Analog Science Fiction and Fact

• Science fiction and nonfiction; published since 1930 (originally Astounding); edited, since April 2013, by Trevor Quachri
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Near-monthly (10 issues/year)

November 2014
Vol. 134 No. 11, $4.99, 112pp, cover art by Joshua Meehan
• This issue has a novella by Arian Andrews, Sr., a novelette by Derek Künsken, and short stories by Robert R. Chase, Ian Creasey, Jay Werkheiser, Bud Sparhawk, V.G. Campen, and Auston Habershaw.
• The science fact article, by W.R.L. Anderegg, is about climate change.
• Departments include a guest editorial by Howard V. Hendrix, about vaccinations; an Alternate View column by Jeffery D. Kooistra; and a Reference Library column of book reviews by Don Sakers, covering titles by Michael Shea, Weber & Zahn, Neal Asher, and others.

(Fri 29 Aug 2014)

Asimov’s Science Fiction

• Science Fiction magazine; published since 1977; edited by Sheila Williams
• Format: Print
• Frequency: Near-monthly (10 issues/year)

October/November 2014
Vol. 38 No. 10&11 (whole #465&466), $7.99, 112pp
• This double issue has a novella by Allen M. Steele, novelettes by Gord Sellar, Dale Bailey, Emily C. Skaftun, and Kristine Kathryn Rusch, and short stories by Kate Bachus, Brendan DuBois, Joel Richards, James Patrick Kelly, Robert R. Chase, Jeff Grimshaw, Jason Sanford and Tim McDaniel.
• Poetry is by Greg Beatty, L.M. Alder, L.M. Lopez, Michael Meyerhofer, Craig Finlay, Aimee Ogden, Jessy Randall, and Jane Yolen.
• Departments include an editorial by Sheila Williams, presenting this year’s readers’ awards results; Robert Silverberg’s Reflections column, about “Robert A. Heinlein, Author of The Martian Chronicles“; James Patrick Kelly’s On the Net column; and a Thought Experiment by Jay O’Connell about Google Glass. There’s also Norman Spinrad’s On Books column, covering titles by Andy Weir, Benford & Niven, and Rudy Rucker.
• (This description is based on the magazine’s website current issue page; physical issues have not shown up at any newsstands near Locus Online.)


Perihelion Science Fiction

• E’zine of hard SF fiction, nonfiction, and art, since 2012; edited by Sam Bellotto Jr.
• Format: Monthly
• Frequency: Online

September 2014
Cover art by Winston Blakeley
• Stories in this issue are by Gareth D. Jones & Aliette De Bodard & others, David Wright, Richard Zwicker, Cathy Douglas, Sean Monaghan, Brian Biswas, William R. Eakin, Edward Ashton, Robin Wyatt Dunn, Aaron Rasmussen, and Daniel Nathan Horn.
• Articles are by John McCormick and Eric M. Jones.
• There’s also a comic strip, an editorial, a page of shorter stories, and a page of reviews.

(Thu 18 Sep 2014)