Writings

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...
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100 YEAR STARSHIP CELEBRATES HALLOWEEN EVE AWARDING FIRST INTERSTELLAR WRITING PRIZE DURING SCIENCE FICTION STORIES NIGHT

10.20.15 Inaugural Canopus Award Winners to be Announced HOUSTON/SANTA CLARA, Calif., October 20, 2015 – Award-winning authors and social and physical science experts will gather at Science Fiction Stories Night and honor winners of the first annual Canopus Awards for...
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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...
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Time travel used to be thought of as just science fiction, but Einstein’s general theory of relativity allows for the possibility that we could warp space-time so much that you could go off in a rocket and return before you set out.

Stephen Hawking

Theoretical Physicist