Find out how James Rollins and Rebecca Cantrell are reinventing…

Vampires have gotten downright cuddly lately — but in Blood Gospel by James Rollins and Rebecca Cantrell, they're at the center of a paranoid action thriller involving secret history and long-buried evil. Rollins, the author of the SIGMA Force novels, combines his penchant for science and historical mystery with… » 12/04/12 7:00am 12/04/12 7:00am

Your chance to ask V/H/S and Innkeepers director Ti West anything you…

Ti West scared our pants off with House of the Devil and Innkeepers. Now he's one of the cutting-edge directors behind the new horror anthology film V/H/S, directing the terrifying segment "Second Honeymoon." He'll be here at noon to answer all of your questions about V/H/S and about horror cinema in general. » 9/22/12 11:00am 9/22/12 11:00am

Mark Danielewski is here to answer your questions about The Fifty-Year…

Mark Z. Danielewski is famous for experimental, challenging novels like House of Leaves and Only Revolutions. Now he's back with The Fifty-Year Sword, a strange novella that was originally released in a tiny print run from a Dutch publisher and is now coming out in a 75,000 copy print run. There's also a snazzy… » 8/23/12 10:51am 8/23/12 10:51am

Would you want to survive the end of civilization?

Let's say the end of the world as we know it is coming — but someone offers you a priceless spot in their guaranteed-to-be-safe bunker, so you can be one of the chosen few who rebuilds the Earth. Would you want to survive, and emerge into the post-apocalyptic wasteland? Would the positives of playing a role in a new… » 7/02/12 11:17am 7/02/12 11:17am

Meet Kinja, our new discussion system at io9

Today we bring you a new system for having discussions on io9. It's called Kinja, and it looks a lot different from the comment system we had before. We've gotten rid of some features we thought were problems. And we're trying out a new way of creating modular discussions so that you have more control over what you… » 6/27/12 5:00am 6/27/12 5:00am