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Entries from March 2012

Britain’s Own Spaceplane

March 23rd, 2012 · Comments Off on Britain’s Own Spaceplane

Local SF author, Rosie Oliver, has alerted us to an interesting talk that will take place in Filton next Wednesday evening (March 28th, 19:00). Skylon is a British-based project to create a fully reuseable spaceplane intended for ferrying payloads to orbit. The talk will outline the project, and discuss some of the technical challenges that […]

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South West Model & Hobby Show

March 15th, 2012 · Comments Off on South West Model & Hobby Show

This event is taking place at the Bath & West Showground, Shepton Mallet over the weekend Saturday, 31st March and Sunday, 1st April. There’s lots of cool stuff going on. The publicity material they sent us mentions: over 200 trade and club stands, breathtaking indoor and outdoor flying displays, remote control car racing, model boat […]

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Happy New Book Day, Juliet!

March 1st, 2012 · Comments Off on Happy New Book Day, Juliet!

Our good friend Juliet E. McKenna has a new book out. Darkening Skies is the second volume in the Hadrumal Crisis series. Juliet talks about the book on her blog, and you can read the opening chapter at the Solaris website.

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