I started writing the first #SpaceTalkTuesday thread about planetary habitability, but quickly realized you all need some background on how we *find* planets first!
So sorry to everyone who voted for habitability, but we’re doing HOW TO FIND AN EXOPLANET 🔭 today!
I promise this will make the habitability thread next week make even more sense (1/)
🧬Time for some #CatScience!🧬
Siamese #Cats are born white and gain their colour through their life!
It’s based on.. wait for it TEMPERATURE 🥶 ❄️
Siamese cats are temperature dependent albinos! A.K.A a live kitty heat map!
A thread featuring my cats🧵 👇🏽
Oh, yes please.
Christopher Walken to Play Emperor Shaddam IV in ‘Dune: Part Two’ – The Hollywood Reporter
I'm at that stage where I'm fully in love with my work in progress, discovering the world and people I'm writing about.
And fully aware of the inevitable disillusionment that will set in at some point 😉.
BREAKING from the World Meteorological Organization @WMO@twitter.com: There is now a 50% probability that at least one of the next 5 years will temporarily reach the Paris Agreement threshold of 1.5°C. In 2015 this chance was estimated to be zero.Our house is truly on fire. #ClimateEmergency
technocratic elitism, military-industrial complex
It’s one of those irregular nouns.
She is a technocratic elitist, you are a sophisticated thought leader, we are changing the world for the better, I am the last great free-thinking moral philosopher.
That makes FOUR Scottish Doctors now... we're coming for the record, England. 🏴👽⌛️ #DoctorWho
‘Enforced childbirth is slavery’: Margaret Atwood on the right to abortion
Today is #BandcampFriday, the day when music fans' inboxes fill up...
I buy a lot on Bandcamp. You can find my collection here: https://bandcamp.com/raven
My music is mostly on Bandcamp too.
Solo (cello, looping, laptop stuff): https://raven.bandcamp.com/
Tangents (post-, many-genred, -tronic, released by Temporary Residence Ltd): https://tangents.bandcamp.com/
FourPlay String Quartet (perhaps at this stage venerable? Non-classical. Next release will be a full album with Neil Gaiman Himself): https://shop.fourplay.com.au/
Memory Drawings (hammered dulcimer-led postrock that I've accidentally become a member of): https://memorydrawings.bandcamp.com/
There'd be more but that'll do?
Speculative fiction author of Horizon: an SF thriller out now from HarperVoyager Impulse, editor of Dimension6 and publisher with coeur de lion publishing
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