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What do you do when you’re an author and you’ve made your dreams come true? If you’re Andy Weir, you just keep working. Just a week out from the release of Ridley Scott’s film adaptation of Weir’s blockbuster novel The Martian, I caught up with Andy to discuss his reaction to the film and to [...]Read More
Wow! Talk about “sciencing the sh*t” out of things: Gadgeteer and mad scientists extraordinaire Adam Savage (”Mythbusters” and “Tested”) interviews The Martian author Andy Weir on this episode of the “The Talking Room.” Adam and Andy cover all kinds of kinds of interesting ground here, both about the book and the the upcoming film. Give [...]Read More
You know those movie trailers that come along once in a great while that for whatever reason give you goosebumps? The kind that instantly makes you stoked to see the movie? Well, I’ve got one for you to check out: “The Martian”.
A science-fiction Robinson Crusoe tale, “The Martian” is the story of Mark Watney: an [...]
As you probably know, we’re pretty big fans of Andy Weir’s hard science fiction adventure novel The Martian. Apparently DJ EWI is, too. The band has recorded and released a free album of songs inspired by Weir’s books. Check it out on Bandcamp, and visit the band’s site here!
songs inspired by the martian by dj [...]
With NASA’s announcement that they hope to field a manned mission to Mars by 2030, and at least one private initiative to start a colony in the works, an eventual human presence on our red neighbor is looking like a growing probability. What will we find there? Intelligent life? No, probably not, but there’s certainly [...]Read More
It’s hard to believe that there was a time when I had never heard of Andy Weir. I had heard of The Martian, although several people told me about it. Well, not exactly. Most of them said some variation of “Just wait until you get to read The Martian. It’s… Wow. It’s good!” To say [...]Read More