H G Wells

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Name: H G Wells
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Newsmakers and links: Friday October 24, 2014

advertisementWindsor/Detroit's CKWW AM 580 readies for a great Halloween traditionPart trick, part treat: AM580 today unveiled plans to air one of the most infamous radio broadcasts of all time this coming Halloween night. The War of the Worlds is slated ... [Published Michiguide.com - 13 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Subsea Systems Integrity Conference

HG Wells Conference & Events Centre, WokingNov 18 2014 - | download iCalAs life of field technology is pushed further, we have to consider the aspect of managing the safety and integrity of systems. New projects look for innovative ways of managing these ... [Published Subsea World News - 14 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Steam, Love, and Time

Steampunk is a speculative fiction subgenre that extends back to the literary tradition of H.G. Wells, Jules Verne and Mary Shelley. An aesthetic and socispolitical movement, steampunk is most often associated with England’s Victorian and Edwardian eras—from ... [Published Kirkus Reviews - 15 hours ago]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

The 6 crazy insurance claims that insurers still paid out

Here are six weird, real-life stories where paying for insurance proved worthwhile.Insurance can come in handy if things start falling to piecesInsuring your home, business and expensive assets is a sensible way to protect the things you’ve worked hard ... [Published Make It Cheaper - Oct 24 2014]
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First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Plutocrat (The Ballad of Bruce Rauner)

What do you give a guy who owns nine homes, made $60 million last year and wants to be governor of Illinois?I decided to give him the gift of music.After all, a guy who loves Wrangler jeans and Carhartt coats as much as Bruce Rauner does would probably ... [Published Huffington Post - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 23 2014 - Updated Oct 23 2014 - 1 reports

Patience, tolerance, contentment, or simply blind

“The Country of the Blind”My decision to pick up the pen today isn’t intended to educate anybody on the short-story “The Country of the Blind” by H. G. Wells, although the original story happens to end with Nunez, the one-eyed central character, getting ... [Published Sangai Express - Oct 23 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Jeff Wayne meets heat ray

DescriptionMusician Jeff Wayne, composer of the classic album version of The War of the Worlds , encountering a real-life equivalent of a heat-ray generator during a tour of ESA’s technical heart.In the H.G. Wells tale of alien invasion, martians use ... [Published European Space Agency - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Huntley Community Radio 101.5 FM Halloween Bash

Open House at The Studio of Huntley Community Radio - 11419 Illinois 47 in HuntleyOctober 31, 2014 6:00-8:30 to help celebrate our launch6:00 - The Huntley Community Radio LIVE on 101.5 FM - you can watch the evening news as it is being broadcast6:30 ... [Published Huntley Patch - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

when H. G. Wells interviewed stalin

A 1935 piece by Malcolm Cowley at The New Republic: I doubt that any other interview of the last ten years was more dramatic, more interesting as a clear statement of two positions or, in a sense, more absurdly grotesque than H.G. Wells’s interview ... [Published 3quarksdaily - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 2 reports

Harvestman meets an eight-legged rival | Environment

I was grubbing up dandelions and bindweed in the brassica cage when I felt something brush against my hand. The creature’s oversized legs and loping gait gave it an alien appearance, reminding me of the towering Martian fighting-machines in HG Wells’s ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

H.G. Wells' Interview With Stalin Helped Change the Fundamental Principles of Liberalism

In 1934, on a trip to the Soviet Union to recruit new members for PEN (of which he was the president), H.G. Wells was given the opportunity to interview Josef Stalin. The interview, which was subsequently published in a special edition of The New Statesman ... [Published The New Republic Online - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

1914 Authors' Manifesto Defending Britain's Involvement in WWI, Signed by HG Wells and Arthur Conan Doyle

The Vault is  Slate 's history blog. Like us on  Facebook , follow us on Twitter  @slatevault , and find us on  Tumblr.  Find out more about what this space is all about  here .In September of 1914, as the armies of Europe were engaged in the Race to ... [Published Slate Magazine - Oct 20 2014]

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Family life: Butlins in the 50s, Sunday Girl by... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 6 hours ago]
Newsmakers and links: Friday October 24, 2014 [Published Michiguide.com - 13 hours ago]
Subsea Systems Integrity Conference [Published Subsea World News - 14 hours ago]
Steam, Love, and Time [Published Kirkus Reviews - 15 hours ago]
FCHS to broadcast War of the Worlds 2 minutes ago [Published Louisville Courier-Journal - 21 hours ago]
Enterprise M3 sets out roadmap for delivery of ... [Published Basingstoke Gazette - Oct 24 2014]
The 6 crazy insurance claims that insurers stil... [Published Make It Cheaper - Oct 24 2014]
Multi-million pound new Woking Hospice plans un... [Published Get Surrey - Oct 24 2014]
10 great hoaxes that shocked the world [Published Herald Sun - Oct 24 2014]
7 Unsung Space Innovators Who Boldly Went Where... [Published Huffington Post - Oct 23 2014]
Plutocrat (The Ballad of Bruce Rauner) [Published Huffington Post - Oct 23 2014]
Portmeirion [Published Spectator - Oct 23 2014]
Patience, tolerance, contentment, or simply blind [Published Sangai Express - Oct 23 2014]
HALLOWEEN EVENTS [Published The Villager - Oct 23 2014]
Alexandria-Arlington community events, Oct. 23-... [Published Washington Post - Oct 22 2014]
Sorry, Cat Haters, Science Isn't On Your Side [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - Oct 22 2014]
The 10 Most Influential Science Fiction Stories... [Published Pajamas Media - Oct 22 2014]
Profile: Philippe Malouin [Published IconEye.com - Oct 22 2014]
Jeff Wayne meets heat ray [Published European Space Agency - Oct 22 2014]
Possibilities of time travel and the amazing th... [Published Tripatlas.com - Oct 22 2014]
Huntley Community Radio 101.5 FM Halloween Bash [Published Huntley Patch - Oct 21 2014]
when H. G. Wells interviewed stalin [Published 3quarksdaily - Oct 21 2014]
Harvestman meets an eight-legged rival | Enviro... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 21 2014]
Harvestman meets an eight-legged rival [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 21 2014]
TV Diary quiz: Recognize these film remakes? [Published News Sentinel - Oct 21 2014]
H.G. Wells' Interview With Stalin Helped Change... [Published The New Republic Online - Oct 20 2014]
Lincoln-Way West Set to Lift the Curtain on Fal... [Published Frankfort Patch - Oct 20 2014]
Students From Cape May, Atlantic Counties to Pe... [Published Ocean City Patch - Oct 20 2014]
1914 Authors' Manifesto Defending Britain's Inv... [Published Slate Magazine - Oct 20 2014]
Steampunk salute to Victorian engineering durin... [Published York Press - Oct 20 2014]
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Sorry, Cat Haters, Science Isn't On Your Side [Published Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, ... - Oct 22 2014]
"Unfeeling" Cats Jetske via Flickr , CC BY 2.0 Some people just don't like cats. That's okay. Some people don't like pizza. Or dogs. Or Harry Potter. But some cat-haters aren't satisfied with not owning cats themselves. They need to drag the rest ...
when H. G. Wells interviewed stalin [Published 3quarksdaily - Oct 21 2014]
A 1935 piece by Malcolm Cowley at The New Republic: I doubt that any other interview of the last ten years was more dramatic, more interesting as a clear statement of two positions or, in a sense, more absurdly grotesque than H.G. Wells’s interview ...
Sometimes you have to step outside of the perso... [Published NEI SmartBrief - Oct 15 2014]
H.G. Wells, British author - More -  ...
SciFi Weekend: The Flash; Arrow; Gotham; Sleepy... [Published The Moderate Voice - Oct 13 2014]
The Flash was off to an excellent start last week. It looks like it will be a lighter version of Arrow but has started to set up an interesting back story. There’s the death of Barry’s mother in the past and the episode ended with a look into the ...
13 Spooky Stories to Keep You Up at Night [Published Mashable! - Oct 12 2014]
If you've ever felt the suspense of chanting "Bloody Mary" to your bathroom mirror in the dark, you know there are few things that can top the gripping fear of a face appearing. No time calls for more freakish thrills better than Halloween . ...
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