These Tiny Steampunk Sculptures Made Of Old Watches Are Spectacular
Sue Beatrice, a New Jersey-based artist and owner of All Natural Arts, has an uncanny talent. She can create spectacularly intricate steampunk sculptures of old watches. Her creates are made completel...
Moon Ribas - The woman cyborg who can feel every earthquake in the world
When Moon Ribas performs, anticipation hangs heavy throughout the space. Dressed in all white, Ribas stands motionless with eyes closed as Brian Eno’s Lux fills the air. Suddenly, she gasps and convul...
Artist Makes Sculptures Out of Old Watch Parts
Open up a watch and you'll find a tiny intricate world of gears and metal. Artist Susan Beatrice appreciates the beauty of watch innards and uses them as the main medium in her work. Her series, calle...
14 Fashions That Put The Steam In Steampunk
Hope you've got your brass-studded goggles ready; you're about to be blown away by some swell steampunk looks from Steampunk'd, premiering August 19 at 10/9c on GSN.
Steampunk day at the festival "Open Worlds"
On the last weekend of the festival were representatives of the various subcultures. Today we will talk about one of the days of the festival – Steampunk...
Tiny Mechanical Insects Made of Watch Parts
Chicago-based artist Justin Gershenson-Gates, aka A Mechanical Mind, creates tiny steampunk insects by carefully soldering together gears, springs, and other…
Spectacular Tiny Sculptures Made of Recycled Watches
New Jersey-based artist Sue Beatrice, aka All Natural Arts, creates spectacular steampunk sculptures made out of old watch parts. With the environment in mind…
transhumanism - YouTube
Feb 28, 2008 ... http://www.theageoftransitions.com A brief critical analysis of the transhumanist movement. Posthuman utopia, or the ultimate scientific ...
Extraterrestrial life in popular culture
Extraterrestrials are a common theme in modern science fiction but can also be found in much earlier works such as the second century parody True History by Lucian of Samosata.An extraterrestrial or ...
Extraterrestrial life in popular culture - Wikipedia
Science fiction fandom
Science fiction fandom or SF fandom is a community or fandom of people actively interested in science fiction and fantasy and in contact with one another based upon that interest. SF fandom has a life...
These Tiny Steampunk Sculptures Made Of Old Watches Are Spectacular
Sue Beatrice, a New Jersey-based artist and owner of All Natural Arts, has an uncanny talent. She can create spectacularly intricate steampunk sculptures of old watches. Her creates are made completel...
Steve Mann
Steven Mann (born 1962) is a researcher and inventor best known for his work on computational photography, particularly wearable computing and high dynamic range imaging.
Mann holds a PhD in Media...
Steve Mann - Wikipedia
GAFIA
GAFIA (along with derived form such as gafiate and gafiation) is a term used in science fiction fandom. It began as an acronym for "Getting Away From It All", and initially referred to escaping from t...
Kardashev scale
The Kardashev scale is a method of measuring a civilization's level of technological advancement, based on the amount of energy a civilization is able to utilize. The scale has three designated catego...
Moon Ribas - The woman cyborg who can feel every earthquake in the world
When Moon Ribas performs, anticipation hangs heavy throughout the space. Dressed in all white, Ribas stands motionless with eyes closed as Brian Eno’s Lux fills the air. Suddenly, she gasps and convul...
LGBT themes in mythology
LGBT themes in mythology refers to mythologies and religious narratives that include stories of romantic affection or sexuality between figures of the same sex or feature divine actions that result i...
LGBT themes in mythology - Wikipedia
Borderlands Books
Borderlands Books is a San Francisco independent bookstore specializing exclusively in science fiction, fantasy and horror.
In 1997 Alan Beatts opened Borderlands in Hayes Valley as a used-only bo...
Borderlands Books - Wikipedia
Femslash
Femslash (also known as "f/f slash", "femmeslash", "altfic" and "saffic") is a subgenre of slash fan fiction which focuses on romantic and/or sexual relationships between female fictional characters. ...
Technological singularity
The technological singularity is the hypothesis that accelerating progress in technologies will cause a runaway effect wherein artificial intelligence will exceed human intellectual capacity and contr...
Clockwork watch
Template:Infobox Transmedia StoryClockwork Watch is a collaborative transmedia storytelling project set in a retro-futurist steampunk vision of Victorian England. Launched in May 2012, this five-year ...
Science fiction convention
Science fiction conventions are gatherings of fans of various forms of speculative fiction including science fiction and fantasy. Historically, science fiction conventions had focused primarily on lit...
Science fiction convention - Wikipedia
David H. Murdock
David Howard Murdock (born April 11, 1923) is an American businessman and philanthropist.
Murdock was born on April 11, 1923. His father was a traveling salesman, while his mother took up laundry ...
Hans Moravec
Hans Moravec (born November 30, 1948, Kautzen, Austria) is an adjunct faculty member at the Robotics Institute of Carnegie Mellon University. He is known for his work on robotics, artificial intellige...
LGBT themes in comics
LGBT themes in comics are a relatively new concept, as lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) themes and characters were historically omitted intentionally from the content of comic books and ...
LGBT themes in comics - Wikipedia
Women in speculative fiction
In 1948, 10–15% of science fiction writers were female; women's role in speculative fiction (including science fiction) has grown since then, and in 1999, women comprised 36% of Science Fiction and Fa...
MISFITS
MiSFiTS was the acronym for the Minnesota Society for Interest in Science Fiction and Fantasy. This organization has now changed its name to GPS, an acronym for Geek Partnership Society. [1] It was fo...
Stella Nova
Stella Nova is one of New Zealand's largest science fiction fandom associations. Originally known as the Science Fiction Modellers' Club of New Zealand, it is based in Auckland, the country's largest ...
List of LGBT-themed speculative fiction
Many science fiction and fantasy stories involve queer characters, or otherwise represent themes that are relevant to LGBT issues and the LGBT community. Below is a (by no means comprehensive) list.
List of LGBT-themed speculative fiction - Wikipedia
History of science fiction
The literary genre of science fiction is diverse, and its exact definition remains a contested question among both scholars and devotees. This lack of consensus is reflected in debates about the genre...
History of science fiction - Wikipedia
Take me to your leader (phrase)
"Take me to your leader" is a science-fiction cartoon catchphrase, said by an extraterrestrial alien who has just landed on earth in a flying saucer to the first human it happens to meet. In cartoons,...