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Book Review: <i>Seveneves</i> by Neal Stephenson

Book Review: Seveneves by Neal Stephenson

In a sense, it is the perfect speculative fiction novel, even as it pays unspoken homage to a similarly-themed book by very different authors from thirty-eight years ago.

Lac-Mégantic Rail Disaster: Edward Burkhardt is a bit of a Jerk

There was a tragic derailment in the Québec town of Lac-Mégantic this weekend. At about 1:00 AM Saturday mordning, a runaway train went off the tracks in the town’s downtown, causing multiple explosions and several fires. At the time of writing this, 15 people have been pronounced dead and approximately 37 people are missing. Thirty…