A selection of the best recollections on the site picked by you, the users.
"If Niven's aliens were green and had bug-eyes, that was because their environment dictated they HAD to be green with bug-eyes." ronsonlighter on Ringworld
"It made sci fi fun again, without sacrificing any of the drama." charliethebloody on Firefly
"The sudden change from melancholic existential sitcom to colourful, brash sci-fi knockabout in series three came as a surprise, but we were soon won over." johntoon on Red Dwarf
"Ignore the special effects - the tension comes from the interplay from the characters." MossyMermaid on The Stone Tape