• Lasagna with Legs

    by  • April 20, 2015 • 0 Comments

    An essay by John Baker, as provided by Rich Knight Art by Justine McGreevy For more stories like this, check out Mad Scientist Journal: Spring 2015! “I’ve created a monster!” … is what I wish I could say. But I can’t. Not with this sad, pathetic mess writhing on my kitchen table. The best I could...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: March 2015

    by  • April 17, 2015 • 0 Comments

    This month, the payment from our Kickstarter dropped, so we actually look profitable for once! Plus, we shipped out copies of our first print edition of our zine to contributors, so our printing costs spiked. Let’s look at those numbers. The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($100.01) Art: ($329.88)...

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    The Nightingale of Atlantic City

    by  • April 13, 2015 • 0 Comments

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    An essay by W. M. Higgins, as provided by Meg Merriet Art by Shannon Legler For more stories like this, check out Mad Scientist Journal: Spring 2015! Her melodies, no matter what song was requested, haunted the dreams and nightmares of mortal men. When the Nightingale sang, the sound of silverware and polite conversation dissipated...

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    Futility

    by  • April 6, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Futility

    An essay by Dr. Robert Anstruther, as provided by D. J. Tyrer Art by Luke Spooner For more stories like this, check out Mad Scientist Journal: Spring 2015! This is my seventieth day here in this bunker and I am no closer to understanding the true nature of the scourge afflicting mankind. Why are the dead...

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    Applying to be a God Through TranScend™

    by  • March 30, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Applying to be a God Through TranScend

    An essay by Blake Morely, as provided by Russ Bickerstaff Art by Luke Spooner For more stories like this, check out Mad Scientist Journal: Winter 2015! We’ve all heard the stories and rumors about the shadowy company known as TranScend™. Any search for them online conjures up a pretty sinister picture carved out of...

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    The Curious Case of Alpha-7 DE11

    by  • March 23, 2015 • 2 Comments

    The Curious Case of Alpha-7 DE11

    Transcript of voice mail found by Dr. Jarothy Pickman, as provided by Dan Stout Art by Dawn Vogel For more stories like this, check out Mad Scientist Journal: Winter 2015! <Beep> Hello, Joachim. This is Dr. Manderagon. Vincent Manderagon. I’m calling because I’m having trouble with one of our Golems. Specifically … ah … I just...

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    Review of Zombies and Calculus by Colin Adams

    by  • March 18, 2015 • 0 Comments

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    A review by Robert Dawson A few years ago, Seth Grahame-Smith, believing that Miss Austen’s Pride and Prejudice was insufficiently sensational, added zombies to the recipe. In the book under review, Dr. Colin Adams does the same for the zombie-apocalypse genre by adding calculus. Craig Williams (like Dr. Adams) is a math professor at...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: February 2015

    by  • March 17, 2015 • 2 Comments

    And now: numbers. The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. Hosting: ($17.06) Stories: ($240.00) Art: ($409.68) Advertising: ($90.00) Processing Fees: ($18.24) Printing: ($15.93) Donations: $69.00 Ad Revenue: $0.33 Book Sales: $212.48 Total: ($509.10) QTD: ($885.14) YTD: ($885.14) All Time: ($11,331.37) As per usual, I try to list costs for art and stories under...

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    Living Blue

    by  • March 16, 2015 • 0 Comments

    Living Blue

    An essay by Dr. Carol Arnold, as provided by Dr. J.A. Grier Art by Shannon Legler For more stories like this, check out Mad Scientist Journal: Winter 2015! Recollections on the process of invention, entitled “Living Blue” from the journal of Dr. Carol Arnold, by J. A. Grier # Even over the phone, my...

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