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Difficult Reading

In the past few weeks I have been taking the trains a lot, visiting different cities. While riding the rails I have allowed myself a bit of lighter, leisure reading. 2,033 more words


Final Day! A Pride of Lions

Today’s the last day for all these great Solstice Shadows books on sale! By this time tomorrow, you’ll have missed your chance to get them at a lower than normal price. 213 more words

Synthetic Police Are Coming - DARPA Engineering Autonomous Robots

Synthetic Police Are Coming – DARPA Engineering Autonomous Robots

by Susanne Posel
Occupy Corporatism

Because of the risks involved in rescue aid workers and human response teams, DARPA awarded Boston Dynamics, Inc. 591 more words


Review: Ex Machina (2015)


Just need to start with that one, having just finished the movie I am still in open mouthed awe. Ex Machina was the breath of fresh air Science Fiction needed this year after a string of batshit horrible movies. 435 more words


Rebels: City of Indra

“You can’t judge a book by its cover.”  So the adage goes.  And it’s the adage I blame for my need to read every book from start to finish, in order to give it a fair shot.   734 more words


Hello World Indeed

Yes, it’s my first blog post. Yaaay! (cheering crowds lift the roof off the arena, or, actually, frogs start to croak in the unutterable, engulfing silence…) 91 more words


Audio Book Review: Tapestry of Awe.

The Prefect (Book 5 in the Revelation Space series)

by Alistair Reynolds

narrated by John Lee


Back in the Yellowstone system this story is set amongst the Glitter band, a group of ten thousand human space habitats that are governed democratically via an organization called Panoply.  156 more words

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