Latest Speculative fiction Stories

2014-07-25 12:23:46

Benefiting Pittsburgh Charities PITTSBURGH, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hundred Acres Manor Haunted Attraction named "Pittsburgh's Best Haunted House" by Haunt World Magazine and featured on The Travel Channel as one of "America's Scariest Halloween Attractions," returns with a first-of-its-kind walk through zombie paintball attraction that will have you feeling like you stepped into a video game. Come face-to-face with some of the most brutal zombies around. After being directly...

2014-06-30 23:03:30

ZomBcall is offering Morgan Freeman, host of The Science Channel's, "Wormhole," a complimentary ZomBcall zombie vocalizer toy in response to his Huffington Post interview. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 The creators of the ZomBcall zombie vocalizer toy are publicly offering the host of The Science Channel’s “Wormhole” celebrity, Morgan Freeman, a complimentary ZomBcall zombie sound vocalizer in response to Mr. Freeman’s June 25th interview with the Huffington...

2014-06-25 16:29:50

SAN FRANCISCO, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Moscone Center West, Google I/O Conference -- Leading mobile game developer Limbic, in collaboration with Google's Advanced Technologies and Projects group, today announced 'Zombie Gunship® Reality' - an immersive new way to slay zombies. Making its public debut on Project Tango hardware at Google I/O, Zombie Gunship Reality is a fresh spin on Limbic's hit mobile game and IGN Editor's Choice, Zombie Gunship, enjoyed by over ten million...

2014-06-03 12:34:53

At a glance: CLEVELAND, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The recent Zombie Apocalypse craze can be seen everywhere. TV shows like The Walking Dead have developed huge followings, news stations highlight zombie stories, and social media buzzes about strange diseases that cause zombie-like symptoms. There's little doubt America loves talking about the Zombie Apocalypse, but could we actually live through it? What if you could live out your favorite zombie movies and video games?...

2014-05-29 12:26:13

Kailin Gow, an Indie Published Successful Author, who happens to be Asian American, Makes History at BEA 2014 NEW YORK, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Kailin Gow, the bestselling author of over 135 books encompassing genres in Fantasy, Paranormal, YA, Dystopian, Middle Grade, Science Fiction, Contemporary Romance, Erotic Romance, and Non-fiction will be making waves this week at Book Expo America (BEA) 2014. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140529/92255...

2014-05-16 23:09:02

Phoenix Pick releases the latest book in the critically acclaimed Stellar Guild Series. The Aethers of Mars by Eric Flint and Charles E. Gannon is on sale now. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Phoenix Pick continues to issue exciting new science fiction books by some of science fiction’s most popular authors. The latest release in its critically acclaimed Stellar Guild series is "The Aethers of Mars" by Eric Flint and Charles E. Gannon. In this steampunk, alternate history...

2014-05-07 23:12:07

Sci-fi love story gets lost in time with unique twist. Huntersville, NC (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 Actor William Shatner once said, “I find the whole time travel question very unsettling if you take it to its logical extension. I think it might eventually be possible, but then what happens?” Author George Nyman aims to answer Shatner’s muse in his new book, “Love Lost in Time Relativity” that follows a character into space and time chasing a lost love while battling despicable...

Science Fiction No Match For Reality: Lawrence Krauss
2014-02-16 04:54:06

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Science fiction borrows from, and sometimes anticipates, the state of the art in scientific progress. This can be seen from warp drives to hyperspace, and has resulted in the perception that science and science fiction have a causal relationship. People assume that science finds direction from and fulfills the science fantasy laid out before it. According to Lawrence Krauss, a Foundation professor in the School of Space and Earth...

2013-12-09 23:01:23

New Year's resolutions already starting with creative story ideas. Hollywood, CA (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 Science fiction/fantasy fans and authors discussed and explored many topics at this year's festivities at the 40th annual Los Angeles Science Fantasy Society convention (Loscon 40). Panels were held on how to write, where to write, who to write with, how to get and agent, how to deal with agents, and—one of the most popular—how to get discovered. On getting discovered,...

2013-10-24 23:21:05

The Award-Winning First Person Zombie Shooter Dead Trigger is Back with Its Sequel Brno, Czech Republic (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Dead Trigger 2, the sequel to the popular zombie hit with more than 23M downloads, Dead Trigger, hit both the App Store and Google Play yesterday evening. The visually stunning first-person zombie shooter brings a cutting-edge graphics and a new intuitive touch control scheme especially created for casual players. Dead Trigger 2 brings gamers into a world where...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'