stories and essays under the title N-SPACE. Included in the collection was a list of observations on how the Universe works. He called the observations Niven's Laws. Niven has ...
Posted on 16 April 2012 | 11:59 pm
Larry NivenMore than 5,000 of you nominated. More than 60,000 of you voted. And now the results are in. Explore the winners of NPR's Top 100 Science-Fiction and Fantasy survey — an intriguing mix of classic and contemporary titles.
Posted on 10 August 2011 | 10:00 am
Larry Niven and Edward M. Lerner: BetrayerLarry Niven and Edward M. Lerner are pleased to announce the mass-market re-release of Betrayer of Worlds, the latest installment of their collaboration in Known Space. Trapped in the Wunderland civil war, all Louis Wu wants is a way home. What Nessus, the ...
Posted on 23 May 2011 | 10:00 am
When Larry Niven reinvented the Green... creator of the Known Space universe — but did you know he also helped to reinvent the Green Lantern Corps and their masters, the Guardians? You might have seen Larry Niven's Green Lantern graphic novel, Ganthet's Tale, which he co-created with artist ...
Posted on 27 December 2010 | 8:00 am
Larry Niven and Edward M. Lerner: Juggler ofLarry Niven and Edward M. Lerner are pleased to announce the mass-market re-release of their second Known Space collaboration, Juggler of Worlds. Covert agent Sigmund Ausfaller is Earth’s secret weapon, humanity’s best defense against all conspiracies ...
Posted on 7 June 2009 | 10:00 am