One of the things I love most about science is the way that new information makes pig’s breakfasts of old ideas. Example: new information about the volcanoes on Jupiter’s moon Io. Apparently, given the way heat is distributed on the planet, they’re not where our models say they ought to be. http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1 Neat.
As we approach the release date of my epoch shatteringly wonderful novel, Dismantle the Sun, I will unfortunately be doing a good deal more shilling, frequently hooking it onto some barely connectable news peg, e.g. “Did you hear about that volcano eruption in the South Pacific? So many dead. Tragic. Speaking of hot, my new novel…”… Continue reading Morning Shill