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50WordsOrFewer #1: Insomnia, Bowfinger and More!

There are so many movies and such little time: so with this mini-series, my goal is to, hopefully, convince you to add a movie (whether big or small; popular or not) to your watchlist, and maybe-possibly-sometime watch it, in 50 words or fewer. 276 more words

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When Bad Goes Happen - WIF Engineering Boo Boos

Tragic Engineering

Miscalculations

In Space and Terra Firma

Engineers are one of the most important behind-the-scenes groups of people, and most of us just take them and their work for granted. 2,556 more words

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[Free Audiobooks] An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen & A Girl Like That by Tanaz Bathena [Young Adult SFnal Mystery/Drama Novel & Classic Theatre Play w/ bonus Eco-Disasters Interview]

AudioFile’s SYNC Summer of Listening 2019 promotion for young adults offers 2 free audiobooks per week—1 classic or non-fiction, 1 modern—as free MP3 downloads, usually available worldwide (some titles are subject to geo-restrictions, and you can see the… 243 more words

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[Free Audiobooks] Spill by Leigh Fondakowski & Meet the Sky by McCall Hoyle [Oil Spill Disaster Documentary Play & New Adult Romance]

AudioFile’s SYNC Summer of Listening 2019 promotion for young adults offers 2 free audiobooks per week—1 classic or non-fiction, 1 modern—as free MP3 downloads, usually available worldwide (some titles are subject to geo-restrictions, and you can see the… 229 more words

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Book Review: The Hour of Land

With great power comes great responsibility. ~ Stan Lee (and many other sources; choose your favorite).

Maybe the best way for you to experience this book is if a radioactive spider, filled with the knowledge of it, were to crawl out of a port on the device in your hands and bite you, bestowing on you the full experience of…

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Beauty and the Beast (2017) / Deepwater Horizon (2016) / Lady Macbeth (2017)

DEEPWATER HORIZON – Ignore icky foreshadowing devices (there were a lot). Setup becomes more effective in dialogue. Terrific build-up. Once it hits its centerpiece, it’s exhilarating. 100 more words

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30 Years after Exxon Valdez, 9 Years after Deepwater Horizon: What We Found

Thirty years ago this month, the Exxon Valdez oil tanker hit a reef and spilled millions of gallons of crude oil into Prince William Sound, Alaska. 477 more words

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