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Shape Reconfigurable Liquid Metal

Researchers at NC State have developed a new method to control the interfacial energy of a liquid metal via electrochemical deposition (or removal) of an oxide layer on its surface using ~1 volt. 133 more words

Robotic

After the fall

It begins with an ending. On a snowy night in Toronto, King Lear literally dies on stage when lead actor Arthur Leander is felled by a heart attack. 512 more words

Free Fiction: New Hope City (Book #2) Excerpt

I’ve been hard at work on the sequel to New Hope City. It’s been tough, but I think it’s going to be one of my best works to date. 710 more words

Fiction

Knowing The Time And Manner Of Our Death

The characters in Nevil Shute‘s On The Beach know that barring natural disasters, and other unforeseen circumstances, they will die in a few months time–in September 1963–of radiation sickness, brought on by the thirty-seven day thermonuclear war that has already wiped out life in the northern hemisphere. 472 more words

Philosophy

David Mitchell - The Bone Clocks

David Mitchell, flawed, is still a far finer writer than many writing at the top of their form

David Mitchell is a curious writer – he has the ability to effortlessly inhabit many different kinds of voices, of differing character, and believably writes first person narrative from a male or female perspective, from young and old, from different cultures, places and indeed from different times. 1,725 more words

Book Review

Exit Generation – issue 2 of 4 – spoiler light

Exit Generation – A Creator Owned Project

Writer: Sam Read
Artist: Caio Olivera
Cover Artist: Ramon Villalobos
Colours: Marissa Louise
Letters: Colin Bell
Editor: Adam P Knave… 296 more words

Reviews

#Excerpt: Alone--Chapter 1

Chapter 1

My morning starts like all the others. The alarm goes off, and I reach out to slap the clock. I hit it just right that I knock it to the floor and it shatters. 183 more words

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