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28 Weeks Later Director in Talks to Helm Sword in the Stone Remake

Disney has reportedly tapped 28 Weeks Later director Juan Carlos Fresnadillo to helm The Sword in the Stone live-action remake.<p>According to The …

Mike Brooks’ Keiko trilogy is the perfect read for fans who miss Firefly and Dark Matter

Crime and spaceships<p>If you’re a fan of TV shows about wayward starship crews taking on whatever job will keep them flying, you might be suffering though a dry spell right now, since shows like <i>Firefly</i>, <i>Farscape</i>, and <i>Dark Matter</i> are no longer running. But Mike Brooks’ <i>Keiko</i> novels could help fill the …

Science Fiction

New Kindle? Load it with the best sci-fi and fantasy of 2017

Here's our roundup of 2017's top science-fiction and fantasy novels.<p>Got an e-reader for the holidays? Lucky you! Welcome to a brave new world of cheaper books and the liberating convenience of slipping an entire vacation's worth of reading into your back pocket.<p>Here's our list of the 10 best …

Why TV studios should stop playing it safe when it comes to fantasy

Enough of Martin and Tolkien — there are other great books to adapt<p>Earlier this week, Amazon Studios announced that it had secured the rights to adapt J.R.R. Tolkien’s <i>The Lord of the Rings</i> as a television show for multiple seasons. It’s a huge get for the studio, which was charged by Amazon CEO …

6 of the Coolest London Campervans Available to Hire for Your Next Road Trip

One distinct autumn adventure for travelers to partake in is a road trip across England's beautiful countryside. If you want to make it a journey to …

Campervans

26 Underrated Sci-Fi and Fantasy Gems You Shouldn’t Miss

A Novel<p>In this masterpiece of speculative fiction, Marge Piercy focuses on Connie Ramos, a woman who bears witness to two possible futures: one an …

10 images that prove the Gore Lake Trail is one of the most beautiful hiking routes in the US

I WANTED to backpack somewhere unreachable by car, to hike an unknown trail — and not have to drive too far from Denver. The Gore Lake Trail near …

Syfy orders pilot for George R.R. Martin's Nightflyers

Syfy has officially ordered a pilot for <i>Nightflyers</i>, an adaptation of <i>Game of Thrones</i> author George R. R. Martin’s 1980 novella, the network announced …

This Couple Went to Every National Park in America and Says These Are the Best

Death Valley National Park<p>Payne and Irish picked Death Valley National Park, which spans both California and Nevada, thanks to the park’s incredible …

So You Want to Read… A Guide to Sci-Fi and Fantasy Subgenres

Science fiction and fantasy have never been straightforward genres. They encompass any number of weird, obscure, and wildly imaginative works of …

Science Fiction

The Best National Park in Every State

America is a beautiful country and our National Park system is an amazing way to explore the best wilderness and historical destiations in all of the …

‘Good Omens,’ Neil Gaiman And Terry Pratchett’s Apocalyptic Classic, Is Coming To TV On Amazon Prime

Despite FX CEO John Landgraf’s credible worry that the television landscape will be littered with Netflix original series by 2020, Amazon Prime is doing a pretty decent job on its own. Especially now that they’ve just announced a green light for author Neil Gaiman’s long-promised adaptation of the …

TV

Quentin Tarantino’s Favorite Movies: Stream 10 of His Top Picks on Netflix

Beyond being a top director, Quentin Tarantino is one of the world’s most voracious film watchers. He pays tribute to many of the movies he loves in …

Brazil

I've been to 50 of the Top 250 Global attractions... how about you?

People that know me know that I am a sucker for “lists” and checking things off of them. It’s one of the reasons that I am trying to visit all 3,143 …

Burj Al Arab

Top 10 2017 Fantasy Novels I Want Now

Norse mythology is beloved by fantasy writers and many of them have taken ideas, settings, and even characters from those myths. In <i>Norse Mythology</i>, …

Books

Streaming hits (and misses) of 2016

'Stranger Things'<p>'Black Mirror'<p>'The Grand Tour'<p>'The Crown'<p>'The Tick'<p>'The Get Down'<p>'Good Girls Revolt'<p>'Tallulah'<p>'Luke Cage'<p>'Daredevil'<p>'11.22.63'<p>'Gilmore Girls'<p>'Dead Rising: Endgame'<p>'The OA'<p>'Mascots'<p>'The Collection'<p>'True Memoirs of an International Assassin'<p>'Special Correspondents'<p>'The Do-Over'<p>'The …

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11 best state parks in California

1. Malibu Creek, Calabasas<p>This is the former site of the 20th Century Fox studios’ location ranch, where they filmed the TV show M*A*S*H. There are …

Epic Fantasy Meets Ancient Rome: An Interview with Michael Livingston, Author of "The Shards of Heaven" and "The Gates of Hell"

What happens when a historian brings his love of the fantasy genre to crafting a trilogy? In the case of Michael Livingston's adrenaline-pumping Shards novels, what you get resembles a cross between HBO's <i>Rome</i> and <i>Game of Thrones</i>. Set in the era of the Roman Empire, featuring such famous figures as …

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Someone Is Finally Streaming The Expanse, the Best Scifi Show of the Year

We love Syfy’s <i>The Expanse</i>, based on the books series by James S.A. Corey. And now we’re so happy that there’s finally a way to stream the show before …

So You Want to Read Military Sci-Fi, Part 2: Reader Suggestions

Gunnery Sergeant Torin Kerr left the Confederation Marines and founded an elite corps of friends and allies to take on covert missions that the …

Science Fiction

Syfy flailed after Battlestar Galactica ended. In 2016, the network was TV’s comeback kid.

Turning good books into good TV turns out to be a winning strategy. Who knew?<p>Picking the best network on TV in any given year is usually a bland proposition — it’s almost always FX, and when it’s not, it’s probably HBO. (Netflix could also make a claim for 2016, but those three networks are about …

Danner’s New Release Seamlessly Fuses a Sneaker and Hiking Boot

Danner‘s new version of the Mountain 600 is every outdoor-minded urbanite’s dream. It’s the ideal boot — the looks of a heritage, lust-worthy, …

national forests

The national parks of the United States account for some of the world’s most glorious landscapes: ice-whittled peaks, abyssal gorges, primeval …

National Parks

The 17 best science movies and shows on Netflix will make you smarter

'Cooked' (2016)<p><i>Netflix</i><p><b>What it's about:</b> Journalist and food expert Michael Pollan explores the evolutionary history of food and its preparation in …

The Coolest Returning and New Sci-Fi TV Shows of 2017 and Beyond

Here are the Coolest New Sci-Fi TV Shows Airing in 2017, 2017…<i>ish</i> and beyond.<p>It looks like Marvel will have their hands full once again as they …

Science Fiction

The 50 Most Scenic Drives Across the Country

When you want to hit the open road, here's where to set your GPS.<p>Here are 50 drives—one in every state—where you'll lose yourself in the surroundings, stumble upon the unexpected, and possibly blank on where you're ultimately headed. Do final destinations really matter?

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Top 5 2017 SF&F Novels I’m Already Thankful For

Today is Thanksgiving in the United States.<p>Family. Turkey. Football. Reading. Relaxing. It is a day that means a great deal to those who take the …

5 of the Best National Parks That Aren’t “National Parks” in the Upper Midwest - REI Co-op Journal

<b>If you’re overlooking NPS units in favor of only national parks, trust us, you’re missing out.</b><p>While the U.S. National Park Service (NPS) manages 59 …

Doppler's smart earbuds coming to sports events and museums

Dopper Labs is partnering with the Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Philharmonic and San Francisco fine arts museums on new experiences for its Here One earbuds. They use "smart" active listening tech to intelligently block outside sounds or blend them with music. For instance, you can listen to tunes …