Tag Archives: Science Fiction Fridays

Science Fiction Checklist Challenge: YA!

~posted by Hayden Young adult science fiction is like, so hot right now. If you are a fan of violent future worlds in which teens struggle against corrupt regimes (but still manage to fall in love), there are plenty of titles … Continue reading

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Science Fiction Checklist Challenge: Aliens!

~posted by Lindsay S.  When I think about aliens, Giorgio Tsoukalos from Ancient Aliens on the History Channel is actually the first thing that comes to mind. For those of you who haven’t seen the show, it examines unexplained historical … Continue reading

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Science Fiction Checklist Challenge: Robots and Androids

~by Meranda T. Android, metal man, cyborg, automaton… these are all synonyms for Robot.  Created by man to help make life easier, at least, this is what the hope is. This idea of a robot can be seen throughout history. … Continue reading

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The Science Fiction Checklist Challenge: Military SF part III

By Richard C. It’s Military SF part III! And for those of you following along at home, I know what you’re thinking — how did it take two whole posts to get to Joe W. Haldeman and Orson Scott Card? … Continue reading

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Science Fiction Checklist Challenge: Dying Earth

~posted by Carrie M. There is something both chilling and oddly beautiful about the concept of a dying earth. This literary genre places the reader on the precipice of humanity’s destruction and forces us to come to terms with the … Continue reading

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Science Fiction Checklist Challenge: Science Fantasy

~ posted by David H. “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” ~Arthur C. Clarke Though many fans will vehemently deny it, the truth is that science fiction’s most closely related sister genre is fantasy. Both tell fantastic stories … Continue reading

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The Science Fiction Checklist Challenge: Near Future

~posted by Lindsay S. I would like to talk to you about the wonder that is Margaret Atwood, but I feel a little weird associating her with a Science-Fiction checklist. Margaret Atwood writes important novels like The Handmaid’s Tale. She’s … Continue reading

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