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Saturday, October 24 • 12:00pm - 12:50pm
19th Century Martians

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Percival Lowell and his Martian canals was just the beginning. In the late 1800s, world leaders in the fields of science, politics and culture insisted there was life on Mars. What led to this phenomenon, and what scientific basis--if any--was there for this widespread belief in little green men from the Red Planet?


David B. Riley

publisher, science fiction trails
David B. Riley is the editor of numerous horror and weird western anthologies. He is also the author of four novels and more than 100 short stories. He writes horror, science fiction and steampunk and is an active member of the Horror Writers Association. He edited Science Fiction... Read More →
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David Lee Summers

David Lee Summers is an author, editor and astronomer living somewhere between the western and final frontiers in Southern New Mexico. He is the author of eight novels including Owl Dance, Vampires of the Scarlet Order, and The Solar Sea. His short fiction has appeared in such magazines... Read More →

Saturday October 24, 2015 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Wind River A Ground Floor