Benford, Melvin Charles - The Chattanoogan
The ChattanooganBenford, Melvin CharlesThe Chattanoogan... Juliette Freeman, all of Chattanooga; brothers, David (Ivalene) Benford, Nathan (Rena) Benford, Norman (Shirley) Freeman, Alex (Melissa) Freeman, Walter (Hilda) Lindsey, Guy Wilkerson, all of Chattanooga, and Gregory (Gwendolyn) Pittman of ...
Posted on 5 July 2017 | 11:51 am
Top science fiction writers imagine a flight
Boing BoingTop science fiction writers imagine a flight that accidentally jumps to the year 2037Boing BoingWriters in the anthology: Gregory Benford, Kathleen Ann Goonan, Brenda Cooper, Bruce Sterling, Hannu Rajaniemi, James Smythe, Nancy Kress, Daniel H. Wilson, Hugh Howey, James Morrow, Chen Qiufan, Madeline Ashby, Margaret Atwood, Karl ...and more »
Posted on 3 July 2017 | 10:10 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
Can science fiction really, realistically
FactorDailyCan science fiction really, realistically help build better futures? It's trying to (yet again!)FactorDailyTop left: Art by Sebastien Hue for Gregory Benford's story 'A Surprise Beginning'. Top Right: Art by David Demaret for Mike Resnick's 'A New Reality'. Bottom Left: Art by: Priscilla Kim for Paolo Bacigalupi's 'A Passing Sickness'. Bottom Right: art by ...
Posted on 30 June 2017 | 4:58 am
'Seat 14C': Top sci-fi writers and a cool
Chron.com'Seat 14C': Top sci-fi writers and a cool new digital projectChron.comA flight leaves Tokyo on June 28, 2017. Sometime in the night, while most passengers are asleep, there's a slight jolt and a strange light fills the dark cabin.When the plane lands in San Francisco, it's 20 years later. That's the concept behind a cool ...XPRIZE Launches Online Sci Fi AnthologysocalTech.comall 5 news articles »
Posted on 28 June 2017 | 9:20 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