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Locus Recommended Reading List

Just a quick post to say how delighted I am to discover Clade is one of the titles selected for Locus Magazine’s Recommended Reading List for 2015. 88 more words

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Bury Parish Chairman Interview

As part of our continued co-operation with the County Matters show on HCR104FM, Bury Parish Council Chairman John Prestage joined Warboys resident Bill Hensley to talk about the work of the parish council, the ongoing developments at the Upwood Clinic and the upcoming Multi-Use Games Area (MUGA). 47 more words

Adam Roberts

The Thing Itself by Adam Roberts

In 1950, the physicist Enrico Fermi, asked the question, if Earth is a typical planet and the galaxy is so vast where are the aliens? In 1982, John Carpenter directed one of the best science fiction horror films of all time: set on an Antarctic research base, … 775 more words

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Happy New Year!

2015 has come and gone. Welcome 2016!

Before saying goodbye to the year 2015, Ash attended the Star Wars Premiere at Hoyts in Sydney to catch all the red carpet glam with her co-host Adam Roberts. 88 more words

Jack Glass - Adam Roberts

It was a good book. Even better than a good book. Most books divided that are into different parts have two plots. One is the more immediate plot with regards to what is happening in that part of the story. 413 more words

Science Fiction

Book Review: Bête by Adam Roberts

Bête by Adam Roberts
Gollancz, 311pp standard paperback, £8.99 cover price
£4.49 on Kindle (Jan 2016)

Reviewed by Alex Bardy (Twitter: @mangozoid)

Regular readers will know that Adam Roberts has never been high on my ‘must-read’ list, but despite this, I still respect the hell out of him – he is a smart, clever, talented genius who just so happens to be a very good writer too, even if some of his concepts/ideas do occasionally grate… 319 more words

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“AIDS since the 1980s”: Have you a story to tell?

The lost generation

Paul Coleman and Adam Roberts are making a feature length documentary film that reflects how HIV and AIDS affected gay men, their friends and partners during the first years of the epidemic in the UK before there was effective treatment. 141 more words

HIV