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Nov
25
Decline and Fall Annex: Kosher Torture

Decline and Fall Annex: Kosher Torture

Disney's Andor has a lot to say about imperial rule — and the difficulties of overthrowing it.
19 min read
Nov
10
I Met A Traveler From An Online Land

I Met A Traveler From An Online Land

What do lost cities and the modern internet have in common?
17 min read
Oct
31
Halloween Heat Death Spooktacular

Halloween Heat Death Spooktacular

We were working in the lab, late one night, when our eyes beheld an eerie sight
16 min read
Sep
23
Orc is Man To Orc

Orc is Man To Orc

What does it take to create an entire race of enemies?
18 min read
Aug
15
The War on Invasive Species Is Making Things Worse: An Interview With Erick Lundgren

The War on Invasive Species Is Making Things Worse: An Interview With Erick Lundgren

On feral ecologies, the failures of invasion biology, and the blurred lines between introduced and native species
30 min read
Jul
08
How Manners Can Save Us

How Manners Can Save Us

10 min read
Jun
09
The Problem We All Live With

The Problem We All Live With

A beloved YA series leads to musings on the nature of child sacrifice.
8 min read
Apr
21
The Future of Dinosaurs: An Interview With Dr. David Hone

The Future of Dinosaurs: An Interview With Dr. David Hone

Dinosaur documentaries and an interview on the futures — knowable and unknowable — of dinosaur paleontology
16 min read
Apr
01
Decline And Fall Free: The Fall of Padme Amidala

Decline And Fall Free: The Fall of Padme Amidala

Naboo's senator for peace failed long before she picked up a gun
9 min read
Apr
01
Decline And Fall: The Clone Crisis

Decline And Fall: The Clone Crisis

33 min read