• Women in Science: Maryam Mirzakhani

    by  • October 11, 2018 • 0 Comments

    Maryam Mirzakhani

    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! Maryam Mirzakhani was...

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    Review of Bikes Not Rockets

    by  • October 10, 2018 • 0 Comments

    Cover art for Bikes Not Rockets

    Bikes not Rockets (Microcosm Publishing, 2018), edited by Elly Blue, is the fifth volume in the Bikes in Space series, all of which feature speculative fiction centered around bicycles. The theme of this volume was intersectional stories, and it collects eleven stories in that vein. The stories in this volume vary between those that...

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    Women in Science: Mary Jackson

    by  • October 9, 2018 • 0 Comments

    Mary Jackson

    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! Mary Jackson was...

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    Missed Connections: Creature Seeking Creator

    by  • October 8, 2018 • 0 Comments

    Art for "Missed Connections"

    Correspondence initiated by Unclassified Sample 38267, as provided by Julia K. Patt Art by Leigh Legler Are you there, Professor? It’s me, Unclassified. You: A brilliant but ostracized xenobiologist, recently denied tenure from a prestigious university. Me: The beaker of extraterrestrial goop you definitely weren’t supposed to bring home from the lab and combine with...

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    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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