Which Superpower Would Make Someone Basically Unstoppable?

Fantasy and science fiction stories are full of people who have incredible powers — and yet, they’re not just ruling over the rest of humanity, or luxuriating in untold wealth and luxury. Which superpower would make someone basically an unstoppable ubermensch if you took it to its logical conclusion? » 5/20/15 2:48pm Wednesday 2:48pm

What Science Fiction Movie Made You Feel Dumber After Watching It?

Science fiction is supposed to be scientific, and science is supposed to be accurate. Yet some scifi movies feel it’s okay to ignore the facts of reality into order to tell a story — a story which may be momentarily entertaining, but at the cost of making its viewers stupider. Looking at you, Armageddon. » 5/19/15 2:00pm Tuesday 2:00pm

Which Great Author Do You Re-Read, A Single Page At A Time?

Some authors are so great, you re-read their books from cover to cover, every few years. But then there are the authors that pack such a great punch, you just want to read a page or two, when you need to wake your brain up or remind yourself of a great scene. Which author do you just re-read a single page of,… » 5/15/15 2:47pm 5/15/15 2:47pm

What Science Fiction Or Fantasy Character Deserves More Recognition?

Samwell Tarly is no one’s favorite Game of Thrones character. Sure, he can’t fight and he’s kind of a coward, but he’s the only person in Westeros to have killed a White Walker, and he’s very possibly the smartest person in the Night’s Watch, which is going to be far more useful than swords in the fight to come. » 5/13/15 3:10pm 5/13/15 3:10pm

Which Action Hero Has The Greatest Power To Defy The Laws Of Physics?

Action movies and novels take place in a fantastical kind of heightened reality, where heroes and villains are capable of amazing feats of agility — like sometimes, they can dodge explosions. Even heroes with no superpowers are pretty amazing when it comes down to it. But which action hero defies the laws of physics… » 5/11/15 2:00pm 5/11/15 2:00pm

What Cliffhanger Did You Predict The Best (But Wrong) Resolution For?

The best cliffhangers leave you guessing how they’re going to be resolved — waiting a week, or sometimes months, to find out what’s going to happen next. And sometimes... you guess wrong. Which cliffhanger did you come up with a really neat way of resolving, that didn’t actually turn out to be correct? » 5/08/15 2:30pm 5/08/15 2:30pm