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  Sweet Merciful McGillicutty, Star-Lord's Sweet Merciful McGillicutty, Star-Lord's Origin Is Friggin' Weirdio9... abandoned Englehart's messianic storyline, and sought to remold the saga closer to the space operas of his youth, such as the juveniles of Robert Heinlein and Andre Norton, with echoes of Poul Anderson's Polesotechnic League and Larry Niven's Known ...and more »
Posted on 27 August 2014 | 2:04 am
  Girls Golf Preview: Class changes, but goals Girls Golf Preview: Class changes, but goals don't for Central ValleyTimesonline.comThere are some good schools in Class AAA,” Central Valley coach Larry Milosh. “We graduated two really good girls, but we have most ... Juniors Maya Niven and Emily Ursprung are the two top returning golfers. ... Seniors Summer Maine, Olivia Pigza ...
Posted on 22 August 2014 | 1:10 am
  The Mote in God's Eye - MaltaToday (blog) The Mote in God's EyeMaltaToday (blog)I trust that Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle will forgive me for stealing the title of their classic 1974 sci-fi masterpiece novel for this article. But there are some ingenious turns of phrase that are just too clever not to be used again. 'The Mote ...and more »
Posted on 21 August 2014 | 4:49 am
  California's new solar power plant is ExtremeTechCalifornia's new solar power plant is actually a death ray that's incinerating ...ExtremeTechWhat spans 1,600 hectares, cost $2.2 billion to build, and potentially fries hundreds of thousands of birds per year? The new BrightSource solar power plant in California's Mojave Dessert. The plant, which uses some 350,000 garage-door-sized mirrors to ...and more »
Posted on 20 August 2014 | 6:47 am
  Hollywood icon Lauren Bacall dead at age 89 New York TimesHollywood icon Lauren Bacall dead at age 89TBO.comActress Lauren Bacall speaks during an interview with talk show host Larry King on the CNN's “Larry King Live” in 2005. The actress died at age 89. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. This Jan. 23, 1993 file photo shows actress Lauren Bacall .... She organized late ...Lauren Bacall's legend more than just acting and Humphrey BogartLas Vegas Sunall 2,203 news articles »
Posted on 12 August 2014 | 6:24 pm


Larry Niven
  Sweet Merciful McGillicutty, Star-Lord'swith echoes of Poul Anderson's Polesotechnic League and Larry Niven's Known Space. For the first edition of the magazine, Marvel played up the connection with a cover blurb stating that the story was "in the tradition of Robert A. Heinlein"; unamused ...
Posted on 27 August 2014 | 9:21 am
  Arthur C. Clarke, Larry Niven Earn SyfyIf winter time feels a little bit like science-fiction utopia for fans, then you'll have to thank Syfy. The cable channel said it's working on two separate miniseries that will showcase two of the genre's biggest names in literature: Arthur C. Clarke and ...
Posted on 9 April 2013 | 10:00 am
  Russell Letson reviews Gregory Benford &A collaboration between Gregory Benford & Larry Niven is one of those dream-team arrangements that publishers and readers, um, dream about. But as anyone who has watched a supergroup rock concert during pledge week knows, such dreams are not always fulfilled.
Posted on 22 August 2012 | 11:30 am
  Lord of the Ringworld: In Praise of LarryYou know how it is with your literary heroes — you never want to stop crapping on about how great they are. (“Crapping on” is one of my wife’s expressions. She’s Australian, and at this point I no longer know which idioms are American or ...
Posted on 13 June 2012 | 8:43 am
  When Larry Niven reinvented the GreenLarry Niven is best known as author of Ringworld novels and creator of the Known Space universe — but did you know he also helped to reinvent the Green Lantern Corps and their masters, the Guardians? You might have seen Larry Niven's Green Lantern ...
Posted on 27 December 2010 | 8:00 am