science fiction

Storytelling

Geek Minds

Jose Valenzuela Ruiz

We try to understand the secrets of the geek mind through neuroscience. Why are geeks so passionate about narrative universes?

Technology

The Thing

Jorge Carrión

A short story about how we unwittingly found ourselves surrounded by sensors in an always-connected world.

Storytelling

Predictions of Total Control

Jose Valenzuela Ruiz

The possibility of critical, educated, informed citizens is a fear that disturbes those in power and has caused the burning of books and librariries many times.

Storytelling

Science Fiction Culture

Jose Valenzuela Ruiz

Science fiction allows us to lose ourselves in extraordinary stories and at the same time learn about science and culture in an entertaining way.

Technology

What is Insect Media?

Jussi Parikka

Insects are a reference of network culture, from talk of hive minds and distributed networks to algorithms that function like ant colonies.