I have an interest in the mining of asteroids, which features as a central driver of the plot in my upcoming novel The Cloud. By Philip Metzger Mining asteroids might seem like the stuff of science fiction, but there are companies and a few governments already working hard to make it real. This should not be surprising: […]Read More Want Faster Data and a Cleaner Planet? Start Mining Asteroids
I thought I would share that for me, this was one of those happy moments in the life of a sci-fi writer where I said, “I thought about that!” Of course, I am by no means the first sci-fi writer to think of the use of nuclear rockets, especially when the tech was new. But […]Read More How Vintage Rocket Tech Could Be NASA’s Ticket to Mars
By Pope Brock was slung in my favorite deck chair, drink in hand, having a gawk at the night sky. Andromeda, Pisces … I trawled the constellations, mind abandoned, still aware in some curve at the back of my brain that the world is coming apart at the seams and we’re all fucked, and enjoying […]Read More The Moon is Full of Money
The latest development from a collaboration between 3D Systems and Airbus proves that space is the place for 3D printing. In the redesign of a radio frequency (RF) filter engineers have managed to bypass surface topology concerns and cut the weight of a part by 50%. The metal component is now the first tested and validated part of […]Read More Airbus Sets Sights on Space with 3D Printing
#30days30authors I should have posted this hours ago, but I’m trying to make a deadline. Here’s an excerpt from my hard sci-fi project! “I can’t believe we’re finally decelerating!” Bianca sighed over morning coffee in the lounge. Over the course of the three year journey this had become a regular custom for the crew. “It […]Read More Excerpt from The Cloud by Diane Morrison
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A new distance record has been set for entangled communications. Entanglement is what Einstein referred to as “spooky action at a distance.” When two quantum particles are entangled, their states are then paired. An action on one particle will immediately affect the other, regardless of how far they are…
No writer truly writes alone. Many writers have famously said that writing is a lonely profession, but that’s only true of the actual writing, and that’s only a small part of the process. A writer lives a life, then takes snippets of it and translates it onto pages to represent the human experience in a […]Read More Join My Patreon & Be Part of My Team!
Here’s a playlist of all the book trailers I’ve created, whether it’s for fan fiction, indie or traditional publishing, original or machinima videos. This list will also be posted on my About page.Read More My Book Trailers Playlist
Did you know that many of your favourite Pagan authors write fiction too? And did you know that there’s a lot of great fiction out there written by Pagan authors? Pagans have unique perspectives to offer to the world of fiction, from a deep understanding of ancient mythologies to unique character relationships that break the […]Read More Pagan Fiction Authors Coming Together!
Just a reminder that this great community indie author event is happening RIGHT NOW! Come join a plethora of awesome authors for fun, sneak peaks, contests and giveaways! (I’ll be on tonight at 11:30 pm to 12:3o am). 🙂Read More By Any Means Necessary is Happening Now!