He spoke no English, sired no legitimate
heir, and spent only six months of his 10-year reign on English soil,
just long enough to levy taxes to pay for his military adventures in
France and the
Love means never having to say you shot the president.
As the 50th anniversary of the John F.
Kennedy assassination nears, in 2013, two out of three Americans still
believe Lee Harvey Oswald did not act alone in murdering the president.
From what sounds like static, astronomers can discern an image of the entire universe.
Explaining how they
pull off this trick is the job of writers like Caleb Scharf, director of
In 1962, 20th Century Fox made a movie that almost bankrupted the studio and changed Hollywood forever.
The epic Cleopatra
was shot on location in Italy and Egypt at a cost of more than $40
Fed up as aides debated whether he should mention civil
rights in his first speech to Congress after the assassination of John
F. Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson once asked, “What the hell’s the presi
Almost two decades have elapsed since Vernor Vinge won the Hugo Award for his epic 1992 space opera, A Fire Upon the Deep. Now he returns to Tines World with a sequel, The Children of the Sky (Tor,
Neal Stephenson’s new novel is a departure from the epic
science-fiction sagas with which he transformed the genre in the 1990s
and 2000s. Like some of his previous books, Reamde (William