Scifi Books that Have Been Banned in the Twenty-First Century

Click to view » 10/10/08 8:40am 10/10/08 8:40amAlien zoo sex, vulgar language, and the horrors of war have earned this novel (which shall remain nameless) a place on many a banned books list. And it's hardly alone. Even in just the last decade, parents have tried to remove their least favorite titles from school libraries, and works of science fiction…

Mutant Spore Library in Czech Republic May Never Get Built

Earlier this year, architect Jan Kaplicky won a contest for this design of the planned Czech National Library. Though observers say he won fair and square, controversy over the purple, ten-story, octopus-shaped building continues to rage. President Vaclav Klaus has rejected the design, and so the Czech Republic may… » 11/20/07 4:04pm 11/20/07 4:04pm