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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...

2012-06-01 23:03:29

LA independent publisher Bitingduck Press hosts short story contest, accepting submissions until June 11 at http://www.storiad.com. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 01, 2012 For authors dreaming of publishing a novel, manuscripts are measured in tens of thousands of words. What can you say with just 500? Can you create a world, showcase an invention, give birth to a character? LA-area independent publisher Bitingduck Press has teamed up with Storiad, an author networking and publicity site, to...


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