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    Women in Science: Marie Curie

    by  • October 2, 2018 • Women in Science • 0 Comments

    Marie Curie, ca. 1920s

    As we lead up to the release of Battling in All Her Finery, we’re featuring a handful of women in science from history. Check back in the coming weeks to learn more about early women scientific leaders, and check out Battling in All Her Finery when it releases on October 16! Marie Skłodowska Curie...

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    On Kickstarter with MSJ Alumni: Young Explorer’s Adventure Guide Volume 5

    by  • September 26, 2018 • Mad Scientist News, On Kickstarter • 0 Comments

    Cover art for Young Explorer's Adventure Guide Vol. 5

    The Young Explorer’s Adventure Guide is a series of anthologies that publish sci-fi and related stories for middle grade readers. They’re currently Kickstarting the fifth volume in the series, which includes a handful of MSJ alumni or future alumni: Wendy Nikel, Holly Schofield, Deborah Walker, Jeannie Warner, and MSJ co-editor Dawn Vogel. If you’ve...

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    Now Available: Mad Scientist Journal: Autumn 2018

    by  • September 25, 2018 • Administrative • 0 Comments

    Cover art for MSJ Autumn 2018

    Cutting-edge experimentation, endangered species, and restaurant franchise opportunities. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Autumn 2018 collects fourteen tales from the fictional worlds of mad science. For the discerning mad scientist reader, there are also pieces of fiction from Anne Breen, James Jensen,...

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    Women in Science: Merit-Ptah

    by  • September 20, 2018 • Women in Science • 0 Comments

    Ancient Egyptian Medical Tools

    As we lead up to the release of Battling in All Her Finery, we’re featuring a handful of women in science from history. Check back in the coming weeks to learn more about early women scientific leaders, and check out Battling in All Her Finery when it releases on October 16! The first named...

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    An Interview with Alisha A. Knaff

    by  • September 18, 2018 • Interviews • 0 Comments

    Author Alisha A. Knaff

    Today, we’re chatting with author and editor Alisha A. Knaff, one of the authors with a story in Battling in All Her Finery. DV: Tell us a bit about yourself! Alisha A. Knaff: Ah, self-description. The bane of every introvert. In the wilds of White Center, lives the solitary author. Flanked by her feline familiars,...

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    Strange Science: Kangaroos in Austria?

    by  • September 14, 2018 • Strange Science • 0 Comments

    Popular t-shirt in Austria explaining "No Kangaroos in Austria"

    Kangaroos live in Australia, not Austria. But since 2015, there have been four incidents of kangaroos being spotted in Austria, far from their native lands. Some of the kangaroos spotted in Austria have been pets that got loose. (Who knew that people in Austria kept kangaroos as pets?) And one of them came from...

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    An Interview with Patrick Hurley

    by  • September 13, 2018 • Interviews • 0 Comments

    Abstract magical background

    Today, we’re talking with Patrick Hurley, who is one of the authors included in Battling in All Her Finery! DV: Tell us a bit about yourself! Patrick Hurley: I grew up in the Midwest and got my start in publishing when I interned for the Great Books Foundation in Chicago during my senior year in college....

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