Science Fiction

Science Fiction Volume One: The Osiris Child (2017)  Video

Posted by JohnSmith at July 17, 2017
Science Fiction Volume One: The Osiris Child (2017)

Science Fiction Volume One: The Osiris Child / Origin Wars (2017)
HDRip | AVI / XviD@1585 kb/s | 720x272 | 1h 39mn | 1.37 GB | English: AC3, 384 kb/s (6 ch)
WEB-DL 720p | MKV / AVC@3945 kb/s | 1280x476 | 1h 39mn | 3.06 GB | English: AC3, 384 kb/s (6 ch)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Fantasy

CONTAINS FLASHING IMAGES: Set in the future in a time of interplanetary colonisation, Sy (Kellan Lutz), a mysterious drifter, meets Kane (Daniel MacPherson), a lieutenant working for an off-world military contractor – EXOR. The unlikely pair must work together to rescue Kane’s young daughter, Indi (Teagan Croft), and reach safety amid an impending global crisis caused by the very company Kane works for.

Science Fiction, Ethics and the Human Condition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 15, 2017
Science Fiction, Ethics and the Human Condition

Science Fiction, Ethics and the Human Condition By Christian Baron, Peter Nicolai Halvorsen, Christine Cornea
English | PDF | 2017 | 244 Pages | ISBN : 3319565753 | 3.2 MB

This book explores what science fiction can tell us about the human condition in a technological world, with the ethical dilemmas and consequences that this entails. This book is the result of the joint efforts of scholars and scientists from various disciplines. This interdisciplinary approach sets an example for those who, like us, have been busy assessing the ways in which fictional attempts to fathom the possibilities of science and technology speak to central concerns about what it means to be human in a contemporary world of technology and which ethical dilemmas it brings along.

Science Fiction, Ethics and the Human Condition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 10, 2017
Science Fiction, Ethics and the Human Condition

Science Fiction, Ethics and the Human Condition By Christian Baron, Peter Nicolai Halvorsen, Christine Cornea
English | PDF | 2017 | 244 Pages | ISBN : 3319565753 | 3.2 MB

This book explores what science fiction can tell us about the human condition in a technological world, with the ethical dilemmas and consequences that this entails. This book is the result of the joint efforts of scholars and scientists from various disciplines. This interdisciplinary approach sets an example for those who, like us, have been busy assessing the ways in which fictional attempts to fathom the possibilities of science and technology speak to central concerns about what it means to be human in a contemporary world of technology and which ethical dilemmas it brings along.

Exploring Science Through Science Fiction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Jan. 26, 2017
Exploring Science Through Science Fiction

Exploring Science Through Science Fiction By Barry B. Luokkala
English | EPUB | 241 Pages | 2014 | ISBN : 1461478901 | 2.07 MB

The material in this book forms the basis of an interdisciplinary, college-level course, which uses science fiction film as a vehicle for exploring science concepts.

How Great Science Fiction Works [reduced]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Aug. 19, 2016
How Great Science Fiction Works [reduced]

How Great Science Fiction Works
24xHDRip | M4V/AVC, ~309 kb/s | 852x480 | Duration: 12:35:31 | English: AAC, 171 kb/s (2 ch) | + PDF Guide
Size: 2.64 GB | Genre: Culture, language

Robots, spaceships, futuristic megacities, planets orbiting distant stars… these icons of science fiction are now in our daily news. Science fiction, once maligned as mere pulp, has motivated cutting-edge scientific research, inspired new technologies, and changed how we view everyday life—and its themes and questions permeate popular culture. Take an unparalleled look at the influence, history, and greatest works of science fiction with illuminating insights and fascinating facts about this wide-ranging genre.

How Great Science Fiction Works  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at July 14, 2016
How Great Science Fiction Works

How Great Science Fiction Works
24xHDRip | MP4/AVC, ~1513 kb/s | 1280x720 | Duration: 12:35:31 | English: AAC, 192 kb/s (2 ch) | + PDF Guide
Size: 9.04 GB | Genre: Culture, language

Robots, spaceships, futuristic megacities, planets orbiting distant stars… these icons of science fiction are now in our daily news. Science fiction, once maligned as mere pulp, has motivated cutting-edge scientific research, inspired new technologies, and changed how we view everyday life—and its themes and questions permeate popular culture. Take an unparalleled look at the influence, history, and greatest works of science fiction with illuminating insights and fascinating facts about this wide-ranging genre.

Heroes, Monsters and Values: Science Fiction Films of the 1970s  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at July 10, 2017
Heroes, Monsters and Values: Science Fiction Films of the 1970s

Heroes, Monsters and Values: Science Fiction Films of the 1970s by Michael Berman and Rohit Dalvi
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1443826928 | 210 pages | PDF | 1,2 MB

We Modern People (Early Classics of Science Fiction) (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at July 10, 2017
We Modern People (Early Classics of Science Fiction) (Repost)

Anindita Banerjee, "We Modern People (Early Classics of Science Fiction)"
English | ISBN: 0819573345, 0819573337 | 2013 | 230 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Liquid Metal: The Science Fiction Film Reader (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at July 9, 2017
Liquid Metal: The Science Fiction Film Reader (Repost)

Sean Redmond, "Liquid Metal: The Science Fiction Film Reader"
2007 | ISBN: 1903364884, 1903364876 | English | 360 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Otto Binder: The Life and Work of a Comic Book and Science Fiction Visionary  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at July 2, 2017
Otto Binder: The Life and Work of a Comic Book and Science Fiction Visionary

Otto Binder: The Life and Work of a Comic Book and Science Fiction Visionary by Bill Schelly
English | June 7th, 2016 | ASIN: B015BCTGZQ | 352 pages | AZW3 | 13.83 MB

Otto Binder: The Life and Work of a Comic Book and Science Fiction Visionary chronicles the career of Otto Binder, from pulp magazine author to writer of Supergirl, Captain Marvel, and Superman comics. As the originator of the first sentient robot in literature ("I, Robot," published in Amazing Stories in 1939 and predating Isaac Asimov's collection of the same name), Binder's effect on science fiction was profound.