Danger in the Cosmos

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So here’s the annual kraken, this time celebrating the site’s fifth birthday.

Obviously this marks a break from previous birthday kraken illustrations, which usually depict actual birthday shenanigans, but who knows—maybe invading desolate moonscapes is a cephalopod space-birthday tradition in its own right.

A Timeslingers Comic

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So J Sherer and I just launched a new comics section at Timeslingers.com, and the above is just the first of this new breed of stories. There will be more to follow sooner or later, depending on how much time we have to spare between putting the first season’s ebook together and getting ready for season two.

But in the meantime, feel free to marinate in the lessons learned from this cautionary tale of time travel and avian lasers.