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Shooting Off Into Space

Once upon a time — it was 1866 — Jules Verne wrote an adventure story in which a group of Americans build a large cannon to shoot the first men to the Moon. Later, Sir Isaac Newton developed a thought experiment that placed a cannon on a very high mountain that, with the right amount […]

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Paizo Publishing has launched a new imprint, Planet Stories

Everything Old Is New Again

John Joseph Adams of Sci Fi Weekly recently reported that Paizo Publishing has launched a new imprint, Planet Stories, to bring classic fantasy and science fiction adventure stories to a new generation of readers. “Essays on the history of the genre are filled with references to people like Leigh Brackett, C.L. Moore, and Henry Kuttner,” […]

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