By Wendy and Richard Pini at 7:00 am Mon, Oct 22, 2012
Published 7:00 am Mon, Oct 22, 2012
About the AuthorConceived in the heat of creativity early 1977. Born in the throes of Ypsilantean adversity on February 28, 1978. Entering that long golden afternoon even now.
In 1944, fully a year before the first successful nuclear test, Astounding Science Fiction magazine published a remarkably detailed description of an atomic bomb in a story called Deadline. The story, by the otherwise undistinguished author Cleve Cartmill, sent military intelligence racing to discover the source of his information — and his motives for publishing it.
Mark Frauenfelder returns from vacation with a substantially-enlarged collection of tiki photographs.