Science Fiction

For Latino Artists in Sci-Fi Show, Everyone’s an Alien

This fall, 70 transcultural museum shows will explore Los Angeles’s ties to Latin America in a far-reaching survey, “Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA.”

For Latino Artists in Sci-Fi Show, Everyone’s an Alien

This fall, 70 transcultural museum shows will explore Los Angeles’s ties to Latin America in a far-reaching survey, “Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA.”

Brian Aldiss, Author of Science Fiction and Much More, Dies at 92

Mr. Aldiss wrote scores of novels, memoirs and short stories, including the inspirations for the films “A.I.” and “Frankenstein Unbound.”

Still Processing: Reveling in the Unapologetic Blackness of ‘Girls Trip’

Wesley and Jenna discuss the repercussions of O.J. Simpson re-entering the world a free man and the sublime pleasure of watching “Girls Trip.”

Review: ‘People of Earth’ Returns for Affectingly Close Encounters

TBS brings back its alien-abductee comedy, which evolved from a sci-fi goof into a charming story of people (and space people) looking to connect.

Edward Snowden and Cory Doctorow Talk Sci-Fi and Reality

Mr. Snowden, the former contractor for the National Security Agency who exposed government spying on citizens, interviewed the novelist via video.

A Word With: Zoe Saldana, Sci-fi Queen, on the ‘Guardians’ Sequel

Whether painted green or blue, Ms. Saldana has come to specialize in playing strong, if otherworldly, women, as in the new “Guardians of the Galaxy” movie.

Sci-Fi Writer William Gibson Reimagines the World After the 2016 Election

The author’s next novel hinges on a different outcome in the presidential race, as well as 22nd-century time travelers.

Space Opera Fiction Isn’t Just Back. It’s Better Than Ever

No longer just the home of cyborgs and ships, space operas are exploring a lot of new frontiers. The post Space Opera Fiction Isn't Just Back. It's Better Than Ever appeared first on WIRED.

Arrival Is a Great Sci-Fi Movie—and an Even Better Election Allegory

A super-competent woman brokers communication while fearful men around her rush to frame the unknown as enemies. Sound familiar? The post Arrival Is a Great Sci-Fi Movie—and an Even Better Election Allegory appeared first on WIRED.

WIRED Book Club: A Trip Inside the Mind of Jeff VanderMeer

Jeff VanderMeer's <em>Southern Reach</em> trilogy takes us deep into the author's weird, wonderful subconscious. The post WIRED Book Club: A Trip Inside the Mind of Jeff VanderMeer appeared first on WIRED.

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