Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Science Fiction
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Someone's done a study on the physical feasibility of the system as described in Asimov's Nightfall story.
- Smaran Deshmukh, Jayant Murthy (18 July 2014). "Nightfall: Can Kalgash Exist" (published July 2014). arXiv:1407.4895. Bibcode:2014arXiv1407.4895D.
Notice re: RFC: Are fictional characters people or objects?
There is an RfC concerning whether it is appropriate to use pronouns such as "he", "she", or "who" when referring to fictional characters in out-of-universe portions of articles. The discussion is at Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Comics#RFC: Are fictional characters people or objects? Curly Turkey ⚞¡gobble!⚟ 22:46, 23 September 2014 (UTC)
- That discussion was closed and archived 22 October 2014 with capsule "... context and writing style determine which versions to use ...".
- See Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Comics/Archive 48#RFC: Are fictional characters people or objects?
- --P64 (talk) 21:34, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
There is currently a discussion at Talk:Alien (creature in Alien franchise)#RfC: "Alien" or "Xenomorph"? that you may be interested in. 11:36, 31 October 2014 (UTC)
The Fifth Element at FAC
The article for The Fifth Element, which is under the scope of this project, has been nominated for featured status for some time now. The only thing currently standing in the way of it being passed is that another user has requested it receive a reference check from someone who has experience with film referencing, so as to check whether the sources are reliable. If someone could give the article a reference check and then comment at the FAC nomination I would really appreciate it. Thanks. Freikorp (talk) 01:34, 20 November 2014 (UTC)
More eyes on Brandon Sanderson
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Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within at FAC
Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within, whch is under the scope of this project, has been nominated for featured status. See here: Wikipedia:Featured article candidates/Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within/archive1. All comments on the nomination are welcome. Have a nice day. Freikorp (talk) 07:01, 12 January 2015 (UTC)
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The article about Mind Meld, a film relating to William Shatner's and Leonard Nimoy's careers in science fiction, has an ongoing featured article candidacy here. Any constructive comments you would be willing to provide there would be greatly appreciated. Neelix (talk) 12:14, 19 March 2015 (UTC)