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Latest Isaac Asimov Stories

2014-03-10 23:00:42

The largest and most definitive collection of short stories dealing with time travel are pulled from a century of good time travel stories Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 Ann and Jeff VanderMeer have compiled The Time Traveler's Almanac which is now available for download and purchase at amazon.com, in the US edition, releasing this week. It was originally released in the United Kingdom. The anthology cover features greats in the field of science fiction: Isaac Asimov, H.G....

2014-01-08 23:00:47

“Battlefield Earth” (Galaxy Press, L. Ron Hubbard) came up as a resounding fan favorite. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 A survey was just completed to determine what made Battlefield Earth by L. Ron Hubbard a fan favorite. While responses were many and varied, there were a few themes of note that repeatedly came up. The top of the list of responses was how well written the story was and how readers couldn’t put the book down once they started reading, regardless the number...

2013-11-18 23:00:09

Detective embarks on dangerous journey into space to defeat malevolent creature in science fiction adventure. Houston (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 Ambit Welder transports readers into a future where the existence of mankind is threatened by a powerful, vindictive being in his new science fiction novel, "The Adventures of Deacon Coombs: The Case of the Vanishing Vesper" (published by iUniverse). "The writings of Isaac Asimov inspired me to write this novel," Welder states....

2013-08-06 23:23:14

Kathy Norby is recognized as an NAPW VIP Woman of the Year for her outstanding leadership and commitment within her profession. Garden City, NY (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 Kathy Norby is a Human Resource Operations Specialist at Webroot, Inc., which specializes in information security. Ms. Norby has attained the highest level of membership to the National Association of Professional Women as a VIP Member of the Year and has been recognized for outstanding leadership and commitment within her...

2013-01-11 05:01:47

MULTIVAC Board of Directors has appointed a 20+ year MULTIVAC veteran as its new president/CEO of MULTIVAC, Inc., Kansas City, Missouri. Kansas City, Missouri (PRWEB) January 10, 2013 Mr. Jim Campbell, formerly the managing director of MULTIVAC U.K. Limited., has been appointed as the new president/CEO of MULTIVAC, Inc., Kansas City, Missouri. Mr. Campbell joined MULTIVAC in 1992, and held a variety of positions prior to his 2011 appointment as managing director of the company´s U.K....

Textbooks Lacking Sci-Fi Movie References
2012-10-04 21:10:38

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A University of Valencia study found that science fiction movies are not making much of an impact on school textbooks. Both teachers and students see science fiction as a way of motivating interest in the field of science, but only 9 textbooks out of the 31 textbooks analyzed referenced science fiction in movies. "A current concern is that students are no longer studying science and engineering and this trend is more common...

2012-07-20 18:20:20

WASHINGTON, July 21, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO) SATURDAY, JULY 21: FIRST ROBOT HOMICIDE Profile America -- Saturday, July 21st. Science fiction turned into bizarre truth on this date 28 years ago, in the first known instance in the U.S. of a robot killing a human being. The accident occurred at a Jackson, Michigan plant when an automated...

2011-10-24 11:17:00

SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ridley Scott, the creative genius behind legendary Hollywood classics including "Alien," "Blade Runner" and "Gladiator," comes to SCIENCE this November with the world premiere eight-part series, PROPHETS OF SCIENCE FICTION. An auteur of science fiction himself, Scott goes from behind the camera to on-air guide to explore the relationship between genre and the constantly-evolving worlds of science and technology. From Jules Verne and...

2010-11-09 11:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Science fiction fans have a new title to pique their interest with the release of Tearing the Sky (Kalyphon Press), the debut novel from notable videogame industry executive Jamil Moledina. Highly regarded as an influential trend-spotter by his peers, Moledina has now turned his talent to craft a speculative, character-driven science fiction story set 360,000 years in the future. Discovering that a fanatical cult is collapsing the universe,...

2010-09-09 07:35:00

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Stellar Solar along with Peder and Julie Norby are hosting the Stellar Solarbration from 5-8 PM on September 23 with seminars at 5:45 and 6:45. The event will highlight the 25 million watts of energy produced at the Norby residence with their 7.8kW Stellar solar system and 20,000 miles of driving in Peder Norby's solar-powered electric car, the Mini E by Mini Cooper. The award-winning Norby residence is a model for sustainable building and landscaping...