"Ideas that were soft at first but hardened when built." - Ceejay Writer - Secret Societies!
“I wondered why my flirting was taken as being polite and determined that I was obviously doing something wrong.” - Selena Anansi – Flirting!
Jedburgh Dagger: “In 1862 W.V. Adams patented the first modern style ratcheting handcuffs…” Tepic Harlequin: “Dang busybody…” - Peelers!
“May the Yuletide log slip from your fire and burn your house down.” - Professor Parx – Clausology!
“(And if New Babbage doesn't have, somewhere, an entrepreneur with a warehouse-sized building stuffed with large, steam-powered machines to take in and clean people's laundry, then by golly, it *should.*)” - Lisa Fargazer – Service!
Bookworm Hienrichs: I think we'll get started now. And please excuse me if I fall silent - I may freeze up while talking. Welcome to ...
Monday, April 4, 2011
Sunday, April 17 at 2 pm slt Babbage Palisade & Academy of Industry
http://slurl.com/secondlife/Babbage%20Palisade/254/60/106 and http://slurl.com/secondlife/Academy%20of%20Industry/2/56/106
In the realm of speculative fiction, to know where one is going, it's best to know where one is starting from. This is just as important to our stories here in the Steamlands as it is to the published books of our genre. Join Miss Bookworm Hienrichs for an overview of Victorian science, including the areas of physics, astronomy, and geology.
Why construct your latest invention using mere smoke and mirrors when you can, during the course of an enjoyable Salon, fill your toolbox with the innermost workings of actual SCIENCE!