Blog headline of the week: Bernard Madoff Sentenced; Books To Come
C. Max rounds up the releases we can look forward to the rest of the year, calling it an “epic year for books.”
The book world’s version of Alien v. Predator?
The guide to international SF continues at SF Signal.
This could explain a lot: “An imaging study of Chinese and Caucasian people has found that their brains respond less strongly to the pain of strangers whose ethnicity is different when compared with strangers of their own race.”
You just knew Michael Jackson’s death couldn’t be immune from this.
Regardless, for your Fourth of July viewing pleasure, Mount Rushmore is the Astronomy Picture of the Day.
…rightful liberty is unobstructed action according to our will within limits drawn around us by the equal rights of others..
Thomas Jefferson, April 4, 1819