Awake in the Night Land


From the staggeringly talented John C. Wright - an epic collection of four of John C. Wright’s brilliant forays into the dark fantasy world of William Hope Hodgson’s 1912 novel, The Night Land.


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Shock News: H-1Bs Aren't Paid Much at All

It's like when the supply goes up, the price goes down or something.

Greeks Descended from Mycenaeans After All

And the Mycenaeans are related to the Minoans. Myth ain't so mythical.

Profile of Stripe Co-Founders

Seven lines of code to a 9 billion dollar valuation

Hacked Amazon Echo Surveillance

Of course, Amazon doesn't need to hack it to do this

Fact Checking Snopes

I immediately doubt anyone with a GoFundMe campaign. Visit my Patreon!

Top Ten Most Obvious Hacks

via Borepatch. If you aren't into security, this will help you out.

Warm is stable – Cold is change

Vostok ice cores show great stability in the Pliocene. Interesting.

Dense Metal 3D Printing

100x faster, 20x lower cost, ease of use - would change a few things

Bitcoin Hard Fork

They couldn't work it out - though bitcoin holders will get the new $

Brown Dwarf Stars Explained

There's still debate, but these are likely much more common than stars

All-Optical Quantum Logic

Interesting 'splainer on optical quantum computing.


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