Great moments in alternate history: World War II

It's finally here — the biggest alternate timeline of all alternate timelines, the alternate history trope to top all alternate history tropes. Today we look at some alternate histories of the Second World War. » 7/04/10 11:00am 7/04/10 11:00am

Great moments in alternate history: Shakespeare and friends

The Elizabethan era has everything: the mysterious lost years of William Shakespeare, his playwright/spy contemporary, and multiple plots to destroy England, and we haven't even gotten to the alternate history yet. » 6/27/10 12:00pm 6/27/10 12:00pm

Which Alternate Universe Has The Best Science Fiction?

Nobody knows better than science fiction fans that a few minor changes to the timeline can alter everything. And science fiction istelf could have turned out totally differently if just a few things had changed. Which alternate versions of science fiction history would have resulted in a more interesting SF landscape… » 6/18/08 5:00pm 6/18/08 5:00pm