Tag: space

Blindsight by Peter Watts

Book Review: Blindsight by Peter Watts

Good science fiction entertains. Cerebral science fiction questions. Great science fiction does both. Blindsight is great science fiction about humanity’s first contact with a truly alien species … perhaps even more alien than the humans sent to make that contact.

Understanding the Fermi Paradox

I’ve mentioned the Fermi Paradox in several articles over the months, mainly related to book reviews involving contact with alien civilizations.  But I never really felt the need to elaborate […]

He Said, She Said: Supernova Review

Quite possibly one of the worst major studio scifi movies in the past few decades. Definitely the worst of the first decade of the 2000s. Just a horrible production of an even more horrible script, plagued by shoddy …

Track by Hugh Sicotte

Track by Hugh Sicotte

Concept art of the day:  Track by Hugh Sicotte. © 2014-2019, Neal Ulen. All rights reserved.All images/videos cited copyright to their respective owner(s).

Space Whale by Yohann Schepacz

Space Whale by Yohann Schepacz

Note: This vignette is a continuation from Heavy Metal. Our transport pushed through the shell and entered Nullspace, the void between realities, a shortcut that allows humanity to bypass its shell […]

Heavy Metal by Valentine Obasuyi

Heavy Metal by Valentine Obasuyi

// Triocracy Travel Advisory // START 0.0 Citizens:  Please read the following advisory before boarding your transport.  Failure to do so may result in a lifelong ban from transport verified […]


Review: Interstellar (2014)

Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar isn’t perfect, but it’s a visually stunning science fiction adventure that tempers the fiction with a healthy dose of science, while at the same time being sprinkled with a dash of …