“The magnetic pull of this asteroid has taken me by surprise one too many times, but never again.” I
Starting Point: The Ghost of Lynus Hayes
The ghost of Dr. Lynus Hayes had haunted the corridors of the Exhault 5 space station for 150 years.
Artifexian: Other Planetary Systems
Edgar talks us through some of the most interesting star systems discovered to date.
Starting Point: The Lost Drone
"Who are all these unarmed biological units?"
Inspiration Gallery #0714
The incredible artwork of Chris Cold.
Alien August Competition 2014 – Full Details
Full competition details for the Alien August Competition 2014.
Artifexian: How to Create a Classical Planetary System
Edgar begins a walkthrough lesson on building a classical planetary system capable of supporting life.
The sticky gravity bomb – Looking For Gravitation In All The Wrong Places
Things were not peaceful at Epic Battlez' Hero And Villain Consultancy Service.
Five Ideas From The Simulated Multi-verse
Wow. This blows my mind and my penis.
Car-hackers of the driverless revolution
We called them "Cackers", car-hackers, people who altered the in-built behaviours of their own vehicles.
The Solar System as a Patchwork Quilt
It's surprising how small (or large) some of the solar system's more interesting moons are compared to the Eart
Artifexian: Formation of the Solar System
Before we start baking our apple pie, let's take a look at grandma's old recipe book to see how
I'm very pleased to announce that Alien August will be making a return this year.
The story will be told from the viewpoints of various characters spread out across the planet. One character is
This was a one shot deal. It was either go now or spend the next two decades repositioning the
Hearing about all the fun author Steve Merrick was having with his futuristic news blog The Polynesian Space Gazette, we
Artifexian: Galactic Musings
Edgar ponders which type of galaxy is the best suited to habitability.
Featured Story: How to Kill a Cyborg Dinosaur
The cadets reacted variously, some showing clear respect and awe for the massive dreadnought, others trying to work out
6 amazing videos from Elite: Dangerous
This post concludes my week as commander-in-chief (I totally made that role up) of SciFi Ideas and I’ll be handing
Alien profile: The Dirt-Eaters of Corohawk
This alien profile was written for us by Chris Kentlea from Ennead Games. Chris challenged me to find a suitable image