Editors over the years have included Avram Davidson, Edward L. Ferman, Kristine Kathryn Rusch and current editor Gordon van Gelder. All of its editors have maintained a very high literary standard.
There have been numerous single-author specials over the years. Featured authors have included Isaac Asimov, Stephen King and Harlan Ellison.
Isaac Asimov also wrote a science column for the magazine that ran for 399 monthly issues without a break.
Several Best of Fantasy and Science Fiction Anthologies have been published
Notable works that first appeared in the magazine (frequently in shorter form) include: