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Science Fiction


Science fiction deals with improbable possibilities, fantasy with plausible impossibilities.” 
~ Miriam Allen de Ford


You could describe sci-fi as the literature of "What if?"

What if we could travel faster than life?

What if there is life on other planets?

What if we could build a machine to travel through time?

Facets of Science Fiction

Whether it's the far distant reaches of outer space or the distant reaches of time

  • Aliens
  • Alternate and Parallel Worlds
  • Artifical Intelligence (Robots)
  • End of the World
  • Hard Science
  • Military Sci-fi
  • Romantic Science Fiction
  • Space Exploration
  • Space Opera
  • Time-travel
  • Virtual Reality

Genre Giants

  • Isaac Asimov
  • Robert Heinlein
  • Charles Stross
  • David Weber
  • Harry Turtledove
  • Orson Scott Card  

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Search our databases to locate magazine, journal articles and book reviews. Find read-a-likes for authors and titles, book lists and more.

Web Sites of Interest

Websites of interest to the Genre as a whole, rather than only sub-genre.