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Non-Euclidean Æthercast #33 – International Hug A Shoggoth Day! Please Share!

| 7. Oktober 2015

Today is International Hug A Shoggoth Day! Why today? Well, I explain all this in the podcast. The International Hug A Shoggoth Day is for clearing up some of the misconceptions people still have about these titanic beings. These misconceptions are based mainly on their horrid form (horrid from our point of view) and the […]

Non-Euclidean Æthercast #32 – A very Cyberpunk interview with Matthew de Abaitua

| 31. August 2015

Today’s podcast follows the happy and unfortunately long neglected line of posts on this blog dealing with the publications of the Angry Robot Books. I have the pleasure of welcoming Matthew de Abaitua as my interview partner today, whose cyberpunk novel If Then will be published by Angry Robot Books on September 3rd. Please enjoy […]

Review: Rude Alchemy

| 24. April 2015

Already some time back, I was contacted by the gentleman Andy Wertner who humbly suggested his podcast and radio drama Rude Alchemy for my listening enjoyment and a possible review. I did in deed listen to it and will now give a review. This is another one of those difficult reviews where I desperately avoid […]

Minutes on the Edge: Quantum Biology

| 30. Januar 2013

Today marks the first episode of the mad science mini-podcast of the Traveler’s Steampunk Blog: Minutes on the Edge. This podcast will bring you short news from the cutting edge of science (but not the fringe) whenever I discover something I find intriguing. Today’s episode is about quantum biology, please enjoy! Further reading: http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2011/02/08/1012293108.abstract http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21150046 […]

Non-Euclidean Æthercast Episode 9: We can’t be everywhere

| 25. November 2012

Today is all about the fact that we as a scene and especially those of us who run the better known websites cannot be everywhere. Things will be overlooked, events will not be featured for the simple fact that people do not get around to doing a feature. There is no ill will involved, seriously. […]

The Non-Euclidean Æthercast: EuroSteamCon Part 1

| 1. Oktober 2012

This is part one of several more to come of the Non-Euclidean Æthercast dealing with the European Steampunk Convention. So much happened… So much more to tell, and I will highly likely forget something anyway.

The Non-Euclidean Æthercast Vol. 4: Augsburg Zombie Plug

| 23. Juli 2012

Be warned! Parts of this Æthercast are not safe for work and also not for the faint of heart, but it begins with a visit to a historic industrial site and some soothing if rather strange music. And these are these are the photos I was talking about in the podcast (at least some of […]

The Non-Euclidean Æthercast: Science is Great!

| 7. Juli 2012

This is a very special episode of the Non-Euclidean Æthercast, since it does not involve Steampunk at all but is all about how great science is. One happy rant! And here are some links to what I said in the podcast: Engineering and Evolution The Skeptic’s Guide to the Universe Skeptoid

Podcast: Interview with Pip Ballantine and Tee Morris

| 24. Juni 2012

Total Steampunk domination! Alex and Johanna of Clockworker.de and me have teamed up and bribed Pip and Tee of Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences fame to talk about their work, the Ministry and various things in general. We had a great time, we thank them so much for an awesome 90 minutes and this is what […]

Podcast: The Non-Euclidean Æthercast Vol. 2

| 4. Juni 2012

Here it is, the second installment of my podcast, the Non-Euclidean Æthercast: Nomad Dakini Design (Annika Lundkvist) Lust Plague by Cari Silverwood Iron Dominance by Cari Silverwood and the review.   And this is one of the photos taken during the photo shoot, this is actually me. I used this one because I do not […]