This hub has taken me quite a bit of time and energy to compile and write. Just listing the top ten and revising the order was tough enough, but explaining the story and reasons they found their way onto the list was daunting.
As the Dune series progresses many protagonists become or fear becoming oppressive forces, and Campbell’s monomythic cycle explains how such a transformation happens.
How much of our current technology originated from works of science fiction? You may be surprised at the connections.
Scavenge for survival in post-apocalyptic America because Seth Tomko reviews The Coming of the Horseclans.
Don’t drain that aquifer because Seth Tomko reviews Paolo Bacigalupi’s The Water Knife.
Ride the mighty Sand Worm because Seth Tomko reviews Heretics of Dune.
The Babylon 5 Psi Corps was instrumental in the television show. What are the horrifying implications of the organization's objectives and actions?
Not all of those taken over by aliens have lost themselves. How each deals with it is a measure of the person - and possibly deciding factor in the survival of the human race.
Famous for his Sherlock Holmes stories, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was far from enamored with his most famous creation, and so wrote many fantastical stories. The most famous of these was The Lost World.
Lets familiarize ourselves with those sensational scriveners who were the purveyors of Steampunk long before the genre was a twinkle in the eyes of the three amigos who birthed the genre, Jeter, Blaylock and Powers.