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What was the first Really Big Thing to appear in Science Fiction?

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Movie in which a woman investigates the death / disappearance of a crew of a spaceship stranded somewhere in the universe

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Why was Bugs able to see Tom in his true form?

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Voluntarily entering a prison in the Firefly Universe

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Besides Galadriel and Glorfindel, were any of the elves in living in Middle-earth at the end of the Third Age born in Aman?

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Stand alone book where a prince battled demons in his land and castle lost an eye and became an axeman

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Help find Manhwa about a girl reincarnated who wants to get along with her step-kids

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How did Gollum follow the Fellowship through Lothlórien without being caught?

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What is the origin of the "self-destruct sequence"

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Short story about an astronaut who lands on Jupiter with a dog

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Does the sun orbit Great A'Tuin or the Discworld?

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Man contacts alien in post eco-disaster US. Alien wants to make deals [duplicate]

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Manhwa/manhua where the main character has to climb a massive cliff to sign in

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Manga where MC dies due to gods mistake and is brought back to life in Japan

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Why does John Boyega play Finn with an American accent?

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Isekai Manga where the main character's class gets sold to nobles

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What is this book about an obsidian pyramid?

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Where under the Discworld are the four elephants located?

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A post apocalyptic story about a father and daughter who survive an alien attack that wipes out humanity

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Was Roodown in Ferrix?

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Mad Max-style book ID circa late 80s early 90s: sex zombies and dildo machine gun

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Which actor has played the same sci-fi character for the longest time?

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Did Tolkien ever discuss the inconsistent number of recorded Human and Elven relationships

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A comment from Michael Chabon reveals that Romulan marriages are threesomes; has this ever been mentioned before?

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Film with metal base/city and spaceships in canyon landscape

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Continent sized, X-shaped alien

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Book about those left behind in an over-populated earth that was considered dying and was abandoned

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Series eerily similar to The Grim Company by Luke Scull, with futuristic invaders with black and white magic that destroyed flesh and physical things?

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Is A. C. Clarke's "Death and the Senator" really a jab at William Proxmire?

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A man drives the last gas guzzler car. . . but he has a secret

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Short story where the twin who stays behind becomes immortal, outlives the travelling twin

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Why would the Nostromo have a self-destruct mechanism?

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Why didn't Mother accept the deactivation of the Nostromo autodestruction procedure?

8 votes
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Dissociative identity disorder and Coventry

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Why didn’t the Imperials hunt down The Bendu?

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A space opera novel with a hierarchy Humans/Geeks/Gooks (or Humans/Gooks/Geeks, I am not sure) [duplicate]

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Identify a short story about a wall at the edge of the universe

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Book about portals and pyramids

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Trying to find a Sci-fi short story about plant based alien in a spaceship that makes contact with humans

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What does Cyberpunk mean "in universe"

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Short story about 3 alien hunters when mankind was still in tribes/prehistoric

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Why is Ezri's mother confused about her daughter using the symbiote's name?

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Movie involves best medical care and other privilege only for those who follow the rules

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Demon killer whose brother is his sword. Girl witnesses killing, and is included in the contract

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Did the ringwraiths develop a better sense of smell and if so, why?

15 votes
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Post apocalyptic story about a city with an underground metro

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What is the first fantasy work to feature both dwarves and dwarfs?


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