Thursday Round-up

Science/Space
High Definition Video of the ISS from the Space Shuttle
NASA Solarsail Lost in Space
Saturn Stripped Icy Moon to Create Rings
Forests May be Detectable on Extrasolar Planets
First Exoplanet System Imaged
Voyager 1 has Outdistanced Solar Wind
Top 14 Astronomy Pictures of 2010
First Evidence of Other Universes Found (!!)
Possible Ice Volcano on Titan
String Theory Fails First Experimental Test
Making Babies in Space Harder Than It Sounds

Scifi/Fantasy
The Future isn’t Dead.  We Simply Overtook it.
Where to Find Scifi/Fantasy Authors on Twitter
Interview with Holly Black (via YA Fantasy Guide)
Giveaway for Wild Cards Vol I
Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of 2010
Review of Mary Brennan’s A Star Shall Fall

Misc Books
10 Most Difficult Books to Write
Kids Books Jump Off the Page

Writing
Patricia Wrede Muses on Openings
Holiday Giveaway at Guide to Literary Agents 
What Can Be Learned from Indie Musicians and Music Blogs
Three One-liners to Write By

Randomness
Wikipedia article of the USS Constitution (still in the service of the USA 213 years after her initial launch)
Wikipedia article on the Mary Celeste (I’m not sure what my obsession with sailing ships is this week…)
Mid-20th Century Video about the Future of Highways (where’s my hovercar?)

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2 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by idunno on 2010/12/18 at 9:41 PM

    Other universes! Awesome! If I grow a goatee in this one, does that mean my double shaves his off in his universe?

    Reply

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