Unusual book sculptures – Extraordinary book art.
An interview with Jacob Weisman – The publisher of Tachyon Publications discusses how it all started, his current list, and what’s next on the horizon.
The Great Flood of London – “How London survives the Greenland Meltdown, 2024-2046.”
Bookspot Central Picks Best of 2008 – Divided by genre and category.
Climate-proof the Bay Area – The Bay Conservation and Development Commission will host a $125,000 competition for architects, planners and engineers to “climate-proof” the San Francisco Bay Area.
Battle of Hoth in LEGO – More AT-AT action! “This epic recreation of The Empire Strikes Back’s Battle of Hoth is a glacial firmament of geeky obsession: it took four years, $3,000, 60,000 bricks and even comes with remote-controlled AT-ATs that rappel Snowtroopers.”
The Happiest Days of Our Lives audio now for sale – Wil Wheaton’s memoir is on sale “for just $19.72. ‘Why $19.72?’ You ask? Because that’s the year I was born, and since nobody else is the boss of me, I can do that sort of thing. ‘How long is it?’ You say? ‘That’s what she said!’ I reply. Then I tell you that it’s about three and a-half hours long, and we laugh and laugh before the episode ends with a hilarious freeze frame.”
Dharbin presents: Warren Ellis, King of the Internet – A morality play.