The Free Searchable Science Fiction Encyclopedia that You Can Read…

Back in July, we reported that the Science Fiction Encyclopedia would be going online as a free, searchable resource — with 3.2 million words, as opposed to the 1.3 million words the Hugo-winning second edition had in 1993. Now it's up, and it's a pretty neat resource. It's especially good for some writers who are… » 10/12/11 11:01am 10/12/11 11:01am

Humans Will Need a Second Planet by 2030

One Earth just doesn't cut it anymore. As our population grows and we continue to consume resources at an alarming rate, we’ll need the equivalent of a second Earth by 2030 to maintain our current lifestyle. That’s the finding of the latest report from the World Wildlife Fund. And since we don’t have a spare lying… » 11/02/08 1:00pm 11/02/08 1:00pm