Steampunk Education, part 2

Continuing my prep for Steamcon, It’s time for round two in the furthering my steampunk education. I’m still blogging on the Indamixx – going to try recording an Antithesis episode later today to really put it through its paces — once I figure out how to get NFS working on …

Book Review: Playing For Keeps

I have to say, up front, that I’m not a big fan of superheroes. Occasionally, a stand-out will come along, like the new Batman Movies or the first X-men film, that will stop me in my tracks and make me cheer, but generally speaking, the whole notion just doesn’t appeal …

Aging and death: Desirable , necessary evils, or preventable dysfunctions?

As part of the research for one of the new books I’m working on, I’m coming up to speed on the state of the art in biotech, nanotech, gerontology, and bioethics. As such, I’ll be posting periodically links to speeches, lectures, and articles I find germane to the topic so …

The Future of Education is…?

No bullshit – if you have children – or if you suffered through school as a child – you should watch this video.

Got a Curious Mind?

I’ve recently done another episode of the Curious Minds podcast in my continuing effort to spread the subversive gospel of artsiness and open source. Come on over and take a listen as host Josh Gough and I talk about Photography, 3D graphics and Blender, filmmaking, and teaching oneself how to …