2014 Science Fiction

Pseudoscience and Science Fiction (Science and Fiction) [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at June 23, 2017
Pseudoscience and Science Fiction (Science and Fiction) [Repost]

Pseudoscience and Science Fiction (Science and Fiction) by Andrew May
English | 22 Sept. 2016 | ISBN: 3319426044 | 192 Pages | PDF | 6.61 MB

Aliens, flying saucers, ESP, the Bermuda Triangle, antigravity … are we talking about science fiction or pseudoscience? Sometimes it is difficult to tell the difference.

Histories of the Future: Studies in Fact, Fantasy and Science Fiction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at June 1, 2017
Histories of the Future: Studies in Fact, Fantasy and Science Fiction

Histories of the Future: Studies in Fact, Fantasy and Science Fiction By Alan Sandison, Robert Dingley
English | PDF | 2000 | 219 Pages | ISBN : 0333776410 | 11 MB

This collection of interdisciplinary essays examines some of the ways in which writers, artists, film-makers, strategists and political thinkers have imagined the future over the last two centuries. Although a number of contributions discuss 'mainstream' science fiction, the collection's emphasis is not on any single genre, but rather on the ways in which different histories - technological, cultural, military, ideological - generate and inform different modes of speculation about things to come.

Feminist Science Fiction and Feminist Epistemology: Four Modes  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at May 30, 2017
Feminist Science Fiction and Feminist Epistemology: Four Modes

Feminist Science Fiction and Feminist Epistemology: Four Modes by Ritch Calvin
English | 2016 | ISBN: 3319324691 | 304 Pages | PDF | 4.3 MB

This book argues that feminist science fiction shares the same concerns as feminist epistemology - challenges to the sex of the knower, the valuation of the abstract over the concrete, the dismissal of the physical, the focus on rationality and reason, the devaluation of embodied knowledge, and the containment of (some) bodies.
Wizards, Aliens, and Starships: Physics and Math in Fantasy and Science Fiction (repost)

Wizards, Aliens, and Starships: Physics and Math in Fantasy and Science Fiction by Charles L. Adler
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0691147159 | ISBN-13: 9780691147154 | 392 pages | EPUB | 2,4 MB

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.

Discovery Channel - Prophets of Science Fiction (2011) [Repost]  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 25, 2016
Discovery Channel - Prophets of Science Fiction (2011) [Repost]

Discovery Channel - Prophets of Science Fiction (2011)
DVD-Rip | 720 x 400 | .AVI/XviD @ 2248 Kbps | 8x~42mn | English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | 5.78 GB
Genre: Documentary

What once was just imagination is now real; what was once the distant future is now around the corner. The "Science Fiction" of the past has now simply become "Science". And the science of the future was strangely prophesied by a group of visionaries whose dreams once may have deemed them renegades and "mad scientists," have become reality! In 1950, the term "Robotics" was coined by author Isaac Asimov in his book I.ROBOT — and our collective imagination reeled.

Holy Sci-Fi!: Where Science Fiction and Religion Intersect [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Dec. 22, 2015
Holy Sci-Fi!: Where Science Fiction and Religion Intersect [Repost]

Paul J. Nahin - Holy Sci-Fi!: Where Science Fiction and Religion Intersect
Published: 2014-04-10 | ISBN: 1493906178 | PDF | 224 pages | 2.36 MB

Science Fiction Video Games (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bookwarrior at Nov. 21, 2015
Science Fiction Video Games (Repost)

Science Fiction Video Games By Neal Roger Tringham
2014 | 536 Pages | ISBN: 148220388X | PDF | 5 MB
Religion in Science Fiction: The Evolution of an Idea and the Extinction of a Genre

Religion in Science Fiction: The Evolution of an Idea and the Extinction of a Genre (Scientific Studies of Religion: Inquiry and Explanation) by Steven Hrotic
2014 | ISBN: 1472533550, 1474273173 | English | 240 pages | PDF | 6 MB

Science Fiction Video Games (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by happy4all at Oct. 9, 2015
Science Fiction Video Games (Repost)

Science Fiction Video Games By Neal Roger Tringham
2014 | 536 Pages | ISBN: 148220388X | PDF | 5 MB