<em>Welcome to Night Vale</em>'s Jeffrey Cranor Reveals His Inspirations

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    Welcome to Night Vale's Jeffrey Cranor Reveals His Inspirations

    The author and podcaster discusses the new novel "It Devours," the Denver International Airport, and the appeal of the inexplicable.

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    Interview: Victoria Schwab on Why Fantasy Is More Important Than Ever

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    Interview: Victoria Schwab on Why Fantasy Is More Important Than Ever

    The "Shades of Magic" author shares her thoughts on writing accessible fantasy in 2017.

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    13 of the Best Zombie Movies to Watch This October

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    13 of the Best Zombie Movies to Watch This October

    No matter how you like your undead, you're sure to find something on this list to chill you to your core.

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    The Surprising Origins of Wonder Woman

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    The Surprising Origins of Wonder Woman

    Planned Parenthood and polyamory played a pivotal role in the development of Wonder Woman.

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    Final Trailer for <em>Star Wars: The Last Jedi </em>Hints at a Surprising Alliance

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    <em>Never Let Me Go</em> Author Kazuo Ishiguro Wins Nobel Prize in Literature

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    Never Let Me Go Author Kazuo Ishiguro Wins Nobel Prize in Literature

    The British writer beat out 194 other candidates for the prestigious prize.

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    12 Cyberpunk Books for Console Cowboys Everywhere

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    12 Cyberpunk Books for Console Cowboys Everywhere

    Log on to these eerily plausible tales of high tech and low life.

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    13 <em>Labyrinth</em> Facts That Will Remind You of the Babe

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    First Trailer for <em>Annihilation</em> Promises to Blow Our Minds

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    First Trailer for Annihilation Promises to Blow Our Minds

    The adaptation of Jeff Vandermeer's sci-fi horror novel looks just as chilling and thought-provoking as its source material.

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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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    Don Bluth: The Animator Who Shaped a Generation

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    Don Bluth: The Animator Who Shaped a Generation

    Bluth has never been afraid to show children the darker side of life.

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    13 Memorable Songs That Reference Sci-Fi and Fantasy 

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    13 Memorable Songs That Reference Sci-Fi and Fantasy 

    What are some of YOUR favorite geeky tunes?

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    13 of the Best Audiobooks for Sci-Fi and Fantasy Fans

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    13 of the Best Audiobooks for Sci-Fi and Fantasy Fans

    Open your ears—and your heart—to these terrific tales.

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    Grand Master Brian W. Aldiss Passes Away at 92

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    Grand Master Brian W. Aldiss Passes Away at 92

    Remembering the exceptional science fiction author.

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    Alien Abduction Movies, Ranked from Most to Least Horrifying

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    Alien Abduction Movies, Ranked from Most to Least Horrifying

    From the horrifying to the hilarious, these close encounters will thrill fans of the extraterrestrial.

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    8 Great Quotes from Sci-Fi Master Clifford D. Simak

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    8 Great Quotes from Sci-Fi Master Clifford D. Simak

    The award-winning author certainly left his mark on the science fiction and fantasy community.

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    The Portalist's Guide to <em>The Dark Tower</em>

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    The Portalist's Guide to The Dark Tower

    A spoiler-free guide to Stephen King's The Dark Tower—one of the most unique and rewarding fantasy sagas ever.

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    Humanity Is Reborn in <em>Lilith's Brood</em> by Octavia Butler

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    Humanity Is Reborn in Lilith's Brood by Octavia Butler

    Earth is ruined. Humans are nearly extinct. A mysterious race can restore and repopulate the planet—but their aid comes with a price.

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    Alleged Megalodon Sightings That Will Make You Want to Believe

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    Alleged Megalodon Sightings That Will Make You Want to Believe

    Megalodon died out millennia ago. But our fascination with this mighty shark will never go extinct.

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    Grenfell Tower Victim Nur Huda el-Wahabi to Be Honored in New Philip Pullman Trilogy

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    Grenfell Tower Victim Nur Huda el-Wahabi to Be Honored in New Philip Pullman Trilogy

    The "His Dark Materials'' author raised over £30,000 in an auction for relief efforts, and will name a character in "The Book of Dust" after 16-year-old el-Wahabi.

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    Arthurian Legend Movies, Ranked

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    Arthurian Legend Movies, Ranked

    King Arthur and the Camelot crew have been honored in countless films, from movies of the highest ex-caliber to those so bad they'd make the Black Knight blush.

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    10 Octavia Butler Quotes to Live By

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    10 Octavia Butler Quotes to Live By

    On what would have been her 70th birthday, we look back at some of the brilliant author's most timeless words of wisdom.

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    Show Dad You Care With These Geeky Father's Day Cards

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    Show Dad You Care With These Geeky Father's Day Cards

    These nerdy notes are dad compatible, no matter your father's fandom.

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