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January 2013

Finnish Steampunk – Interview with Magdalena Hai

Today, I am honoured to welcome Magdalena Hai from Finland as my interview guest. As I have mentioned here, when I featured the first Finnish Steampunk Anthology, Magdalena, who contributed to the anthology, had already agreed to an interview back then. The fact it took so long was all due …

Minutes on the Edge: Quantum Biology

Today marks the first episode of the mad science mini-podcast of the Traveler’s Steampunk Blog: Minutes on the Edge. This podcast will bring you short news from the cutting edge of science (but not the fringe) whenever I discover something I find intriguing. Today’s episode is about quantum biology, please …

Support An Honest Liar – The Amazing Randi Story

As a skeptic Steampunk, it would be wrong of me not to point your attention to this Kickstarter project. Please consider a donation: More about James Randi can be found out at his own site, the James Randi Educational Foundation.

Review – Mundus Cerialis (Space: 1889 & Beyond)

The second series of Space: 1889 & Beyond continues with instalment two, Mundus Cerialis, and I have to say, it is disappointingly short. It was really good I had a lot of other things to do because otherwise I would have been through in about a day and a bit. …

May I point Your attention to: Steampunk India

It is with great pleasure I present to you yet another site in the growing family of Steampunk-themed ætherweb abodes: Steampunk India I very strongly suggest you go and pay the site a visit. It is still brand new, it went online yesterday, actually, but it promises a very different …

The Non-Euclidean Æthercast 12: Atompunk and Cyberpunk

http://media.blubrry.com/non_euclidean_aethercast/p/s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/aethercast/aethercast/NonEuclidean12.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 21:28 — 29.9MB) | EmbedToday’s podcast is all about Atompunk and Cyberpunk, the two genres following Dieselpunk in time. Atompunk is a relatively new and obscure offshoot of Cyberpunk and Cyberpunk is by now deeply enmeshed with reality. The Internet and the …

Steampunk is REALLY going mainstream in 2013, says IBM

After already sharing a link concerning the matter on Facebook two days ago, I did a little more reading up and of course went to the official-press release, which can be found here: IBM Social Sentiment Index Predicts New Retail A brief excerpt: ARMONK, N.Y. – 14 Jan 2013: National …