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Science review of 2011: the year's 10 biggest stories

Science review of 2011: the year's 10 biggest stories | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it
From Einstein-defying neutrinos to the discovery of an Earth-like planet: science editor Robin McKie on the year's biggest stories (RT @JohnOttaway: Only two of these actually exist...)...
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The Evolving Role of Journalists in the New Science-Media Ecosystem | Age of Engagement | Big Think

The Evolving Role of Journalists in the New Science-Media Ecosystem | Age of Engagement | Big Think | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it
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oldcharliebrown: TOC: Rich Horton’s The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2012 Edition

oldcharliebrown: TOC: Rich Horton’s The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2012 Edition | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it

TOC For Rich Horton's Forthcoming Year's Best. Contents “The Silver Wind” by Nina Allen ( Interzone ) “Martian Heart” by John Barnes ( Life on Mars ) “East of Furious” by Jonathan Carroll ( Conjunctions 56 ) “Late Bloomer” by Suzy McKee Charnas ( Teeth ) “The Last Sophia” by C.S.E.

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Some famous people you never knew were in Star Trek

Some famous people you never knew were in Star Trek | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it
9GAG is the easiest way to have fun!(Some famous people you never knew were in Star Trek http://t.co/kJKEaE5s vía @9GAG...)...
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Bryan Thomas Schmidt: How Golden Age SF Influenced Me (A Dialogue)

Bryan Thomas Schmidt: How Golden Age SF Influenced Me (A Dialogue) | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it
Bryan Thomas Schmidt is in the midst of a month-long blog tour promoting his debut novel, The Worker Prince. Bryan and I had a fascinating discussion about his book, writing, and the Golden Age of science fiction.
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The Importance of Contextualization When Reading Classic SF — Adventures in SciFi Publishing

The Importance of Contextualization When Reading Classic SF — Adventures in SciFi Publishing | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it

Reading Classic stories can only be done right if you consider the context in which they were written

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[SFFWRTCHT] A Chat With Author Greg van Eekhout – Grasping for the Wind

[SFFWRTCHT] A Chat With Author Greg van Eekhout – Grasping for the Wind | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it
Greg van Eekhout  writes for everyone: an adult novel, a Young Adult novel, and a Middle Grade Novel: Norse Code (adult), Kid V.
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The Theory of Relativity

The Theory of Relativity | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it
My stepfather finished Antigone's Fall this weekend. He gave it five stars, but didn't like the ending. Apparently realism and consequences don't make good fiction for this man, but I'm still delig...
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10 Holiday Themed Science Fiction And Fantasy Stories | Bryan Thomas Schmidt

10 Holiday Themed Science Fiction And Fantasy Stories | Bryan Thomas Schmidt | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it

Free Holiday Themed SFF stories you can read online

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Pretentious Title: How I Went From Writing 2,000 Words a Day to 10,000 Words a Day

Awesome tips on how to increase your word count

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Black Gate » Blog Archive » Pathfinder Tales: Death’s Heretic by James L. Sutter

Black Gate » Blog Archive » Pathfinder Tales: Death’s Heretic by James L. Sutter | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it

Review of a New Pathfinder Tales book from PF Co-Creator/Editor James L. Sutter

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‘Star Wars’ writing job is giving me delusions of grandeur | Seattle's Big Blog - seattlepi.com

‘Star Wars’ writing job is giving me delusions of grandeur | Seattle's Big Blog - seattlepi.com | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it
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Upcoming ‘Star Wars’ Novel ‘Darth Plagueis’ To Focus On Palpatine’s Sith Master | Geeks of Doom

Upcoming ‘Star Wars’ Novel ‘Darth Plagueis’ To Focus On Palpatine’s Sith Master | Geeks of Doom | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it
The official Star Wars site has unveiled the first look at the cover artwork for the upcoming novel, Star Wars: Darth Plagueis by James Luceno. See full cover art by clicking image here above.
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Was Isaac Newton the Chuck Norris of science? - Holy Kaw!

Was Isaac Newton the Chuck Norris of science? - Holy Kaw! | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it
Was Isaac Newton the Chuck Norris of science? - Holy Kaw!
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The Best Science Fiction Releases of 2011 - Barnes & Noble Book Clubs

The Best Science Fiction Releases of 2011 - Barnes & Noble Book Clubs | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it

Paul Goat Allen of B&N's book club picks his Best SF Releases of 2011

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Science Fiction & Fantasy Books, Interviews, and News

Science Fiction & Fantasy Books, Interviews, and News | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it
Passion for the Writing Life, by Moses Siregar III (writer of epic fantasy and science fiction books). Moses and Dionysus Walk Into a Bar ...
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The Best Paranormal Fantasy Releases of 2011 - Barnes & Noble Book Clubs

The Best Paranormal Fantasy Releases of 2011 - Barnes & Noble Book Clubs | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it
“2011 was the best year ever for paranormal fantasy…” – Paul Goat Allen   I’ll admit it: after the phenomenal year paranormal fantasy had in 2010 – I called it “a watershed year” – I thought that there was no realistic way that 2011...
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Is There Room for Positive Stories in Science Fiction and Fantasy? — Adventures in SciFi Publishing

Is There Room for Positive Stories in Science Fiction and Fantasy? — Adventures in SciFi Publishing | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it

Is the happy ending still viable in SFF?

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The Importance of Heroines – Guest Post by Bryan Thomas Schmidt

The Importance of Heroines – Guest Post by Bryan Thomas Schmidt | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it
One of the traditional tropes of much science fiction and fantasy has long been the damsel in distress. Naturally, modern women often find such characters hard to relate to. They certainly find the...
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My Way News - Planet in sweet spot of Goldilocks zone for life

My Way News - Planet in sweet spot of Goldilocks zone for life | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it
Planet in sweet spot of Goldilocks zone for life...
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Total Eclipse of the Moon - NASA Science

Total Eclipse of the Moon - NASA Science | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it

On Saturday, Dec. 10th, sky watchers in the western United States will witness a total lunar eclipse swollen to super-sized proportions by the Moon illusion. (RT @Antig3nic: Dec.

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Behind the Name: Meaning of Names, Baby Name Meanings

The meaning and history of first names....great name generation resource

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Are You an Ethical Writer? | WritersDigest.com

Are You an Ethical Writer? | WritersDigest.com | SFFWRTCHT | Scoop.it
Take our quiz on journalistic ethics and see if your writing integrity is up to snuff. (“@digitalfilipino: Are You an Ethical Writer?
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