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Author Archives: Mad Scientist Journal
And now, we delve into the secret cockles of our dark hearts.
An essay by Ellyn Patterson, as provided by Finale Doshi-Velez Art by Leigh Legler As the science of genetic engineering nears maturity, our understanding of the psychological repercussions of commonplace genetic modifications remains woefully understudied. Below I share an excerpt … Continue reading
By R.G. Summers Photo by Dawn Vogel Click here for Part I. Finding out that my mother had been cryogenically frozen for the past seventeen years put a damper on the whole weekend. Uncle Bruce repeatedly offered to take me … Continue reading
Advice from Professor Swick, as provided by Adam Millard Art by Scarlett O’Hairdye My name, if you are not from the scientific community or a member of The Society of Mad Professors, is Professor Swick, and I am one of the … Continue reading
By R.G. Summers Photo by Dawn Vogel I knew that my family wasn’t going to make a big deal out of my eighteenth birthday. It would have been nice if they’d at least been there, but with Dad incarcerated in … Continue reading
An essay by Abraham J. Miles, provided by Dan Hart Art by Leigh Legler 1991-07-07 – 16:00 My son discovered a giant green moth today. Its wing patterns are asymmetrical, with five-fingered jagged appendages peeling off the edges. It has three … Continue reading
And by “save the world” I mean “submit to the special call for submissions.” If you have a story you’d love to submit, especially one that wouldn’t otherwise fit our guidelines, send it in! We also need more fictional classified … Continue reading
An academic paper by Flavius Vulnificus, PhD, as provided by Carl Grafe Art by Luke Spooner ABSTRACT While electrical brain stimulation is commonly used as a treatment for disorders like Parkinson’s disease and epilepsy, the neurological effects of direct exposure … Continue reading
And now, the secret numbers behind the mad science.