• Strange Science: Molecular Gastronomy

    by  • October 5, 2018 • 0 Comments

    A different sort of eggs Benedict

    When you hear the words “molecular gastronomy,” you probably think of something like the picture to the left, where it’s all about weird combinations and fancy plating. Molecular gastronomy is, in reality, the science of investigating the physical and chemical changes in ingredients when they are cooked. Or, in other words, the science behind...

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    Women in Science: Chien-Shiung Wu

    by  • October 4, 2018 • 0 Comments

    Chien-Shiung Wu and other scientists

    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! Chien-Shiung Wu was...

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    Women in Science: Marie Curie

    by  • October 2, 2018 • 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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    Hollywood Cafe

    by  • October 1, 2018 • 0 Comments

    A letter from Nick Nickerson, as provided by Tara Campbell Art provided by Luke Spooner Dear Brian Jones, Congratulations on owning a new Hollywood Café franchise! We are proud to welcome you to the Hollywood family. We were impressed with your prior background in the restaurant business and your entrepreneurial drive, and will support...

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    That Man Behind the Curtain: August 2018

    by  • September 27, 2018 • 0 Comments

    It’s been a hectic few months as we try to get ready for GeekGirlCon in October. But that’s next month. Let’s look at last month. The Money Aspect Amounts in parentheses are losses/expenses. Web Resources: (-$17.06) Stories: (-$130.00) Art: (-$666.85) Advertising: (-$374.89) Processing Fees: (-$17.81) Printing: (-$21.43) Conventions: (-$365.00) Donations: $173.75 Physical Sales: $17.00...

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

    by  • September 26, 2018 • 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 • 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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    Interview with Patient Fe-K-1004

    by  • September 24, 2018 • 0 Comments

    Art for "Interview with Patient Fe-K-1004":

    An interview with Patient Fe-K-1004, as provided by Andrew Openshaw Art by Justine McGreevy The following recording was found on a memory stick discovered during excavations in the west of the city five years ago. Dated 14th January 2019, and kindly lent to us today by The Museum of Science and Technology, it provides us...

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