We're long past the heady days of 90s optimism.
The gas giant orbiting this dead star really makes you wonder what else could be there
What you're really seeing when you look at space pictures
Nothing to see here, just a mysterious radio source at the center of the galaxy with no explanation
Strike first, strike hard, no mercy. John Kreese got nothing on these aliens.
Interstellar menace or life-giving gardens for space travelers?
Space opera assumes that aliens will be people, but maybe that's not what intelligence looks like
There's no realistic way to send human beings to live on other planets... but that doesn't matter to storytellers
Most "space opera" is sword & sorcery with a futuristic aesthetic
Don't pack your bags just yet...