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New up, mid-September, is our autumnal edition (details below) of news, convention reports and book reviews. Enjoy.
SF Worldcon and Eurocon 2014
You may have gathered that in August this side of the Pond in the British Isles we have had bit of an accretion of science fiction professionals and fans. A dozen or so of us were among the several thousands participating and, if you were there too, we hope that you had as good a time as we did; if you weren't then be consoled with the thought that it was a tad exhausting.
The Science Fact & Science Fiction Concatenation dinner at Loncon 3, the 72nd SF Worldcon.
Your good deed... (possibly)
Last call, as we have been plugging this for a year now. Help find out more about the demographics of SF&F readers with a worthy survey and we hope that our site's visitors will support it with five minutes of their time. The survey can be found here. And if you have filled it in then have a gander at the results so far here.
If you are reading this in a non-English speaking country then you may care to note that we still really are on the lookout for non-UK-based national convention reviewers and non-British brief news reporters. It will actually only take 20 minutes of your time just three times a year! Hope that some of you are up for it. Do get in touch. We just need short, almost bullet-point messages and perhaps links, of news. See one of the paragraphs of our news pages for the kind of small summaries of news we are after. Meanwhile enjoy the below.
Mid-November will see a new one-page SF 'Futures' short story, and we will have another in December before Christmas. These will be the third and fourth of the four Best of Nature's 'Futures' stories we have slated for 2014. All are our choice as to the very best of the 51 (weekly) Nature 'Futures' of last year.
Our posting schedule is regular -- so you can see when things are due by looking at what was posted when previously -- but if you want early notification of a few advance posts then join the few following us on our new Twitter thingy.
Most recently added
v24(5) 2014.9.15 -- New Columns & Articles for the Autumn 2014
v24(5) 2014.9.30 -- Science Fiction & Fantasy Book Reviews
v24(5) 2014.9.15 -- Non-Fiction SF & Science Fact Book Reviews
v24(4) 2014.7.15 -- A new story from the Nature Futures series
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