Science Fiction Ideas Category
This month’s Inspiration Gallery showcases the work of digital artist Adam Burn, and is inspired by the movie Moon.
The story idea starts and ends with a courtroom. It’s the future, far from now. A Human is accusing one of the aliens of abducting his great grandfather.
Maybe a civilization in the center of Phobos will be more pivotal than one on the surface of Mars. Perhaps 52 Europa will prove to be more valuable to future humans than Europa.
The absolute worst ways CBS could continue the legacy of the Star Trek franchise.
The Shell Worlds concept is the brain-child of engineer Ken Roy, who envisions the building of enormous air-tight spheres around small planets and moons to facilitate terraforming
A random generator that creates hypothetical foodstuffs for the astronauts and space-adventurers of the future.
This month’s Inspiration Gallery showcases the work of the late Peter Elson – a veteran illustrator in the science fiction genre.
Some useful information about terraforming Venus, provided by Dmitriy Ivashchenko of the Mars Terraforming Corporation.
When a new moon appears in orbit around Jupiter, mankind wakes up to an uncomfortable truth. A story idea by Andrew Carling.
Our first Inspiration Gallery showcases the work of Swedish artist Simon Stålenhag and is a mixture of rural landscapes, futuristic technology, robots, and dinosaurs.
It’s about stereotyping, misinformed judgement, and the comedy/tragedy that can result from a lack of communication. That sounds like a theme that science fiction can and should handle well.
These days everyone know what Unobtainium is, because it’s become its own punchline. Unobtainium is the one thing that you need to make something work (usually your Handwavium Drive)
Five quick and simple story ideas with a distinct alien flavour.
It has been suggested that Zenkrishans have no instinctive sense of right and wrong, and that they must rely on written law to keep order in their society. Zenkrishans are confused by this criticism, seeing little distinction between morality and obedience.
Alien August competition entry by Johnson Borrero.
The yzaz are a sapient species from the planet Gan, a warm, tide-locked world around the red dwarf sun Ir.
After their coming of age ceremony, every Rhajk’ar chooses one of the three paths: battle, enlightenment or craftsmanship. They are assigned to a caste and their horns are painted in the color of their choice.
In their early days on Verid, the Veridux were a tribal race, existing nomadically, moving from place to place setting up fires and tepees forged from the plentiful organic materials on the surface.
They are a species of immortals, designed by their omnipotent creators to maintain certain functions in this universe. They are the boogie men spacefarers tell tales of on their long voyages.
Artwork by Joschua Knüppe.
A collection of pseudo-arthropodic species from the planet Silvanus.
Artwork by Joschua Knüppe.
Utertitan is a inhabitant of the tidal zone and shallow waters of Silvanus. Like the local vertebrates, it has a pair of flippers for locomotion.