Wednesday, 9 December 2015

We Asked The Head Of NASA 23 Of Your Questions About Warp Travel, Aliens, And More

Aurora Springer
Aurora Springer says “We Asked The Head Of NASA 23 Of Your Questions About Warp Travel, Aliens, And More”
www.iflscience.com — Two weeks ago, we asked you on Facebook to submit questions for our exclusive interview with NASA Administrator Charles Bolden. You can read our own grilling of the NASA chief in Part 1 of our two-part video, but here we present his answers to a selection of the thousands of questions you supplied.

i have opinions too on Twitter

L.A. Wilson
L.A. Wilson says “And created smallpox. Humans destroy smallpox. Could stop all pain and suffering but doesn't. Doesn't exist.”
twitter.com — “#ExplainGodIn4Words Could have eradicated smallpox (bonus: but didn't)”

14 Must-Do Social Media Tips For Authors – Updated

Jule Owen
Jule Owen says “14 Must-Do Social Media Tips For Authors – Updated”
services4authors.com — 1. Each platform is different. Facebook is a great relationship and website-hits builder. Twitter reaches new readers if you follow people regularly. Instagram and Pinterest are good for brand building. Goodreads can build community, if you have time to invest in it. 2. Use…

Engineers build biologically powered chip

Jule Owen
Jule Owen says “Engineers build biologically powered chip ”
phys.org — Columbia Engineering researchers have, for the first time, harnessed the molecular machinery of living systems to power an integrated circuit from adenosine triphosphate (ATP), the energy currency of life. They achieved this by integrating a conventional solid-state complementary metal-oxide-semiconductor (CMOS) integrated circuit with an artificial lipid bilayer membrane containing ATP-powered ion pumps, opening the door to creating entirely new artificial systems that contain both biological a…

Being in the Top 100 on Amazon

Aurora Springer
Aurora Springer says “Being in the Top 100 on Amazon via @LisaMorrowBooks
lisamorrowbooks.wordpress.com — The Sea Goddess has been in the top 100 in two categories on Amazon for the past couple of weeks (actually the top 50 in one of them). This has felt so incredibly amazing, because I’m actually seei...

Author Interview: Mary Smith

Aurora Springer
Aurora Springer says “Author Interview: Mary Smith”
literative.com — Believe it or not, some of us writers aren't entirely all about our own writing. People like Mary Smith, with hearts of gold, use their skills to help others see the greater good. Smith, having…

The Self-Publisher’s Dashboard of Gratitude

Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson says “The Self-Publisher’s Dashboard of Gratitude: Ode to the Reader Twas the night before I uploaded to KDP and all...”
Ode to the Reader Twas the night before I uploaded to KDP and all through the house, Not a creature was stirring as my hand hovered over my mouse. My mas

From Non-Fiction to Fiction Writing!

Aditi Chopra
Aditi Chopra says “From Non-Fiction to Fiction Writing! ”
The journey from a non-fiction writer to a fiction writer is not easy. For one, it doesn’t come naturally and there is a lot of hard work involved. Some of the books that I have fo…

Birth of a Lion by Charles Williams

Alex Hansen
Alex Hansen says “Birth of a Lion by Charles Williams: solid fantasy storytelling to set up a promising series.”
Here's an interesting little story that I can't bring myself to dislike.  Birth of a Lion is a pretty simple tale of a young warrior entering a brutal gladiator-style tou…