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Hidden Reality audiobook

Win Brian Greene’s The Hidden Reality...

It’s the latest from Brian Greene, and the full title is The Hidden Reality: Parallel Universes and the Deep Laws of the Cosmos. He reads this abridged audio version from Random House audio. Here’s what they have to say for...

The Young Evil Genius Wants The Universe

“I want the universe.” I looked down at the Junior Science Villain and marveled at his ambition. You just don’t see that kind of drive in a four year old. It really is impressive and adorable. But I felt it was my duty to...

New Frontiers In Kinky Science

Today I read how Farley Katz, one of the authors of The New Yorker’s Cartoon Lounge challenged Randall Munroe, creator of the webcomic XKCD to a Cartoon-Off. Each would draw a cartoon on four subjects (The Internet, as envisioned by...

Jerry Bruckheimer to Remake “12...

Kidding! I’m kidding–put the gun down. It’s just I can’t help but think that we’re going to hear–over the next five to ten years–art and set designers on their various sci-fi movie commentaries...

My First Sub-Atomic Particle

So you or someone you know has spawned. Now you have this blank slate absorbing every bit of information it can take in. You could help to make sure that the baby grows up to be a nice normal citizen. But that’s so fucking boring! You...