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Arya’s new Game of Thrones Season 5 look

So a few days ago Entertainment Weekly got the scoop on Maisie Williams’ new Arya costume for Season 5 onwards! The coming season marks a change in Arya’s situation and as readers will know, more than a few changes! No longer on the run and on the road she’ll finally get a chance to get […]

Brave Men Die: free extract

Brave Men Die: free extract

PROLOGUE  In the early hours of the morning the township of Tarkinholm was quiet. A slight breeze blew along the coast and gently rippled the water in the bay. The members of the night watch stationed around the town chattered amongst themselves as their hard gazes regularly swept their surroundings with a keenness born of […]

Mind the Gap or can we stop the teleportation train now? Darius would like to get off.

Mind the Gap or can we stop the teleportation train now? Darius would like to get off.

Darius Ibrahim is not having a good week. He’s been threatened by a knife-wielding maniac on a London train, interrogated by a mysterious warrior woman beneath the city’s streets, pursued by a military death squad in Melbourne, had his new girlfriend kidnapped and held hostage in Prague, and been captured and taken to another world. […]

Christmas Carols

Christmas Carols

As long term readers will know, I always try to provide a light-hearted article for the December Science Page, and this year I found the perfect topic: singing mice.  If you ever watched the movie ‘Babe’, you will know that there was a Greek Chorus of charming mice. Imagine my surprise and delight when I […]