Ray Bradbury

HBO developing new Fahrenheit 451 film adaptation
Apr 14, 2016

The sci-fi classic Fahrenheit 451 is getting a new lease on life, thanks to a development deal at HBO that has attracted a buzzy indie director to the project.

20 Years of the Twilight Zone New Year's Marathon and 20 things you didn't know about the show
Dec 31, 2014

This holiday, Syfy celebrates two decades of New Year's Eve spent in the fifth dimension, so we spoke to a pop culture expert (and Rod Serling's friend) for 20 things you didn't know about the Zone.

Big collection of Ray Bradbury's geek treasures is about to go up for auction
Sep 22, 2014

A collection of Ray Bradbury’s greatest, geekiest treasures is about to go up for auction. Get your checkbooks ready, because there are some legit goodies.

Sci-fi legend Ray Bradbury's California home could be yours
May 21, 2014

The home of one of the greatest science fiction writers of all time is on the market, but it won't come cheap.

Read the sci-fi fanzines Ray Bradbury published when he was a kid
Aug 20, 2013

Before he became one of the genre's most beloved and influential authors, Ray Bradbury was just a budding young writer trying to get someone to read his work.

Ray Bradbury's books will FINALLY be available on e-readers
Apr 12, 2013

Almost a year after the prolific writer's death, the bulk of his library is heading towards the digital clouds.

Read (and get choked up over) the last thing Ray Bradbury wrote
Dec 17, 2012

On June 5th, we lost one of the most cherished writers of genre fiction. Ray Bradbury, who brought us The Martian Chronicles, Something Wicked This Way Comes, and of course, Fahrenheit 451, has said everything he well ever say. Except one more thing ...

Ray Bradbury matches wits with Groucho Marx in amusing 1955 clip
Dec 17, 2012

What happens when you have a beloved fantasy, science fiction, horror and mystery writer match wits with a comedian and TV star who happens to be, well, a master of wit? You have lightning in a bottle made of win.

Image of the Day: Bradbury's predictions vs. real-world equivalents
Dec 17, 2012

Image of the Day: Bradbury's predictions vs. real-world equivalents

Censored Internet sites may soon show sly Ray Bradbury tribute
Dec 17, 2012

Dystopia may be on its way, but at least we can laugh about it. With governments cracking down on websites that traffic in illegal content, one witty software developer has a novel idea—we're blocking sites anyway, so why not honor Fahrenheit 451 author Ray Bradbury in the process.

NASA gives Ray Bradbury a Martian honor on his 92nd birthday
Dec 17, 2012

Ray Bradbury didn't live to see NASA's Curiosity Rover land on the surface of Mars, but there's no doubt the Martian Chronicles author would have loved to watch humanity's continued exploration of the Red Planet. Now, on what would have been the sci-fi legend's 92nd birthday, NASA's making Bradbury a permanent part of its Martian odyssey.

Why did the FBI spy on Ray Bradbury? Hint: It had to do with WWIII
Dec 17, 2012

We know Ray Bradbury best as the good-natured grand master of science fiction who brought joy to millions with his stories for decades. But in the 1960s, accusations that he was a Communist sympathizer led to an investigation by the FBI. So what did the Feds find?

Ray Bradbury, Martian Chronicles, Fahrenheit 451 author, dead at 91
Dec 17, 2012

Ray Bradbury, the legendary author of The Martian Chronicles, Fahrenheit 451, The Illustrated Man and numerous other major works of science fiction, has passed away at the age of 91.

Remember Ray Bradbury with 25 inspiring quotes
Dec 17, 2012

The late, great Ray Bradbury wrote some of the most amazing works of sci-fi literature in history. Since his passing this morning, his fans have honored the acclaimed author across social media in the most flattering way possible—with his own words.