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Quatermass and The Pit

One of my favourite genres of literature is science fiction. Two of the classic science fiction authors at the start of the previous century were H. G. Wells, Edgar Rice Burroughs and Jules Verne. The golden era of science fiction … Continue reading

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Review of His Master’s Voice by Stanislaw Lem

  The book is an autobiographical tale by one of the mathematician-scientist who looks at a mysterious signal from the cosmos. The title is from the title given to the top secret project which tries to decipher this signal. The … Continue reading

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“What should I do now?” “I’m the prisoner,” the biologist said to him from her cot, facing the wall. “Why should I tell you anything?” “Because I’m trying to help you.” “Are you? Or are you just trying to help … Continue reading

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Review of Annihilation: the novel and the movie

 .               Somewhere on my feeds, I came to know about a movie named Annihilation starring Natalie Portman. The review was good, and it mentioned that the movie was based on a book of the same name … Continue reading

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