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The Plainsrunner – Chapter 44

They pass the halfway point to L1 and begin decelerating. Tallgrass talks to his mom and gets news from home. They get a better view of the thing at L1, and it’s huge. Given what they see, they have to … Continue reading

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The Plainsrunner – Chapters 42 & 43

Tallgrass reflects on everything that has happened. Blunt plays a joke on Tallgrass. They prepare to reverse Emissary and begin decelerating. Blunt apologizes to Tallgrass. Download at OliverOnline. rjb

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Altruism’s Surprisingly Strong Health Impact

As covered in my earlier post on Green Comet, Pronoid, altruism is good for you. This article in Scientific American adds to the evidence. While pronoia promotes the survival of individuals, groups and species, this article concentrates on the health … Continue reading

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The Plainsrunner – Chapters 40 & 41

They give their vessel a name and set out for L1, and the mysterious object there. They lose contact with Mission Control, and Tallgrass fears for Seagrass’s safety again. As always, visit OliverOnline for the download. rjb

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The Plainsrunner – Chapter 39

The Plainsrunner – Chapter 39 Tallgrass and his crewmates are launched into orbit, where they dock with the space station. They observe the ongoing construction of the incomplete second vessel, then they get their first look at their vessel, complete … Continue reading

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The Plainsrunner – Chapters 37 & 38

Facts emerge after the devastating attack. They reply to the message from Sunward. Tallgrass visits Seagrass in hospital. A new member joins the team. They get their orders. Download at OliverOnline. rjb

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The Internet is making us stupid – TechnoLlama

Andres at TechnoLlama has written a blog post that explains how the internet is making us stupid, and it’s not just because we spend too much time on it. I’ll put a few quotes from his article here, and then … Continue reading

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The Plainsrunner – Chapters 35 & 36

This is the beginning of Part Four – Space They receive a message from space, proving the legends are true. Tallgrass suffers a great tragedy. The project is in danger. Visit OliverOnline to download the chapters. rjb

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The Plainsrunner – Chapters 33 & 34

Fanatics threaten the project. Sage worries about Tallgrass’s safety. Trueway makes Tallgrass and Seagrass an offer. Sage comes for a visit. Tallgrass has a decision to make. This marks the end of Part Three – Tallgrass. Download at OliverOnline. rjb

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Alexandria Project in Audio

Review – The Alexandria Project Audiobook – Andrew Updegrove Available at Amazon and Audible. Announcement on author’s site. I have three previous posts about Andrew Updegrove here on Green Comet. The first is about “egregious nonsense regarding ebook standards,” referencing … Continue reading

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