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Enjoy Free Music Inspired by Andy Weir’s ‘The Martian’


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!
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Life on Mars? Check Out Three Great Martian Reads


Life on Mars? Check Out Three Great Martian Reads

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 [...]

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Top 10 2015 Movies I Want Now


2015 has just begun and there are some geeky fantastic movies coming out!

Here are the top ten movies I want to watch right now! Do they match up to yours?

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Ridley Scott Sends ‘The Martian’ Script and Doodle Into Space


Ridley Scott Sends ‘The Martian’ Script and Doodle Into Space

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 [...]

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Gifts For the Geek |Day 18: THE MARTIAN


Books are great gifts!

And for science fiction, it doesn’t get much better than The Martian by Andy Weir! A perfect gift for that bookie in your life!

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Interview: Author Andy Weir Talks THE MARTIAN Movie


weir-martianThe Martian by bestselling author Andy Weir is being adapted to the silver screen by Ridley Scott and Matt Damon!

Here is an interview with Andy about that entire process. Enjoy!

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A-List Cast for Movie Based on Andy Weir’s ‘The Martian’


A-List Cast for Movie Based on Andy Weir’s ‘The Martian’

We’re big fans of Andy Weir’s science fiction survival tale, The Martian, and have been eagerly following all of the news surrounding the development of the movie.
Today, the folks making the film released a list of actors currently attached to the project, and it is A-list all the way: Matt Damon will star in the [...]

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An Interview with Andy Weir, Author of ‘The Martian’


An Interview with Andy Weir, Author of ‘The Martian’

I didn’t get to spend much time with Andy Weir, author of the science fiction masterpiece The Martin, when we were both at San Diego Comic Con, so I resolved to make it up with this Skype interview We spoke about when (or if) science can ever get in the way of a good science [...]

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‘The Martian’ Superfan Maps Character’s Journey Across Planet


‘The Martian’ Superfan Maps Character’s Journey Across Planet

Australian software developer Tom Horn really, really loved Andy Weir’s The Martian. (So would you! Read it!) He loved it so much that he mapped out  main character Mark Watney’s journey across Mars with real images of the Martian landscape. Check it out here!
Nice work, Tom!
More about The Martian:
Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became [...]

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Terry Brooks Reviews: The Martian by Andy Weir


weir-martianAuthor Terry Brooks reads a lot of books—both in the fantasy genre and without.

But every once in a while, he wants to share an extraordinary find with others. He has done so with The Martian by Andy Weir. Make the jump to read Terry’s review!

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