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Bewildering Stories

The Readers’ Guide

What’s in Issue 501

What if newspapers could be duplicated and delivered as easily as the people in this story? Jack Alcott, The Dupes, part 1; conclusion.

If interstellar colonists need to change in order to adapt to their new planets, they really ought to have a say in the matter: Ian Cordingley, Executives of Neon Death.

From the science fiction of old to the science prophecies of today to the far future, a starship is launched: Bertil Falk, A Taste of the Future.

Jonathan and Heather have something in common; they just don’t know it yet: Raud Kennedy, Silver Elvis.

Sometimes sentiment can hinge on sound alone: Richard Ong, Voice of a Princess.
Poetry Rebecca Lu Kiernan, Gifts from Scientists
Cristina-Monica Moldoveanu, The Game Stake
B. Z. Niditch, Schoolyard Years


Challenge Challenge 501 Dupe the Dupe?
The Reading
Sue Parman, The Thin Monster House, excerpt
The Art
A randomly rotating selection of Bewildering Stories’ art
NASA: Picture of the Day
Sky and Telescope, This Week’s Sky at a Glance

Randomly selected Bewildering motto:

Randomly selected classic rejection notice:

Bewildering Stories’ official mottoes:

“Poems are not made with ideas; they are made with words.” — Stéphane Mallarmé
Ars longa, vita brevis. Rough translation: “Proofreading never ends.”

To Bewildering Stories’ schedule: In Times to Come

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