space travel Archive
Starting Point: The Long Commute
Olaf pealed the sticky electrodes from his forehead, detached the tubes from his abdomen, and yanked
I've spent the entire of my adult life aboard the Actaeon. I was twenty years old
Starting Point: Transpersonation
“So…so explain this to me one more time,” I said, nervously adjusting my skirt...
Sciency Words: Opposition and Conjunction
Mars, like pretty much everything in space, is a moving target. Sometimes, it’s fairly close to
Gilbert Newton Lewis proposed jiffy as a unit of time defined as the amount of time
Inspiration Gallery #0415
In this month's Inspiration Gallery we're sharing a series of spacescapes by artist Alface Killah, featuring
Starting Point: Decisions, Decisions
Time was slowly running out. Grayson had to decide on a course of action.
Story Idea: One of Our Wormholes is Missing
... And so somebody pulls a dusty old tarp off some old equipment, and the rescue
Sciency Words: Orbital Vocabulary
When you want to move your spaceship to a higher orbit, fire your rockets prograde. If
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
Einstein’s Theory of Relativity Clearly Explained
Do you have difficulty understanding Einstein's Theory of Relativity? This video should help.
Starting Point: The Impossible Man
I was halfway to Proxima when the Visitor arrived, and already halfway through my last bottle
This was a one shot deal. It was either go now or spend the next two
SciFi Ideas Podcast Episode#6
We're talking FTL propulsion, wormholes, and star systems with multiple habitable planets.
NASA’s Sexy New Alcubierre Drive
The Alcubierre drive. New images and how it works.
Another Year, Another Dying Earth Movie
Let's hope there's more going on in the movie than Nolan is letting on.
I love space. But sometimes all that pesky space travel can get in the way, and
Story Idea: Valkyrie Ship Yggdrasill
We recently received this story idea from Alfonso Posadas Jr, and I think it shows a
Packin’ Up the Terra Plantation
When disaster strikes, science fiction tells us that we will be able to evacuate the Earth
Inspiration Gallery #1213
This month's Inspiration Gallery showcases the work of digital artist Adam Burn, and is inspired by