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July 2016 ISSUE

Another Word: Burning Bridges

I’m told they only want one thing for this column. No critique, no crunchy science, none of the stuff I push on my blog or Nowa Fantastyka. ”Another Word” serves exclusively as a showcase for essays “tied closely to your professional involvement in the community.”
Ew.
I’m not big on “the community.” I’m not even sure such [...]

October 2014 ISSUE

Giants

Our sixth piece of audio fiction for September is “Giants” written by Peter Watts and read by Kate Baker.

 
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Originally published in Extreme Planets,edited by David Conyers, David Kernot, and Jeff Harris, 2014.
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September 2014 ISSUE

Giants

So many eons, slept away while the universe wound down around him. He’s dead to human eyes. Even the machines barely see the chemistry ticking over in those cells: an ancient molecule of hydrogen sulphide, frozen in a hemoglobin embrace; an electron shuttled sluggishly down some metabolic pathway two weeks ago. Back on Earth there [...]

January 2010 ISSUE

The Things

I am being Blair. I escape out the back as the world comes in through the front.
I am being Copper. I am rising from the dead.
I am being Childs. I am guarding the main entrance.
The names don’t matter. They are placeholders, nothing more; all biomass is interchangeable. What [...]

January 2010 ISSUE

The Things

The first half of this month’s audio fiction is The Things written Peter Watts and read by Kate Baker.

 
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