Children of Time by Adrian Tchaikovsky

– By J.W. Fox – Adrian Tchaikovsky’s Children of Time is a smart, detailed hard science fiction story akin to Vernor Vinge’s A Fire Upon the Deep or Charles Stross’s Glasshouse. Like those classics, this 2016 Arthur C. Clarke Award winner contains some of the best world-building around. It is brilliantly crafted with just enough […]

Jurassic World True to Franchise, in more ways than one

– By Paulie Spiceflow – Jurassic Park is one of the great American films of all time. After the groundbreaking original, the franchise descended into gratuitous dino-violence, bad writing, and cheesy creature-feature clichés. Jurassic World restores some of the awe-inspiring elements of the first but also pleads guilty to the missteps of the latter. While […]