Physics professor and friend of Whatever Chad Orzel ran a fundraiser for science education a few weeks ago and promised if certain financial goals were met that he would re-enact the quantum physics debate between Albert Einstein and… Read More
Note my Technorati Authority ranking today: I’m not trying to use my Internet presence for evil. It just happens. Also, unrelated: This is the 5,000th Whatever post on the site, according to my WordPress backend counter. There have… Read More
Now that we’re here in December, I thought it would be a lovely time for me to share with you some of my thoughts on the people, things and events that have made the last ten years so… Read More
A friend of mine drew my attention to the following link on the Locus magazine Web site sidebar: Black Matrix Publishing seeks submissions for four new magazines “in the spirit of the pulp magazines of the last century”… Read More
How to make a Bloody Scalzi. Yes, it’s a drink, and fittingly of the non-alcoholic variety. I’ll have to try one of these myself.
Some of you might remember that last year, fantasy writer Patrick Rothfuss ran a little charity drive on his Web site to support Heifer International, a charity that helps the poor in developing countries by providing them livestock…. Read More