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We've Got Snowball Problems

Current weather in New England makes it hard to not think about snow. So here are two snowball inspired math problems. We welcome your solutions (send to girlsangle “at” gmail.com). 150 more words

Math

Chicago Underground Duo

Solo teneis que escuchar y dejaros llevar..

a mi me parecen impresionantes.

Locus, the seventh album by the Chicago Underground Duo (Rob Mazurek and Chad Taylor), follows on the heels of their acclaimed 2012 Northern Spy release Age of Energy. 41 more words

Music Reviews

PRESS: LOCUS Reviews

Below are two reviews written about LOCUS during their UK tour in November. Ian Mann’s review was written about their EFG London Jazz Festival appearance, and Rob Adams’ review refers to their date at the Jazz Bar in Edinburgh. 725 more words

CC Finlay Named F&SF Editor

Exciting news via Locus, folks, CC Finlay has been named the new editor at Fantasy & Science Fiction. He succeeds the excellent Gordon Van Gelder, who became the magazine’s editor in 1997 and will continue as publisher. 102 more words

Writing

XXI CENTURY SCI-FI – The Windup Girl by Paolo Bacigalupi

The Windup Girl (2009) by Paolo Bacigalupi is a SF dystopian / biopunk novel. It’s set in Thailand in the 23rd-century, where powerful biotech corporations and global warning have created a ruthless new world and where humanoids like Emiko (the windup girl) are bred to be used like slaves by their owners. 32 more words

SF

"Dandelion Puff"

“I was a dandelion puff…Some saw the beauty in me and stooped quietly to admire my innocence. Others saw the potential of what I could do for them, so they uprooted me, seeking to shape me around their needs. 33 more words

Photography

Book Review: Dreamsnake

Book Name: Dreamsnake
Author: Vonda N. McIntyre
First Published: 1978
Awards: Hugo, Nebula, Locus

Vonda N. McIntyre was born in 1948 in Louisville, Kentucky. She moved around a great deal during her childhood finally settling in Seattle, Washington with her family. 1,128 more words

Books