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  Thursday's WednesdayBookClub - io9
Thursday's WednesdayBookClubio9I downloaded Stanislaw Lem's short novel The Futurological Congress and read about half of it. It feels surprisingly contemporary. There was a recent movie version, but I suspect it was pretty loose. Also picked up Larry Niven's N-Space on a whim ...
Posted on 17 December 2014 | 9:47 pm
  'Book of Strange New Things' exudes
'Book of Strange New Things' exudes considerable charmPost-BulletinI would almost like to say, "Read this book," and leave it with that. Because its charms, and they are considerable, are so tied with discovering what the heck is going on. That challenges a reviewer, because almost anything I tell you will spoil a ...
Posted on 15 December 2014 | 7:45 am
  The year in reviews: Five books that stood
The year in reviews: Five books that stood out in 2014Physics TodayAnd Adler “brings some incredible concepts to life in his discussion of building artificial worlds, such as the one in Larry Niven's classic [novel] Ringworld, about an enormous ring-like structure surrounding a star.” A physics professor at St. Mary's ...
Posted on 12 December 2014 | 8:07 am
  Book Review: “The Art of Space: The
Book Review: “The Art of Space: The History of Space Art, From the Earliest ...The Planetary Society (blog)Some, like a reference to the famous science fiction author, David Niven (was the great actor Larry's brother?) are entertaining. More irritating is the lack of dates for many works. But the real story here is in the art, and it is magnificent. All ...
Posted on 11 December 2014 | 8:24 am
  Security Armchair Quarterbacks: Go Away -
InformationWeekSecurity Armchair Quarterbacks: Go AwayInformationWeekScience fiction author Larry Niven predicted that the invention of teleportation would cause a huge spike in crime, because criminals could prey on a much larger pool of victims from afar. The global Internet proves Niven right in the abstract, as ...
Posted on 9 December 2014 | 8:55 am
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  Great holiday gift ideas for College Fixers
Fallen Angels by Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle and Michael Flynn. First-rate (and fun) glimpse at what could happen if global warming climate change fanatics ever got real power.
Posted on 19 December 2014 | 9:22 pm
  Webcomic Alert: Stjepan Sejic does Superman
As long as there have been comics, there have been people imagining what happens when Superman and Lois Lane have sex. Larry Niven’s “Man of Steel, Woman of Kleenex” set the standard, with a sobering, scientific look at Kal-El’s supersonic baby ...
Posted on 11 November 2014 | 4:00 pm
  Brad Torgersen Collaborates with Larry Niven
Brad Torgersen has had a very successful career since winning the L. Ron Hubbard Writers of the Future contest back in 2010 with his story, "Exanastasis" with thirty plus stories being published in the speculative fiction galaxy. The contest is also where ...
Posted on 3 September 2014 | 8:23 pm
  Brad Torgersen Collaborates with Writers of
Brad Torgersen has had a very successful career since winning the L. Ron Hubbard Writers of the Future contest back in 2010 with his story, "Exanastasis" with thirty plus stories being published in the speculative fiction galaxy. The contest is also where ...
Posted on 3 September 2014 | 10:35 am
  'Ringworld' miniseries in the works at Syfy
Two classic sci-fi novels are in the works at Syfy. The network is developing miniseries projects based on Larry Niven’s Ringworld and Arthur C. Clarke’s Childhood’s End. For Ringworld fans, this news might cause some deja vu. Syfy previously ...
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 3:17 am
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  mierceliomier: THE INTEGRAL TREES ~ LARRY
mierceliomier: THE INTEGRAL TREES ~ LARRY NIVEN ~ SERIES #1 ~ COVER ART MICHAEL WHELAN ~ PB http://t.co/9yQQAVyMjj http://t.co/Ur1jHzvmXX
Posted on 20 December 2014 | 5:56 pm
  temocozitim: Larry Niven~ The Unexpected
temocozitim: Larry Niven~ The Unexpected always comes at the most awkward times.
Posted on 20 December 2014 | 5:56 pm
  poodalmacio: Saturn's Race by Larry Niven,
poodalmacio: Saturn's Race by Larry Niven, Steve Barnes and Steven Barnes (2000,... http://t.co/FGS5H1GKBf http://t.co/embf5mHBjD
Posted on 20 December 2014 | 5:56 pm
  kristenrapp: @eugeneverb i haven't seen them
kristenrapp: @eugeneverb i haven't seen them all yet but yeah, they're pretty bad (except the Larry Niven ^#e, which is my favorite).
Posted on 20 December 2014 | 5:56 pm
  xobamykogog: Larry Niven~ The Unexpected
xobamykogog: Larry Niven~ The Unexpected always comes at the most awkward times.
Posted on 20 December 2014 | 5:56 pm
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  Open Question: Larry Niven Known Space
Hi. I am beginning the known space series by larry niven. Im about to start neutron star. What is the best order for the rest? I have seen so many list that conflict with each other. I want to read everything and i don't want to jump from book to book reading a story here and there. Can someone provide me with a detailed list and your thoughts about reading the series in that order?
Posted on 8 October 2014 | 7:37 am
  Resolved Question: Lin Carter or Larry
Which author do you prefer more as an author and why?
Posted on 11 April 2013 | 4:32 pm
  Resolved Question: Has anyone else here read
Just out of curiousity. I enjoyed the book, and wondered if anyone else had too. If not, I highly reccomend it.
Posted on 15 April 2012 | 8:04 pm
  Resolved Question: What page is this quote,
Here's the quote: Boredom is my worst enemy. It's killed a lot of my friends, but it won't get me. When I get bored, I go risk my life somewhere. LARRY NIVEN, Ringworld Even if you don't know the exact page number, if you could just tell me what section of the book it is in would be extremely helpful. Thanks!
Posted on 7 March 2012 | 7:13 am
  Resolved Question: Did Bungie have legal
Posted on 6 August 2011 | 11:28 pm
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