Home sales in Loudoun and Fauquier counties
Home sales in Loudoun and Fauquier countiesWashington PostForest Manor Dr., 22475-John W. and Yvonne B. Cullen to Gregory Christopher and Nina Elizabeth Hull, $805,000. Grayling Terr. .... Langdon Terr., 25116-Joffrey Q. and Erica N. Benford to Gabriel E. Martinez and Lili P. Quiroz Collazos, $353,000.and more »
Posted on 27 September 2017 | 10:40 am
Cops and Courts - Blue Mountain Eagle
Cops and CourtsBlue Mountain EagleCited Brandon Sinclair, 32, Medford, Levi Benford, 28, Springfield, and Zach Gwillim, 19, Monroe, for violation of the basic rule. Cited Kathleen Rose, 62, ... 17, 79/65 zone, fined $170; Gregory G. Armstrong, 40, Oakland, California, Aug. 18, 74/65 ...
Posted on 19 September 2017 | 4:52 pm
The Sci-Fi Roots of the Far Right—From
Daily BeastThe Sci-Fi Roots of the Far Right—From 'Lucifer's Hammer' to Newt's Moon Base to Donald's WallDaily BeastAlongside astronauts and physicists, the council included sci-fi luminaries such as Niven, Robert Heinlein, Greg Bear, Gregory Benford, and publisher Jim Baen. The council also included Ronald Reagan's adviser Lt. General Daniel O. Graham, whose ...
Posted on 16 September 2017 | 6:36 pm
Table of Contents, September 2017 - Locus
Locus OnlineTable of Contents, September 2017Locus Onlineaugust cover The September issue features interviews with Matt Ruff and Karin Tidbeck, a column by Cory Doctorow, an obituary and appreciations of Brian Aldiss, lists of forthcoming books through June 2018, and reviews of short fiction and books by ...
Posted on 1 September 2017 | 10:29 am
Read some seriously strange time travel
Ars TechnicaRead some seriously strange time travel stories from sci-fi's modern mastersArs TechnicaYou'll find original stories by Hugh Howey, Nancy Kress, Chen Qiufan, Bruce Sterling, Charles Yu, Charlie Jane Anders, Margaret Atwood, Madeline Ashby, Gregory Benford, Daniel Wilson, Eileen Gunn, and more. Each author interpreted the prompt in his or ...
Posted on 2 July 2017 | 8:03 am
Science Fiction: Fancies and Facts
Gregory Benford, professor of astrophysics at U.C. Irvine, is the most extreme case of the genuine scientist who writes science fiction. “The Best of Gregory Benford” (Subterranean, 616 pages, $40), edited by David G. Hartwell, brings together almost ...
Posted on 7 August 2015 | 4:14 am
The Search for Aliens Is a Huge Shot in the
One idea championed by Gregory Benford at UC Irvine, is to look for beacons ... expresses it, SETI is really a search for ourselves, who we are and how we fit into the great cosmic scheme of things.
Posted on 23 July 2015 | 2:22 am
Learn About The Modern Masters of Science
In 2013, the University of Illinois Press launched a new series of scholarly books: The Modern Masters of Science Fiction, a series dedicated ... William Gibson, Greg Egan, Gregory Benford and Ray Bradbury, with further installments about Lois McMaster ...
Posted on 7 June 2015 | 4:00 am
The Pluto of Science Fiction
Pluto may be small, but it glimmers with enticing unknowns ... They can also be the source of intriguing new speculations by science fiction writers. Gregory Benford is an emeritus professor of physics and astronomy at UC Irvine and the author of Timescape.
Posted on 13 May 2015 | 3:12 am
The Dominant Life Form in the Cosmos Is
It’s likely they won’t be biological creatures at all, but rather, advanced robots that outstrip our intelligence ... including works by Greg Bear and Gregory Benford). Which is to say, they could be, essentially, anywhere. Begging a final question ...
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 1:57 am