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Geek Friendly Father's Day Ideas

By Allison EmmJune 15, 2012

Father’s Day is right around the corner! How do you plan on expressing your appreciation for the patriarchal figure in your life? High school through college is a time of change, often driving some space between you and Dad. You’re busy making plans to achieve...More  →

Geek Friendly Father's Day Ideas

How to Publish Your Own Fantasy Novel

By Swapna KrishnaJune 15, 2012

With the plethora of fantasy novels being written and published lately, you probably have wondered if you should put pen to paper and write your own. After all, you have a great imagination and decent writing skills. Why not? If you're considering writing a work...More  →

How to Publish Your Own Fantasy Novel
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SLIDESHOW: NASA's Star Trail Pictures

By Robert IsenbergJune 15, 2012

Since the dawn of time, people have watched the stars. No matter how technological our lives become, we're still transfixed by those little pinpricks of light, just like our simian ancestors, as they continue to remind us that the universe is really, really big. But what yo...More  →

SLIDESHOW: NASA's Star Trail Pictures

This Character Needs a Comic: Blue Beetle (Ted Kord)

By Steven RomanoJune 15, 2012

It’s not everyday that a major comic book publisher wants to wipe their continuity slate clean and rewrite the history of their beloved franchises. While initially (and temporarily) outraged, fans everywhere assumed that DC’s New 52 initiative would allow the publisher to revive long dead...More  →

This Character Needs a Comic: Blue Beetle (Ted Kord)
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Fiction Writing Challenge: Asteroid Mining

By Allison EmmJune 14, 2012

Congratulations JMKhungergamesfan, your battle of man vs. machine is depicted above. You’ve got two rebels tossing a grenade at the totalitarian government’s mind controlled droid. Oh, the robot carnage! If droids ever do try to take over the country, you can count on me to...More  →

Fiction Writing Challenge: Asteroid Mining

Top 7 Most Prophetic SciFi Inventions

By Becky FerreiraJune 14, 2012

The next generation of the Starship Enterprise might include you. An engineer named BTE Dan (as in "Build the Enterprise" Dan) has decided to "make it so" with his ambitious plan to construct a real version of the Enterprise in Earth orbit over the next...More  →

Top 7 Most Prophetic SciFi Inventions
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Andrew W.K. meets... My Little Pony?

By Swapna KrishnaJune 14, 2012

Yes, you read that headline right. According to Prefix Magazine, Andrew W.K. is going to put his motivational speaking skills to use at the My Little Pony convention in Ohio in late September. (And if you're asking yourself, "There's a My Little Pony convention??" we're...More  →

Andrew W.K. meets... My Little Pony?

Books or eBooks? We say: Yes, Please!

By Beth MishlerJune 14, 2012

Writer Jonathan Franzen made headlines awhile back when he dissed eBooks, saying they don’t have the same degree of permanence as plain ol’ books. When books are in electronic format, he said, it “always feels like we could delete that, change that, move it around...”...More  →

Books or eBooks? We say: Yes, Please!

Graphic Detail: Batwoman Vol. 1: Hydrology Hardcover

By Eric GarneauJune 14, 2012

Graphic Detail reviews a new graphic novel or trade paperback collection every week. Batwoman is one of the best series in DC Comics' New 52, and basically one of the best comics on the stands right now period. Don't believe me? Then check out Batwoman vol....More  →

Graphic Detail: Batwoman Vol. 1: Hydrology Hardcover

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Gets a Motion Comic

By Robert IsenbergJune 14, 2012

It's been a wild decade for classic-character mashups, but none has proven its mettle like Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter. We love us some Sense and Sensibility and Seamonsters, Space Nazis, and Django Unchained. There's nothing like combining a vintage character with a zany modern twist....More  →

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Gets a Motion Comic