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

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What are droid brains made of?

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

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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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Does everyone wear boots in Star Wars?

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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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Voluntarily entering a prison in the Firefly Universe

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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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Was the end of episode 'sting' missing or moved for She-Hulk episode five?

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Who was the elf fighting a balrog over a tree on top of a mountain over Khazad-dum?

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

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

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Why do people call Worf Son of Mogh after he joins House Martok?

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

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Manga where the main character is isekai'd and has 'creation magic' that can create new magic

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Why would the Nostromo have a self-destruct mechanism?

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Why didn’t the Imperials hunt down The Bendu?

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Continent sized, X-shaped alien

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Book about portals and pyramids

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When did Rick Flag have a rag in his mouth?

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

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Action manhwa where the male lead goes back in time to the day the game-like world started

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

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Book series read in the 2010s about a woman, an assassin, and an orc who must cross lava

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Races in Michael Moorcock's multiverse

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Is Eru Ilúvatar the God? [duplicate]

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Where is Grand Admiral Thrawn during the events of Andor in 5 BBY?


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