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Welcome to the AntipodeanSF Radio Show, hosted by the editor of AntipodeanSF, Ion Newcombe, aka "Nuke" or "The Jollyfish". Ion selects the best in speculative flash fiction for these shows, with stories often narrated by the authors themselves. 

Listen in weekly to a show devoted to the presentation of flash speculative fiction stories (science fiction, fantasy, and horror).

The AntiSF Radio show also features discussions and panel presentations recorded at various speculative fiction conventions and awards ceremonies.

AntiSF is where speculative flash fiction belongs - downside up!


Dec 5, 2015

G’day and welcome to the AntipodeanSF Radio Show Arp’s, dedicated to the Astronomer Halton Arp. And just in case you’re wondering, which you should always do if you’re a true fan of the what if, the name Arp, as well as being the name of a galaxy as well, also refers to a book by Halton Arp that is a collection of the most peculiar mass conglomerations of stars in humankind’s telescopic reach.

Peculiarly enough, isn’t that also a meta description of the stories imagined in that space, around at least one of those stars? Similarly peculiar, and I think I just like that word today, I’m Nuke, your host and editor, and I’m definitely comfortable on my back in the grass looking up at the stars, and that’s where I’m staying for at least the next twenty five minutes or so. It’s flash specfic time under the stars. Stay close.

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Music Credits:

Gregoire Lourme - Cinematic Volumes 1 to 8 - Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike CC BY-NC-SA

Conchillia - Witchdoctor

Lanrae - Dancer

Picture Perfect - Stranger Than Fiction