• Summer 2013 Now Available!

    by  • October 1, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Not only do we now have Mad Scientist Journal: Summer 2013 available, but included in it is the thrilling conclusion to our serial, Dr. Derosa’s Resurrection by R.G. Summers. (See what we did there?) It’s available on Amazon and  Smashwords now, and will be available in other locations soon! And, if you want to show...

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    My Gran the Time Traveler

    by  • September 30, 2013 • 1 Comment

    An essay by Engel Keyes, as provided by Adam Sear Art by Katie Nyborg My Gran is a time-traveler. Not by choice or force, even. It was purely accidental. My parents didn’t believe me when I told them. It was only when a portal opened during a summer barbeque and my Gran came through in...

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    Quality Control

    by  • September 23, 2013 • 0 Comments

    An essay by Ellis Dowd, as provided by JC Hemphill Photo provided by Eleanor Leonne Bennett Until yesterday, I worked in quality control at the Farmer’s Son peanut butter factory. You know, that big, shiny one over in Level Creek. The iceberg of peanut butter factories, the owners called it. Built to sink the Titanics...

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    Dr. Derosa’s Resurrection: Part III

    by  • September 20, 2013 • 0 Comments

    By R.G. Summers Art by Dawn Vogel Click here for Part II. After my phone call with Mr. Charlie, I went directly to the salon down the street. He had told me that he would send a plane immediately and that I only needed to be at the RentonMunicipalAirport by ten-thirty that night. I...

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    Diary of a Turnip Girl

    by  • September 16, 2013 • 0 Comments

    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 from a diary of a client who visited me 15 years after conception with...

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    Dr. Derosa’s Resurrection: Part II

    by  • September 13, 2013 • 0 Comments

    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 out–go see the new Star Trek movie, have dinner at the Space Needle, hike...

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    Electricity (And How To Survive It)

    by  • September 9, 2013 • 0 Comments

    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 greatest minds ever to grace the earth. I am the brains behind such intricate...

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    Dr. Derosa’s Resurrection: Part I

    by  • September 6, 2013 • 1 Comment

    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 a Trongodian prison and Uncle Bruce doing business in Egypt, it just wasn’t going...

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