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  Microsoft Releases Free Sci-Fi Anthology -
Microsoft Releases Free Sci-Fi AnthologyGood E-Reader (blog)Nine award-winning sci-fi authors – Elizabeth Bear, Greg Bear, David Brin, Nancy Kress, Ann Leckie, Jack McDevitt, Seanan McGuire and Robert J. Sawyer – and graphic novelist Blue Delliquanti were given access to people and resources at Microsoft ...
Posted on 26 November 2015 | 1:47 pm
  A Happy Vat-Grown Thanksgiving! -
ENGINEERING.comA Happy Vat-Grown Thanksgiving!ENGINEERING.comJust over four decades after that, the world's first lab-grown hamburger was eaten in August 2013. It cost $325,000, which was donated by Google co-founder Sergey Brin. Using bovine stem cells, researchers managed to grow strips of cow muscle for meat.
Posted on 25 November 2015 | 9:00 pm
  After Paris, can we be both safe and free? -
Institute for Ethics and Emerging TechnologiesAfter Paris, can we be both safe and free?Institute for Ethics and Emerging TechnologiesDavid Brin Ph.D. is a scientist and best-selling author whose future-oriented novels include Earth, The Postman, and Hugo Award winners Startide Rising and The Uplift War. David's newest novel - Existence - is now available, published by Tor Books." ...
Posted on 25 November 2015 | 9:10 am
  Devils' Patrik Elias ready to play; will it
NJ.comDevils' Patrik Elias ready to play; will it be vs. Columbus Blue Jackets?NJ.comAll those things are important and that's what Patrik would brin to the table. We're looking forward to getting him in there for sure." ... Defenseman David Schlemko (lower body) did not practice and is doubtful. Tyler Kennedy is not ready after ...and more »
Posted on 24 November 2015 | 11:57 am
  Microsoft Commissions A Science Fiction
BustleMicrosoft Commissions A Science Fiction Anthology Based On Its Own Research.BustleIt will feature works by authors such as Elizabeth Bear, David Brin, and Robert J Sawyer. And it's available for free in ebook. "[Microsoft] research is a blueprint for the future of technology," Microsoft said in a press release. "So it's only natural ...
Posted on 23 November 2015 | 1:26 pm
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  In a cameras-everywhere culture, science
Science fiction writer David Brin calls it "a tsunami of lights" — a future where tiny cameras are everywhere, lighting up everything we do, and even predicting what we'll do next.
Posted on 11 April 2015 | 9:17 am
  CWA panel ponders ultimate question: Are we
At a public panel in Washington, D.C., this week, NASA's chief scientist, Ellen Stofan, said she believes we will have "definitive evidence" of life beyond Earth in the next 10 to 20 years.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 5:38 am
  Old Venus
There are many folks who pick up collections of stories on the run, with the expectation of escaping briefly into a fast read while someone else moves them from place to place --- I’ve been there, done that a lot.
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 8:24 pm
  Living In A Free-Lunch World - Market
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Posted on 30 March 2015 | 5:14 pm
  Gwynne Dyer: The risks of extraterrestrial
I like it because I hate the idea that the human race will never be able to go beyond this little planetary system.
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 4:52 pm
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  Out of this world: Chinese sci-fi author Liu
American scientist and author David Brin, whose novels have won several Hugo awards and nominations over the years, described Liu's writing as "vivid, imaginative and rooted in cutting-edge science". "Liu stands at the top tier of speculative-fiction ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 9:15 pm
  Out-of-this-World Auction At Worldcon
Auction items include Tuckerizations and critiques from SFWA authors like Greg Bear, David Brin, Cory Doctorow, Alaya Dawn Johnson (the first she’s ever done), Nancy Kress, Larry Niven, Mike Resnick, and John Scalzi; a voicemail recording by Mary ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 8:08 am
  Weekend Roundup: 70 Years After Its Defeat,
On the first anniversary of the Ferguson, Missouri riots over the police shooting of a young, unarmed black man, futurist David Brin suggests that, in addition to cops wearing body cameras, every inner-city youth should be armed with a hands-free camera ...
Posted on 14 August 2015 | 8:44 am
  Science fiction writer David Brin is pretty
In a Thursday post in the Institute for Ethics and Emerging Technology blog, scientist and science fiction writer David Brin opined that while there is money to be made in asteroid mining, the moon is not a profitable venue for such enterprises.
Posted on 29 May 2015 | 5:22 am
  Who Speaks for Earth? The Controversy over
David Brin, a space scientist, futurist consultant, and science fiction writer was a participant in the protocol discussion. He charged that “collegial discussion started falling apart” and “drastic alterations of earlier consensus agreements were ...
Posted on 19 February 2015 | 7:17 am
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  jmartindf: @AdamVolle David Brin’s KILN
jmartindf: @AdamVolle David Brin’s KILN PEOPLE involved pervasive, short-term, cl@*@ing. I’m not immediately aware of anything with @*@ly cl@*@es.
Posted on 27 November 2015 | 7:25 am
  Ed_Coburn3: Gaia spins on, silently
Ed_Coburn3: Gaia spins &*~, silently c&*~templating what it means to be born into a sarcastic universe. -- David Brin
Posted on 27 November 2015 | 7:25 am
  CEORealEstate: "We got our freedom, not by
CEORealEstate: "We got our freedom, not by cowering in shadows, but by aggressively, militantly & eagerly expanding citizens rights"- David Brin
Posted on 27 November 2015 | 7:25 am
  BigD723: On page 380 of 569 of Kiln People,
BigD723: *^! page 380 of 569 of Kiln People, by David Brin https://t.co/CNOa7Ix4kF
Posted on 27 November 2015 | 7:25 am
  gordonwells: @aliamjadrizvi as David Brin
gord@!!wells: @aliamjadrizvi as David Brin calls them: "the nerds in spangled cloaks that danced beside them" https://t.co/7HUpgFEqIc
Posted on 27 November 2015 | 7:25 am
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  Open Question: Books similar to "The
Hi all. I really love the arguments and warrants made by that book, however it is too outdated (1998) to use for the argument I want to make in Speech & Debate. He argues that government transparency is key to solving societal issues. Are there any similar and much newer publications I could seek out?
Posted on 20 June 2015 | 8:11 pm
  Open Question: Can anyone give me a summary
For the past month i've been trying to read this book for school and i keep getting lost in the ended side plots and characters so can someone give me a summary of the book and a quick rundown of the characters thanks!
Posted on 30 April 2014 | 4:11 pm
  Resolved Question: What are David Brin's
Based on his critiques for Star Wars and Fantasy, he seems to have a lot of liberal tendencies. I know that he vows for transparency and is against actions of Neo Cons and Plutocracies.
Posted on 7 April 2014 | 12:07 pm
  Resolved Question: What do you think about
Noted science fiction author David Brin wrote an essay about the distinction between skeptics and deniers. It's here: www.davidbrin.com/climatechange2.html . Any thoughts?
Posted on 1 December 2012 | 1:01 am
  Resolved Question: Several years ago, I read
... A Bruce Willis film from 2009? Am I watching an adaption of the book?
Posted on 23 May 2012 | 3:38 pm

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