Analog chic

I went along to see Sebastiao Salgado’s Genesis exhibition at the Natural History Museum on Friday evening. It’s a wonderful and slightly overwhelming set of over 200 photographs of wildernesses around the world, from the antarctic to the wilds of western Russia and the Amazon to rural Africa. If you get a chance, I’d definitely […]

Blofeld the startup investor

I’ve been reading a lot of Charles Stross lately — particularly the Laundry series. He’s one of my favourite contemporary science fiction authors, partly because of the ambition of some of his more conceptual stuff but also because he’s very funny. The Jennifer Morgue is the second in the Laundry series of supernatural spy thrillers and (without […]