Artifexian – Color in Fictional Settings
How to use colors in an interesting way to help transform the worldbuilding process.
Starting Point: The Aksu Nomad
The first nomad was reported in western China, near the city of Aksu on the old silk road. A
Star Trek’s Future Social Conflicts
The key to conflicts in Star Trek is that someone in their fictional universe does not have the appreciation
Alien Profile: The Babosi
The Babosi are an amphibious species native to the planet Obonda. They are a dying race and are currently
Story Idea: The Rosenberg Portal
My original Starting Point was nothing more than a concept, and it didn't differ too much from other colonization
Starting Point: Gardeners of Paradise
This week’s story starting point is a response to all the recent talk about utopian sci-fi. As we explored
Inspiration Gallery #1014
In this month's Inspiration Gallery we're looking at the art of Phuoc Quan.
Einstein’s Theory of Relativity Clearly Explained
Do you have difficulty understanding Einstein's Theory of Relativity? This video should help.
Starting Point: The Rosenberg Portal
The Rosenberg Portal was our way of cheating fate. It didn't take the first explorers long to realize that
Story Idea – Time Dilated
This is an idea for a short story involving time travel (well, more like time-acceleration) and pregnancy. It’s light
Starting Point: The Impossible Man
I was halfway to Proxima when the Visitor arrived, and already halfway through my last bottle of bourbon. I'd
Creature Concept: Mycolian
It is hard to determine whether the Mycolian is actually a fungus or animal, as it displays characteristics typical
Starting Point: The Third Machine Age
It was the third machine age that finally destroyed us. We should have seen it coming; there were so
Artifexian – Perception of the Heavens
The maths behind how your world is perceived.
Welcoming Edgar Grunewald to the SciFi Ideas Team
Edgar Grunewald is the man behind Artifexian, the YouTube channel that "teaches you everything you need to know about
The Peace Button – A Writing Exercise
It started with a case of unfair dismissal. A worker issued a complaint against her supervisor. She said all
Creature Concept: Fungal Hound
Fungal hounds are tripodal, bi-tailed fungal/animal fusions; arising from a symbiosis of the two it represents an entirely separate
Story Idea: New Neighbors by John H Reiher
Devi Theld was working on the next crew roster, currently the crew was not working at its best, and
Starting Point: The Ones That Bleed
I, Victras, the devourer of marrow, will purge the humans from this universe!
Inspiration Gallery #0914
In this month's inspiration gallery we're looking at a series of weaponized robotic animals by Robert Chew.