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Syfy Upfront: Adaptations of Classics by Larry Niven, Arthur C. Clarke; New Jamie Foxx Series

Syfy doesn't do enough science fiction? After years of building its ratings and its revenue stream with cheap ghost-hunting shows, wrestling and campy original movies, the NBCUniversal cable network now has more classic hard SF on its slate than you can shake a sonic screwdriver at.

Meet Print’s New Politicos

Time, Newsweek, The Nation: These are the kinds of magazines where political junkies expect to find election news. But at the Republican and Democratic National Conventions, delegates rubbed elbows with reporters from magazines known less for their election coverage than for forecasting fashion trends.