Daily Archives: January 4, 2009

In which I make a dumb mistake involving closures…

The universe just told me again that I can make dumb mistakes with the best of them (note to universe: “you don’t have to tell me this, I already know!”). For the sake of this post, imagine that you need … Continue reading

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Review: the Invisible Country by Paul McCauley

I’m a big fan of Paul McCauley‘s writing: it’s smart, it’s entertaining, and it’s grounded in real knowledge of science and biology. the Invisible Country is a collection of older short stories (i.e., pre-1996) containing shards from Fairyland, Alternate History, … Continue reading

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