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Eike Pierstorff
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  • Berlin, Germany
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Where does the idea that lightsabers can cut through solid objects come from?

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First story to suggest some successor to steam power?

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Sci-fi novel: object found in solar system goes into FTL, to galactic zoo

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Why are the Klingons so friendly in The Undiscovered Country?

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Novelette where human race divided into those with skin symbiote and those without

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Story about a man helping hell to reverse the apocalypse

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First work to depict Mr. Hyde as superhuman

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TV show where an alien starship hovers above the Earth. At first, it seems the aliens are here to offer help. Then it turns out they have a hive mind

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A story about suppression of the ultimate secret to resolving all human disagreements

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Very old Matrix-like short story, based on chemicals released into the air, pre-computer

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How important is it to watch Farscape in order?

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Interplanetary conflict, some disease destroys the ability to understand or appreciate music

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What was the first instance of a fighter spacecraft

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First story of aliens pretending to be humans especially a "human" family (like Coneheads) that is trying to fit in, maybe for a long time?

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American Gods: How is this crucial word translated in non-English translations?

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Pre-2000s novel about tourism through time travel

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What was the first sci-fi reference to one's life/being leaving the biological and becoming part of the machine/program?

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What is the first instance of human-sized, bipedal intelligent rat-people?

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The journey Ijon Tichy

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Identify: comic book about an astronaut

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Ultra/ultimate humans, ancient structures on an alien planet, pig-people

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First atomic-powered transportation in science fiction

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Short 70s(?) sci-fi story about smuggler sending cat embryo back in time to serve man and save him from alien pirates

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Classic (high ick-factor) New Wave story about humans living with insectoid aliens

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What 80s alien movie has a man possessed by a creature via the back of his neck?

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Novel about people living in a virtual reality on a spaceship, only discovering this over time

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Niven's "Neutron Star:" plausibility of premise?

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Earliest science-fiction mention of space stations?

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I am Legend (Will Smith film), any explanation for skin literally burning in sunlight?

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Gene-modified man has a 2-week period heightened reflexes and constant wakefulness