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7 Books In Which Technology Goes Horribly Wrong
Anyone who has suffered a computer crash that deletes seven years’ worth of emails, photos, and Word docs knows technology doesn’t always work...
‘s Insomnia Plague, and 10 Other Fictional Maladies that Make Our Skin Crawl
A strange plague is spreading around the world in Kenneth Calhoun’s Black Moon, released earlier this month to rave reviews: insomnia. And while...
When Famous Authors Use Not-so-Famous Pen Names
It seems appropriate that the pen name (aka pseudonym, nom de plume, or nom de guerre) itself has multiple monikers. A writer’s motives for adopting one...
The Best Books About Dinosaurs
I’ve always been perplexed by people who “grow out” of dinosaurs. How is that even possible? Dinosaurs were a spectacularly diverse group...