Mark Wisniewski

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Business Musings: Some Thoughts on the International Market

This morning, I found out through the magic of Facebook that four of my sf novellas, translated into Italian, are four of the five bestselling titles …

17 Fantastic Completed Webcomics to Binge-Read from Beginning to End

One of the risks in following a new webcomic is that the story might never end. You might end up with a comic that goes on for years only to have the …

A Century-Old Prosthesis So Advanced Even an Expert Thought It Was Fake

In our quest to rid the world of fun and joy, we've done a number of posts fact-checking viral images. Sometimes we'll come across an image that just …

The Best "Entry Level" Science Fiction Books to Convert Your Friends

A lot of the greatest science fiction and fantasy books are not for newbies. They can be daunting for new readers, because they assume you've already …

The 23 Most Perfect Foods In The Universe

We celebrate these heroes today because they refuse to conform. Because they Will Not cave to the pressure of social norms. Because they are just too special.<p><i>NOTE: Writer reserves the right to add to this list at any time because the internet uncovers perfect foods every day. We can never know</i> …

Where to Find Free Art Images & Books from Great Museums, and Free Books from University Presses

In recent years, many great art museums have decided to open up their collections, putting online huge troves of images that showcase the …

Words, Words, Words: On Toxicity and Abuse in Online Activism

Digital Shodan by Chris R (http://twitter.com/offby1)<i>To all new readers: I’ve written a follow up to this article.</i> <br>Not long ago my partner and I were …

Was "Ju-jitsu Girl" the first ever super-heroine?

In real life, Florence Gardiner (c. 1891-?) was a pioneering advocate of Asian martial arts as feminist self defense. Her theatrical and literary …

Why Marketers Fear The Female Geek

So, there is this story making the rounds where Paul Dini on a podcast explains why execs do not want female viewers for their super hero shows. …

A Round Up of Books Challenged or Banned in 2013 - The Hub

Banned and challenged books get a lot of press during Banned Books Week, but I think it’s important to discuss issues like censorship year round and …