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Girl on the street being asked if aliens are real.

Are Aliens Real: And Will They Be Good or Bad for Us?

We wanted to know what people thought of the existence of alien life. We also checked for what Stephen Hawking, Jim Marrs, Neil deGrasse Tyson, and Elon Musk had to say.

Tasty Treats Inspired by Your Favorite Stories

Tasty Treats Inspired by Your Favorite Stories

5 recipes for tasty treats inspired by fiction, with alternates for sugar-free hot chocolate, healthy cinnamon rolls, and a dairy-free cookie recipe.

Mike McCrory reading Battlefield Earth

Things to do when Bored

With so many people stuck at home, the threat of boredom is at an all-time high. Here are a few things to do when bored which always work for my family.

sci-fi gift ideas

Gift Ideas: Best Sci-Fi Book Recommendations

Finding the right books to read for an avid sci-fi reader can be tough. These gift ideas and book recommendations for the best sci-fi books take into account the variety of science fiction sub-genres and the master authors of the craft. While you may recognize several of these, you are sure to find a few gems they have not yet discovered.

Battlefield Earth NYC Big Book Award

Battlefield Earth by L. Ron Hubbard Proclaimed Winner in New York Big City Book Award

Battlefield Earth book by L. Ron Hubbard honored as winner in the “science fiction” category in a national book award contest.

astronaut on a red planet

Space Opera: 10 Best Books to Read

The science fiction sub-genre of Space Opera has not always been the most popular category in sci-fi books.

Which Sci-Fi Books Inspired the Iconic Apple iPod, iPad and Earbuds?

In celebration of National iPod Day (October 23) and the anniversary of its first sale (November 10), we looked to see how sci-fi authors predicted and set the course of events for the Apple iPod, iPad, earbuds and similar products.

Battlefield Earth cover artwork

Military Science Fiction: Rayguns, Rocketships, and a Dash of Gold

Battlefield Earth: A return to the Golden Age, written after the genre of science fiction had time to define itself.

Director Jim Meskimen with actors Larrs Jackson, Tamra Meskimen and Phil Proctor

How 1 Director and 66 Hollywood Actors Solved Your Summer Reading

Stories from the Golden Age, a line of 80 books and unabridged audiobooks containing 153 stories written by L. Ron Hubbard—considered by many to be America’s quintessential pulp fiction author during fiction’s Golden Age—is celebrating its 10th anniversary.

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Will Aliens Look Like Us?

For all the discussion about UFOs and alien races, there frequently seems to be an understood agreement that alien life forms have to somehow look or be like us.