Monthly Archives: October 2018

Midnight Riot

Midnight Riot, by Ben Aaronovitch Well, it’s just been *forever* since I read this book. However, since finishing it, I’ve been practicing my procrastination skills to great effect and so here I am, months later, trying to turn back time … Continue reading

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Come From Away, the book

Channel of Peace: Stranded in Gander on 9/11 by Kevin Tuerff Not enough people know the story of the people of Gander, Newfoundland and their generosity of spirit in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, when 38 international airplanes … Continue reading

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Fermium, fermions and the Fermi Paradox

The Pope of Physics; Enrico Fermi and the Birth of the Atomic Age, by Gino Segre and Bettina Hoerlin The title of this book pretty much sums it up. It is the story of the life of famed Italian physicist … Continue reading

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