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8. SciFi in Starlog Magazine Issues 15 and 16

Nayr, Kavura, and guests discuss the science fiction articles that were in Starlog magazine issues 15 and 16, originally published in 1978. Highlights: Superman: The Movie, Twilight Zone, Star Wars, and more!

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8. SciFi in Starlog Magazine Issues 15 and 16

What’s in Episode 8, “SciFi in Starlog Magazine Issues 15 and 16”

Superman: The Movie

Billy Hogan gives us a behind the scenes look at the new Superman movie.
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Twilight Zone

Author Jeff Thompson discusses Rod Serling’s The Twilight Zone.
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Space: 1999

Paul Mount fills us in on Gerry Anderson’s Space: 1999 Report.
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The Merchandising of Star Wars

Yehuda Kleinman and Ron Salvatore discuss the merchandising of Star Wars.
This is an incredible resource for collectors:

This Island Earth

Edward German reminisces about the 1955 classic sci-fi film This Island Earth.
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The Invaders

Mark O’Connell gives us the full story if the television classic The Invaders.
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Anthony Rooney recalls the details about the fantastic puppetry work of Gerry Anderson ‘s Supermaroination!

Star Wars

Michael Havens and Philip Browne consider the implications in Star Wars.
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All This, Plus…

Buck Rogers, Battlestar Galactica, Invasion of the Body Snatchers, and more!

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Episode Credits


  • Kavura
  • Nayr


  • Kavura
  • Nayr

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8. SciFi in Starlog Magazine Issues 15 and 16