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Colonel Frog is a long time science fiction and fantasy fan. He loves reading novels in the field, and he also enjoys watching movies (as well as reading lots of other genre books).

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Westworld TV series looks at dark themes exploring A.I.

June 20, 2016 | By | Reply More
Westworld TV series looks at dark themes exploring A.I.

The new HBO TV series based on the old Westworld science fiction movie where a future robot Disneyworld goes into robo-revolt has been updated, and how, by a dark TV series looking at the themes of what it means to be human and where does A.I stop and end?

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Sunday 19th June 2016).

June 19, 2016 | By | Reply More
Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Sunday 19th June 2016).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . “So How Was Batman’s Son Born?” and Other Dropped Comic Book Plots. Happy Birthday! Zoe Saldana Turns 38 Years Old Today. This Night’s King Watermelon Is Delicious and Full of Seeds. Create Your Own […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Saturday 18th June 2016).

June 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Saturday 18th June 2016).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . The Top Five Most ’90s Superheroes and More Top Five Lists. Walking Dead Filmed Death Scenes for All 11 of Negan’s Potential Victims. Happy Birthday! Willa Holland Turns 25 Years Old Today. The Walking Dead Has […]

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Meet Max, the electric plane.

June 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Meet Max, the electric plane.

Max the Electric Plane might sound like something from a Disney animated movie, but it’s shortly to be coming our way. With 14 electric motors turning propellers and all of them integrated into its wing, NASA will test new propulsion technology using an experimental air-plane now designated the X-57 and nicknamed Maxwell. NASA researchers working […]

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Major Tim: no longer floating ’round his tin can.

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Major Tim: no longer floating ’round his tin can.

British astronaut Tim Peake is no longer no longer floating ’round his tin can . . . Tim and two fellow crew members from the International Space Station returned to Earth at 5:15 a.m. EDT Saturday after wrapping up 186 days in space and several research studies in human health. Soyuz TMA-19M braked from the […]

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Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Friday 17th June 2016).

June 17, 2016 | By | Reply More
Awesome science fiction and fantasy round-up (Offworld Report: Friday 17th June 2016).

Here are our picks of today’s best science fiction and fantasy news, features, reviews and articles off-world from SFcrowsnest . . . New SAMURAI JACK Images Promise Darkness and Anger. Wicked Movie Officially Announced. Robot Captured After Escaping Lab in Mad Dash for Freedom. James Gunn Confirms Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Will Be At […]

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U.K Fantasy Paper Book Chart: June 2016, Week 3.

June 17, 2016 | By | Reply More
U.K Fantasy Paper Book Chart: June 2016, Week 3.

SFcrowsnest Fantasy Chart for Best-Selling Paper Book in the UK for June 2016, Week 3. 1# The Queen’s Poisoner (The Kingfountain Series Book 1) By Jeff Wheeler – Bestsellers. 2# Knight of the Cross: A Knights Hospitaller Novella By Steven A. McKay – Christian. 4# Sleeper’s Castle By Barbara Erskine – Fairy Tales. 5# A Shade […]

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U.S Fantasy Paper Book Chart: June 2016, Week 3.

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U.S Fantasy Paper Book Chart: June 2016, Week 3.

This is the SFcrowsnest Fantasy Chart for Best-Selling Paper Books in the USA for June 2016, Week 3. 1# Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone By J.K. Rowling – Bestsellers. 2# The Paper Magician (The Paper Magician Series, Book 1) By Charlie N. Holmberg – Historical. 3# The Mermaid’s Sister By Carrie Anne Noble – Metaphysical. […]

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U.S Science Fiction Paper Book Chart: June 2016, Week 3.

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U.S Science Fiction Paper Book Chart: June 2016, Week 3.

This is the SFcrowsnest Science Fiction Chart for Best-Selling Paper Books in the USA for June 2016, Week 3. 1# Barbarian’s Touch: A SciFi Alien Romance (Ice Planet Barbarians Book 8) By Ruby Dixon – Bestsellers. 2# Survival: After It Happened Book 1 By Devon C Ford – Dystopian. 3# The Unpleasantness at Baskerville Hall […]

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UK Science Fiction Paper Book Chart: June 2016, Week 3.

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UK Science Fiction Paper Book Chart: June 2016, Week 3.

This is the SFcrowsnest Science Fiction Chart for Best-Selling Paper Books in the United Kingdom for June 2016, Week 3. 1# Just One Damned Thing After Another (The Chronicles of St Mary Book 1) By Jodi Taylor – Time Travel. 2# The Invisible Library (The Invisible Library series Book 1) By Genevieve Cogman – Bestsellers. 3# […]

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