Fiction

Terraform

A Most Elegant Solution

I always said I wanted to be one of the first to die on Mars.
M. Darusha Wehm
4.27.18
Terraform

The Inventor

The fate of a dying Syrian inventor—and his potential world-changing creations—hangs in the balance in the war-torn nation.
Arif Anwar
3.9.18
Terraform

Writing a Dystopia of Women's Oppression in the Age of Trump

An interview with Louise Erdrich, author of Future Home of the Living God.
Brian Merchant
12.4.17
Terraform

A Terraform Story Has Been Optioned for the Big Screen

Geoff Manaugh’s tale about a modern, viral ghost story is being developed by Legendary, with the director of ‘Happy Death Day’ on board.
Brian Merchant
12.1.17
Terraform

Abyssal

The final human migration may be to the deep.
Lorraine Schein
10.27.17
Ideas

How to Cyberbully a Ghost Into Leaving Your House

“In the footage, the ghost’s terrifying expression quickly fades. It seems confused by Frank’s reaction, its black eyes squinting in perplexed disbelief.”
Becky Ferreira
10.20.17
Terraform

Read a Mindbending Excerpt from Ann Leckie’s New Novel ‘Provenance’

A transaction with a mysterious entity leads to trouble in the award-winning sci-fi author's upcoming novel.
Ann Leckie
7.14.17
Terraform

Excuses

A train ride gives way to a hallucinatory and grisly news interview in this excerpt from the upcoming sci-fi sequel 'Archetypal.'
Joseph Mackinnon
5.25.17
orbs

Powerful Orbs, Ranked

The orb President Trump and company touched in Saudi Arabia has got nothing on these spheres from sci-fi and fantasy.
Agustin Lopez
5.22.17
Dystopia Now

What Keeps ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Creators and Stars Up at Night

Showrunner Bruce Miller, director Reed Morano, and actors Max Minghella and Samira Wiley tell us how much they think our reality resembles Gilead.
Sam Fragoso
5.17.17
Terraform

Heavenly Lights

How the Highwayman was born.
Koren Shadmi
4.14.17
robots

We Need to Tell Better Stories About Our AI Future

It's not as simple as man versus machine.
Sara M. Watson
2.11.17