I’ve a terrible memory for names, but I never forget a good story. So when I had finished this collection of shorts by Ted Chiang, I realised I had read him in other places a fair few times before. Continue reading Book Review: ‘Stories of Your Life and Others’ by Ted Chiang
There’s a lot of talk about virtual environments these days, largely due to the proliferation of online roleplaying games. The futurists (myself included) see a harbinger of new worlds being created, ouside the ‘meatspace’ of reality, but just as alive. Continue reading Playing God
Man, I’ve been badly slack on posting here, apart from the link dumps. What can I say, I’ve been a busy person. But today I saw a little gem of a post about the economics of online games and I have half an hour to spare… Continue reading Online economies reach across the divide
Here’s a weird little story from the world of science. Continue reading Little red cells from outer space?