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SATURDAY’S SONGS OF THE WEEK #16

PANOPTICON

DYING STAR

LILITH

REST THY HEAD

ATREIDES

2014

The Aging Gene in Sci Fi

A few years ago scientists discovered what has since been called the aging gene. It’s a simple thing really, a gene that controls the rate at which our body matures from infancy to adolescence, adulthood, and beyond. 599 more words

Comic Book Heroes

Genre straddling

Frank Herbert Dune
Gollancz 2001 (1965)

Foretold one gets dumped
in desert, then goes native.
Returns, beats baddies!

Dune is one of those thoughtful novels that successfully straddles the genres of fantasy and speculative fiction. 610 more words

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