Consciousness is an illusion and we're all doomed! We review and discuss "Blindsight" by Peter Watts. Also featuring Stephen describing neurological problems with a strange eagerness, and repetitive chanting of "neurogeek".
Interview with Matt Ruff, author of "Lovecraft Country".
We review and discuss "Lovecraft Country" by Matt Ruff.
We review, discuss, and try to recover emotionally from "The Handmaid's Tale" by Margaret Atwood.
We review and discuss "Dark Matter" by Blake Crouch.
We review and discuss "The Space Merchants" by Frederik Pohl and Cyril M. Kornbluth.
We review "Agent to the Stars" by John Scalzi.
We review and discuss "Seveneves, a Novel" by Neal Stephenson.
We review, try to remember, and discuss "Planet of Adventure" by Jack Vance.
We discuss our (then-upcoming) votes on the 2016 Hugo awards.
We discuss "Ancillary Justice" by Ann Leckie.
Despite failing memories, we attempt to discuss "The Fifth Season" by N. K. Jemisin.
We review "A Darker Shade of Magic" by Victoria Schwab.
Barry, Kevin, and Stephen discuss "The Cinder Spires: the Aeronaut's Windlass" by Jim Butcher.