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Glasshouse by Charles Stross
by Charles Stross (Goodreads Author)
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This is the first hard Sci-Fi I've read recently. Stross has an amazing ability to conceive of entirely realistic gadgets that might exist in the near or distant future. Also has an interesting view of the effect of a transporter - esentially if you ...more
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Rainbows End by Vernor Vinge
Rainbows End
by Vernor Vinge
recommended for: hard core scifi fans only!
read in April, 2008
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I have enjoyed in my life reading Sci-fi, with Philip K Dick being amoung the strangest (movies Total Recall, Minority Report, Blade Runner, Scanner Darkly, and Paycheck being among the best of his works), but right up there have been the works of Ve ...more
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When the Rivers Run Dry by Fred Pearce
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An amazing and factual book about rivers and their role in feeding, providing energy, transport, commerce, and removing waste in our world. I have a much lower view of the "greenness" of hydro-electric power and Ethanol, and am convinced we need to a ...more
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