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New Sci-Fi Character Name Generator

A new tool to help you name the human characters in your sci-fi stories.

The Voyager Records – Carl Sagan’s Message to the Cosmos

Greetings fellow Earthlings, and happy Carl Sagan Day! On this day (November 9th) we celebrate the

Welcoming Edgar Grunewald to the SciFi Ideas Team

Edgar Grunewald is the man behind Artifexian, the YouTube channel that "teaches you everything you need

The Winner of the Alien August Competition 2014

And the winner is...

Alien Species Generator Update

Since it's Alien August, I figured this would be a good time to update our Alien

Alien August Has Arrived!

The special month long event has begun!

Alien August Competition 2014 – Full Details

Full competition details for the Alien August Competition 2014.

Alien August is Back!

I'm very pleased to announce that Alien August will be making a return this year.

How to Make First Contact

Please remember that Groznblasx flags should be flown at half-mast in remembrance of Ambassador Frlygrl's mother-in-law.

This New Sci-Fi Magazine Is Even Better Than We Were Expecting

This week saw the launch of a brand new online science fiction magazine. The e-zine is

News: New Look SciFi Ideas

We've made some changes to the SciFi Ideas website!

New Worldbuilding Webshow is Surprisingly Cathartic

The unusual thing about this video is how Kawano has chosen to personify his own self-doubt,

Introducing the New Planet Generator

Introducing a new random generator to the SciFi Ideas website - the Planet Generator.

Alien August Competition Winner – 2013

And the winner is...

Alien August Roundup

A quick round-up of all the articles published during the Alien August special event.

Alien August Competition Ends Soon!

The Alien August Competition closes Friday, August 30th! Have you entered yet?

Coming Up This Alien August

A quick look at what's coming next in the Alien August special event.

Alien August Competition Details

Full details of the Alien August competition.

News: Alien August Begins

It's here! Alien August has begun.

News: Alien August Competition

For those of you who can't wait, here's a sneak peek at next month's competition.