15 Fascinating Facts About Octavia Butler

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    15 Fascinating Facts About Octavia Butler

    On the anniversary of her death, we look back on the extraordinary life of a remarkable writer.

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    How the Works of Shakespeare Shape Science Fiction

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    How the Works of Shakespeare Shape Science Fiction

    Science fiction owes a debt to a dude born when many people still thought the Earth was the center of the Universe: William Shakespeare.

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    9 of the Best Audiobooks for Road Trips

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    9 of the Best Audiobooks for Road Trips

    You're sure to have happy trails with these tales.

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    5 Nerdy Valentines That Show You Care

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    5 Nerdy Valentines That Show You Care

    On Valentine's Day, you Ahch-To give love a chance.

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    Alan Shepard, the Apollo 1 Disaster, and the Race to the Moon

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    Alan Shepard, the Apollo 1 Disaster, and the Race to the Moon

    On January 27, 1967, a fire broke out during a launch simulation of the Apollo 1 aircraft, killing the men inside and changing NASA forever.

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    Ursula K. Le Guin Passes Away at 88

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    Ursula K. Le Guin Passes Away at 88

    "The New York Times" reports that the landmark author of "The Left Hand of Darkness" and the "Earthsea" novels has died.

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    Revolution Is Brewing in <em>The Handmaid's Tale </em>Season 2 Trailer

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    Take a Sneak Peek at the Stunning New Fantasy <em>Mary and The Witch's Flower</em>

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    Take a Sneak Peek at the Stunning New Fantasy Mary and The Witch's Flower

    From a team of Studio Ghibli alumnae comes a spellbinding new feature.

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    It's a Pleasure to Burn in Teaser for HBO's <em>Fahrenheit 451</em>

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    It's a Pleasure to Burn in Teaser for HBO's Fahrenheit 451

    Ray Bradbury's dystopian classic is brought to life in this powerful peek at the upcoming film.

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    Immortality Has a Steep Price in Joe Haldeman's <em>Buying Time</em>

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    Immortality Has a Steep Price in Joe Haldeman's Buying Time

    From the award-winning author of "The Forever War" comes a sci-fi mystery set in a world where death is optional—as long as you can pay.

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    Ralph McQuarrie: the Artist Who Made<em> Star Wars</em> Shine

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    Ralph McQuarrie: the Artist Who Made Star Wars Shine

    If you're a sci-fi fan, you have a lot to thank Ralph McQuarrie for.

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    Jersey Devil: The History of an American Cryptid

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    Jersey Devil: The History of an American Cryptid

    Meet a mysterious monster as American as apple pie.

    by Carolyn Cox

    See the Eerie First Trailer for Adaptation of <em>The Terror </em>

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    See the Eerie First Trailer for Adaptation of The Terror 

    Dan Simmons' story of Arctic carnage is finally getting the series it deserves.

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    Worlds Collide in the Epic First <em>Avengers: Infinity War</em> Trailer

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    Worlds Collide in the Epic First Avengers: Infinity War Trailer

    So an Asgardian and a band of A-holes walk into a bar...

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    9 Audiobook Narrators That Are Incomparable Storytellers

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    9 Audiobook Narrators That Are Incomparable Storytellers

    These talented performers will hook you from page one.

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    A Vision in the Night Sky Changes Everything in <em>Boy's Life</em>

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    A Vision in the Night Sky Changes Everything in Boy's Life

    In this award-winning tale of monsters both real and imagined, twelve-year-old Cory and his friend Ben lose their innocence as an object falls from space.

    by Carolyn Cox

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