Our New Favorite Tumblr: SLUG SOLOS

Michael M's SLUG SOLOS is a photo blog devoted to images of guitarists realizing, mid-solo, that they're holding giant slugs. Yes, it is exactly what it sounds like. Yes, it is strange. And, yes, we love it. » 8/02/14 8:30am 8/02/14 8:30am

Our New Favorite Tumblr: The Afrofuturist Affair

There's so much great Afrofuturism going on, both online and in realtime, that you need a place to keep track of it all. Luckily, the Afrofuturist Affair Tumblr collects a lot of the best writing, event announcements, art, videos and random cultural detritus in one place. » 10/22/12 4:40pm 10/22/12 4:40pm

Need ideas for your next science fiction story? This site is full of…

Story ideas are dime a dozen, but sometimes it can be hard to find one that feels really original, or which you connect with. That's why TheIdeaBird is a really neat idea — every day or two, this Tumblr features another story idea, and they're usually science fiction or fantasy. In fact, these little idea nuggets… » 4/06/12 11:40am 4/06/12 11:40am

Discover the weirdness of science (without any pesky context)

Our favorite new website is Out of Context Science, a Tumblr-like blog that posts weird snippets from scientific papers several times a day. Want to understand our world and the miracles of physics? Look elsewhere. » 3/16/11 2:43pm 3/16/11 2:43pm