Science Fiction & Fantasy




Mar. 2012 (Issue 22)

Science Fiction: “The Day They Came” by Kali Wallace, “Test” by Steven Utley, “My She” by Mary Rosenblum, “Electric Rains” by Kathleen Ann Goonan.

Fantasy: “Alarms” by S. L. Gilbow, “Beauty” by David Barr Kirtley, “Halfway People” by Karen Joy Fowler, “The Legend of XI Cygnus” by Gene Wofle.

Novella: “Cleopatra Brimstone” by Elizabeth Hand

Novel Excerpt: The Games by Ted Kosmatka

Nonfiction: Artist Gallery: Ed Basa by J.T. Glover, Interview: R. A. Salvatore by The Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy, Interview: Ian McDonald by The Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy

Feb. 2012 (Issue 21)

Fantasy: “Her Words Like Hunting Vixens Spring” by Brooke Bolander, “The Mermaid and the Mortal Thing” by Chris Willrich, “The Gravedigger of Konstan Spring” by Genevieve Valentine, “Not Our Brother” by Robert Silverberg.

Science Fiction: “War 3.01” by Keith Brooke, “Dark Sanctuary” by Gregory Benford, “Craters” by Kristine Kathryn Rusch, “Harry and Marlowe and the Talisman of the Cult of Egil” by Carrie Vaughn.

Novella:  “Hands Up! Who Wants to Die?” by Lucius Shepard

Nonfiction: Artist Gallery: David Wyatt by J.T. Glover, Interview: Daniel H. Wilson by The Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy, Interview: Chuck Palahniuk by The Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy

Jan. 2012 (Issue 20)

Science Fiction:  “How Many Miles to Babylon?” by Megan Arkenberg, “Gene Wars” by Paul McAuley, “Always True to Thee, in My Fashion” by Nancy Kress, “The Five Elements of the Heart Mind” by Ken Liu.

Fantasy:  “On the Acquisition of Phoenix Eggs (Variant)” by Marissa Lingen, “You Have Never Been Here” by M. Rickert, “Blue Lace Agate” by Sarah Monette, “A State of Variance” by Aimee Bender.

Novella: “Weyr Search” by Anne McCaffrey (Ebook-Exclusive)

Nonfiction: Interview: R. A. MacAvoy, Interview: Neal Stephenson, Artist Showcase: Alexey Zaryuta, Anne McCaffrey: An Appreciation by Todd McCaffrey (Ebook-Exclusive).

Dec. 2011 (Issue 19)

Fiction: “The Sighted Watchmaker” by Vylar Kaftan, “After the Days of Dead-eye ‘Dee” by Pat Cadigan, “The Parting Glass” by Andrew Penn Romine,”The Hammer of God” by Arthur C. Clarke.

Nonfiction: “Feature Interview: Richard Dawkins,” “Science (and Swindlers) Can Read Your Mind” by Jeff Lester, “Cyborg vs. Cyborg” by Nigel Wilson, “Armageddon Rock” by Alan Smale.

Nov. 2011 (Issue 18)

Fiction: “How Maartje and Uppinder Terraformed Mars (Marsmen Trad.)” by Lisa Nohealani Morton, “The Kingdom of the Blind” by Maureen McHugh, “Houses” by Mark Pantoja, “Snow,” by John Crowley.

Nonfiction: “Planetary Alchemy” by Alan Smale, “Feature Interview: China Miéville” by John Joseph Adams & David Barr Kirtley, “Back to the Future” by Carol Ann Moletti, “Keeping the Dead Among the Living” by Graeme McMillan.

Oct. 2011 (Issue 17)

Fiction: “Her Husband’s Hands” by Adam-Troy Castro, “The Little Bear” by Justina Robson, “Against Eternity” by David Farland, “Some Fortunate Future Day” by Cassandra Clare.

Nonfiction: “The Care and Feeding of Your Disembodied Lungs” by Lauren Davis, “The Physics of a Populated Universe” by Dr. Pamela Gay, “Saving Your Brain to a Disk” by Jeff Hecht, “Feature Interview: Beth Revis” by Gwenda Bond.

Sept. 2011 (Issue 16)

Fiction: “Join” by Liz Coleman, “Bubbles” by David Brin, “Thief of Futures” by D. Thomas Minton, “The Island of the Immortals” by Ursula K. Le Guin.

Nonfiction: “Vulcanize, Wookify, and Alienate Yourself” by Esther Inglis-Arkell, “The Lonely Universe” by Dr. Pamela Gay, “Feature Interview: Lois McMaster Bujold” by Jeff Lester, “Immortals That Show Us That Death Is The Best Option” by Shaenon Garrity.

Aug. 2011 (Issue 15)

Fiction: “Defenders” by Will McIntosh, “Just Another Perfect Day” by John Varley, “The Nearest Thing” by Genevieve Valentine, “Non-Stop to Portales” by Connie Willis.

Nonfiction: “Five Ways to End an Alien Invasion” by Jeremiah Tolbert, “Forget Everything You Already Know About Amnesia” by The Evil Monkey, “Four Milestones in the Evolution of Artificial Intelligence” by Graeme McMillan, “Feature Interview: Simon Pegg” by John Joseph Adams & David Barr Kirtley.

July 2011 (Issue 14)

Fiction: “The Cold Equations” by Tom Godwin, “The Old Equations” by Jake Kerr, “Sweet Sixteen” by Kat Howard, “Face Value” by Karen Joy Fowler.

Nonfiction: “The Cold Legacies” by Mike Brotherton, “The First Step to Enlightenment is Abject Failure” by Jeff Hecht, “The Superpowered Potential of Epigenetics” by Ekaterina Sedia, “Feature Interview: Mary Doria Russell” by Kat Howard.

June 2011 (Issue 13)

Fiction: “Snapshots I Brought Back from the Black Hole” by K.C. Ball, “Frost Painting” by Carolyn Ives Gilman, “Transcript of Interaction Between Astronaut Mike Scudderman and the OnStar Hands-Free A.I. Crash Advisor” by Grady Hendrix, “Recording Angel” by Ian McDonald.

Nonfiction: “Dividing By Zero” by Mike Brotherton, “Dissolving the Wall Between Art and Science” by Graeme McMillian, “Six A.I. Types Who Annoy Us to Death” by Genevieve Valentine, “Feature Interview: Mary Roach” by John Joseph Adams & David Barr Kirtley.