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Guardian Review science fiction special

The stars of modern SF pick the best science fiction
Science fiction: Images from other worlds – in pictures A new exhibition at the British Library presents the rich history of SF down the ages, from Lucian of Samosata in the 2nd century to the Russian novel that inspired 1984
Gene Wolfe by Neil Gaiman
Zoo City by Lauren Beukes (recent Arthur C. Clarke award winner) – review by Gwyneth Jones
A life in writing: China Miéville
Ten of the best – Aliens in science fiction
Iain M Banks: Science fiction is no place for dabblers
Great voices of science fiction (interviews with Douglas Adams, Isaac Asimov, Arthur C. Clarke, JG Ballard and Kurt Vonnegut Jr)
Being a Little Well by Brian Aldiss (poem)

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In Space No One Can Hear You Disco

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The disco version of the Alien theme by Nostromo

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May 6, 2011 at 7:08 pm

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Another glorious day in the Corps! A day in the Marine Corps is like a day on the farm. Every meal’s a banquet! Every paycheck a fortune! Every formation a parade! I LOVE the Corps!

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Empire magazine tracks down where the Colonial Marines from Aliens are now.

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October 22, 2010 at 11:36 am

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Arresting aliens

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Larry King questions Stephen Hawking’s recent argument – that we should not try to talk to aliens – and other matters extraterrestrial with the physicist Michio Kaku, Seth Shostak of SETI, the science fiction writer and astronomer David Brin and the actor Dan Aykroyd


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May 13, 2010 at 8:42 am

You should probably bring your own pen

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April 9, 2010 at 2:29 pm

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First Contact

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“If we are ever contacted by aliens, the man I’m having lunch with will be one of the first humans to know.” Jon Ronson meets Paul Davies, the Chair of the Seti (Search For Extraterrestrial Intelligence) Post-Detection Task Group.

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March 7, 2010 at 12:50 pm

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In praise of the sci-fi corridor

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Alien gave great corridor

Alien gave great corridor

Great article, and although it is films, I’m a little sad they could not have given out a shout-out to the corridors of Doctor Who.

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September 15, 2009 at 5:08 pm

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