The Week in Review
Welcome to the week in review! Every Friday, we comb through the links and images we found and shared this week, and pull the very best for this post. Consider it concentrated genre goodness from all around the web.
- SpaceX launched its Dragon this week, and it just buzzed the ISS.
- The best kind of wedding is a geeky wedding. Including the cake!
- Tor.com started a great series of posts examining the science behind Brandon Sanderson’s allomancy. This week they’re looking at copper.
- Far Beyond Reality interviews L.E. Modesitt Jr.
- Our favorite Journey to Planet JoCo interview this week involves zombies!
- The New York Times has a three-part interview with Philip K. Dick.
- David Brin has a teaser trailer for his upcoming book Existence.
- There’s a new Doctor Who short!
- Jennifer Egan is planning on writing a sci-fi story on Twitter.
- Finally, Tor.com has up an excerpt of the second volume of The Eye of the World graphic novel!
And, just to make Friday that much sweeter, here’s a list of sweepstakes we have going on!
- Waiting on Wednesday Dark Companion Sweepstakes (Ends 5/30)
- The Coldest War by Ian Tregillis (Ends 6/8)
- A City of Broken Glass by Rebecca Cantrell (Ends 6/8)
- Dark Companion by Marta Acosta (Ends 6/8)
- Earth Unaware by Orson Scott Card and Aaron Johnston (Ends 6/8)
- The Hollow City by Dan Wells (Ends 6/8)
- Queen’s Hunt by Beth Bernobich (Ends 6/8)
- Thieftaker by D. B. Jackson (Ends 6/8)
- YA Collection Sweepstakes (Ends 6/8)