The Page of Fu Manchu
A Few Notes on the Culture by Iain [M.] Banks summarizes his thoughts on the space-spanning utopia that features in most of his SF.
Here’s a cool list of resources for 3d rendering of landscapes. From that page, here’s another link, this one to a National Geographic list of maps and cartographic resources. And as we all know, maps are cool. You can never have enough of them.
Hey look, Rossi’s got Another Blog he’s writing on. How I envy him – not his words, but his word count.
I could post something about the nasty bickering that has apparently gone on in the forum of the ISFSF&F‘s forum, but I don’t really give a toss. Flame wars are stupid and drain your soul.