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Here's a creature that comes with little explanation, which means there's more potential for you to add yourself!
Don’t Eat Yellow Moon Dust
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Jayvin approached the crystalline plant structure with curious eyes. It was old. Centuries old.
SciFi Ideas Podcast Episode#4
In this episode we discuss sci-fi weapons, alternate history, and genetic engineering.
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I found this great creature artwork to add to our creature concept segment. It’s called a “Sifter beast” as
News: New Look SciFi Ideas
We've made some changes to the SciFi Ideas website!
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The unusual thing about this video is how Kawano has chosen to personify his own self-doubt, and the cathartic
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A competition winning short story by 13-year-old Cloe Cheung, a student at the French International School, Hong Kong.
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It’s sort of like a Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup: Two great concepts that work great together.
5 sci-fi twists that would make Downton Abbey more interesting
Here are 5 sci-fi twists that would make Downton Abbey more interesting.
Inspiration Gallery #0214
Two civilizations live side by side in this image gallery by Christian Gerth.
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Introducing a new random generator to the SciFi Ideas website - the Planet Generator.
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Here are the Organisation for Interstellar Peace’s top destinations for 2514. Don’t let the first interstellar war in a
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An elegant flying alien creature that eats clouds and blocks out the sun.
Creature concept: Tongzen
It was about as large as a fullgrown puma, and stood upon four handlike feet that suggested that it
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It was quite by accident I discovered this incredible invasion of Earth by lifeforms from another planet. As yet,
A Quick and Simple Guide to Self-Publishing
Initially, self publishing looks like an utterly confusing chaos, but when you break it down it's actually very simple.