In 1995, the internet was a world of dial-up connections and Usenet newsgroups, but according to his biographer, Terry Pratchett had already “accurately predicted how the internet would propagate and fake
Jack Cohen, reproductive biologist, ‘alien creature designer’ and co-author of the bestselling ‘Science of Discworld’ series
Jack Cohen, who has died aged 85, was a reproductive biologist known for his theory of why men produce so many redundant sperm; he was also well known in the sci-fi world as an “alien creature designer”
Ever since I was little, I’ve been something of a map nerd. When we’d go to the library, I’d head to the reference section and page through the giant world atlases, with their close-ups of foreign countries.
Spaceships, kraken, hellhounds, angels, demons — the rich visual world of Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett’s novel, Good Omens, is finally realized in the first full trailer for the Amazon Studios-produced