2016-2017 Canopus Award Nominees

  HOUSTON, April 11, 2017 — 100 Year Starship (100YSS) today named the finalists in the 2016-17 Canopus Award for Excellence in Interstellar Writing.  The Canopus Award is a writing prize recognizing the finest fiction and non-fiction works that engage broad...

A World First Glimpsed in Science Fiction Becomes Reality

by Jason Batt Exoplanet experts, interstellar proponents and space enthusiasts are celebrating the recent announcement of the discovery of Proxima b — an Earth sized planet orbiting within the habitable zone around our closest neighboring star, Proxima Centauri, just...

2015 Canopus Awards Finalists

Finalists for the inaugural 100 Year Starship (100YSS) Canopus Award for Excellence in Interstellar Writing have been announced. Canopus consists of both award and contest categories, and recognizes works “with a primary component of interstellar exploration or...