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Doctor Who Follow-Up

As I stated in my previous post, Doctor Who has been hard at work saving Earth from destruction on December 21st. Now, he made an official statement concerning the events, and as it turns out, it was more bizarre than I could have imagined.

Christmas with a Dalek

My good friend Captain Serenus of Clockworker has brought my attention to this wonderful piece of music, please enjoy! You all know what to do next time you meet a Dalek. Get close enough to hug him before it zaps you, give it a good long hug, wish „Merry Christmas“ …

Happy Birthday Star Trek!

It was the 8th of September 1966 when the most successful sci-fi franchise in the history of television (and later silver screen) first saw the light of the æther. So here is my little tribute: And for all those who wonder why the frequency of updates has decreased: There is …

The Non-Euclidean Æthercast: Steampunk Projects and the Mars Rover

http://media.blubrry.com/non_euclidean_aethercast/p/s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/aethercast/aethercast/NonEuclidean5.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:10 — 18.3MB) | EmbedThe last podcast before I go to Vienna for the European Steampunk Convention. It was recorded under somewhat unusual circumstances on-the-fly while I was trudging through the part of western Germany to which the railway came last. And …

An online science-fiction writing course

Dr. Amy H. Sturgis (from the Hugo-winning StarShipSofa) is teaching an innovative new science fiction course that’s wholly online, interactive, and open to anyone worldwide – Science Fiction Part 1: From Modern Beginnings to the Golden Age – for the Mythgard Institute at Signum University. For individual lecture topics, reading …