Category - Stimuli

The Friday Timesuck

Well, let’s see, what the hell happened this week? Somebody spotted dragons over Tibet, they’re trying to grow plants on Mars through therapy, a boogieboarder got his ass...

Hic Sunt Dracones

Well, yes, if dragons would be anywhere, they would be above Tibet, wouldn’t they? Check out this article about pictures taken from an airplane by a man flying over the Himalayas...

Plants Are People Too

And it pays to relieve their stress when you want to grow them on Mars. A new article from Science Daily investigates the phenomenon of anxious plants and the gases they produce to...

2005 Hugo Awards Announced

The Hugo Awards were apparently announced this past weekend at WorldCon in Glasgow. Susanna Clarke’s Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell took Best Novel. They wisely agreed with...

We Interrupt This Program for Some Shill

My second book, Magnificent Desolation, written under my usual writing pseudonym, is now available for free download as a PDF file, under a Creative Commons license. All the details...