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Beam Me Up # 441 Stories from Juby + Scholes

Mar
16
David Scholes

David Scholes

 

 

 

 

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Wow, episode 441! Who knew?

This week I open with a foot tapping piece from Ingrid Michaelson called “Time Machine” and if it doesn’t get a foot tapping, your dead!

The first story for the day is from Michael Juby called Timothy’s Offensive Life.  A bit of a change up that you are sure to enjoy.

From the blog  Finally a representation of light’s dual states.  I do a couple of reviews.  First is “Earth to Echo”   The Dawn spacecraft has arrived at Ceres.

Second movie review is “Wolf Children” is so much better than Earth to Echo.

Wow, have you seen the new promo pic of Super Girl?

“New Generation” by David Scholes is the final story for the afternoon.  Hope you enjoy

 

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Beam Me Up # 439 Human Hunter – Scholes Mimsey con – read by Crystal Wizard

Feb
16
David Scholes

David Scholes

 

 

 

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Episode 439 up and at ya!

This week after music to get the ball rolling I start with the first  story of the afternoon – another story in the Human Hunter series by David Scholes.  This week “Clash at the British Facility”.

From the BMU blog wrfrbeameup.blogspot.com, I review The Maze Runner
which pretty much tells you all you need and I talk a bit about a new quantum paper that suggests that the Universe has always been here?!!!

And for the last story of the day is the conclusion of Mimsey were the

Borogroves.

Enjoy!

 

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Beam Me Up # 432 2br02b – Vonnegut + Sibyl – Walker

Nov
16

 

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My opening comments to Beam Me Up episode 432 drift off into a review
of The Xmen Days of Future Past The first story for the afternoon is a short strange tale by Deborah Walker called Sibyl.  A deceptively different “time travel” tale.

From the blog:  Meebles sends in an article about a “working” hoverboard.  ESA’s spacecraft comet landing of Rosetta’s landing craft.

Next, could AIs becoming a problem for humanity.

Jupiter’s great red spot is something much more complicated than once figured.

Our final tale is Kurt Vonnegut Jr’s 2br02b  a story about a perfect world that harbors one uncomfortable fact.

That’s it…Enjoy

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Beam Me Up # 431 Wizard’s Bane ch5 – CrystalWizard + Dark Inspectre # 30 – Kahn

Nov
09
Crystalwizard

Crystalwizard

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Episode 431

I open with are review of the science fiction movie Snow Piercer I also note that Chris Hadfield’s version of David Bowie’s Space

Oddity is back on YouTube thanks to the man himself!

First story of the weekend is Episode 30 of the Dark Inspectre Jason Kahn.

From the BMU log:

You can win a ride into space for free!  Most stars may not be in a home galaxy…  The ISS almost had a close encounter with some space trash.  How about an astronomy first?  The first ever pictures of a proto, planetary system.  And the universe may have started out of nothing?

Final Story  Wizard’s Bane ch5 pt1 by CrystalWizard

That’s it!  Enjoy

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Beam Me Up #430 Human Hunter – Scholes + Squeek Squeek – Juby

Nov
02
David Scholes

David Scholes

 

 

 

 

 

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Yep, it is episode 430 of Beam Me Up on a cold and decidedly winterish weekend in Maine.

After my opening comments I play one of the opening pieces of music for the animated series RWBY called This will be the Day by Jeff Williams featuring Casey Lee Williams.

I follow this music with part two of the series Squeak Squeak by Michael Juby.

From the BMU blog  I mention the Virgin Galactic space plane failure.
Jarad sends me a couple of links to two extremely well made short films ABE and the other is Blinky.  These two are so well made as to be big screen quality.   Or how about the TSA agent who confiscated a toy ray-gun belt buckle…   John Anealio has a new Halloween themed album out.

The last story for the week is David Scholes Human Hunter – The British facility.

That’s it for the weekend.  Enjoy!

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Beam Me Up # 425 The Final Question con. Asimov + The 2014 Darwin Awards!

Sep
29
Darwin_Evolve

Darwin_Evolve

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This week on Beam Me Up – episode 425 – after my opening comments, I play the first of two music selections. This week, Monochrome Kiss by SID. Interesting selection from the world of Anime.

Next up is an article that you could say I used as a model for this week’s program.  The article in question is the top six places of the Darwin award followed straight away by a fast piece of music from BECCA called appropriately enough “I’m Alive!” the closing theme to the anime series “Black Butler”.

On the blog front, Kallamus joins us for his review of the Marvel series Agents of Shield.  His next review Brick Mansion doesn’t miss a step and

Running out of time, I finish this weeks program with the final chapters to Isaac Asimov’s “The Final Question”

And that is Beam Me Up episode 425  I hope you enjoy the program

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Beam Me Up # 423 – Asimov, CrystalWizard,review of The Machine

Sep
15
Crystalwizard

Crystalwizard

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Here we go for another week – It’s episode 423 of Beam Me Up!

I open with Eat Dreams which is a remix of Eurythmics music and commercials audio.

Next is a milestone update for the rover Curiosity plus NASA’s next gen of heavy lift rocket that will ferry astronauts and cargo  anywhere from low Earth orbit to Mars or beyond.

The first story for the afternoon is The Last Question chapter 3 by Asimov.

From the BMU blog: First a review of the British SF movie “The Machine”

A look at the next Batmobile, the argument of can a person or country “own” asteroids or other heavenly bodies?  Can you brew in space? Did Nicaragua get slammed by a piece off low flying asteroid?

And chapter 3 of book one of CrystalWizard’s Wizard’s Bane is the final story for the afternoon.

Enjoy and thanks for listening!

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Beam Me Up #421 Asimov,phyland, Spiderman, New Horizon and more

Sep
01
Kevin J. Phyland

Kevin J. Phyland

 

 

 

 

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in episode 421 of Beam Me Up….

The first offering is the closing theme to the anime series “Wagnaria”

The first story is Kevin J. Phyland’s  “Famine”

From the first story to the Beam Me Up blog – I start with a brief  review of “The amazing Spiderman II”.  What does space smell like?

Astronomers studying the dust cloud surrounding the Milkyway’s core known as Sagittarius 2  have discovered even more complex smells.  New Horizon has set yet another milestone in its quest to do a fly by of Pluto in 2015. A college  student does another student a solid by designing and printing a much needed device.  That and more, from the blog.

Finally from Isaac Asimov, “The Final Question” part 1

Enjoy

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Beam Me Up # 419 Science, reviews + stories by Jason Kahn + David Scholes

Aug
19
Jason Kahn

Jason Kahn

 

 

 

 

 

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In my opening comments I talk about “Future Diary” an excellent anime series all so I can play the opening theme for same!

Next a review of “RIO pt2” in short, calling it a turd is doing it a favor.

I always like the week where I get to run another episode of IPS.

This week Episode 28 of In Plain Sight written and narrated by Jason Kahn, 28th months from the talented Mr. Kahn 2 and 1/3 years and he is still going strong.  I honestly hope he decides to compile these great stories into an ebook, that would be so great!

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has again spotted something on Titan of  scientific interest.  Plus some trivia on Titan.

It is no surprise that I really like the concept of 3d printers.  Now that they are becoming affordable and easy to operate, the are becoming much more prevalent, even NASA is taking up the reigns for the devices.

And catch up on the darkest material yet…it’s wild!

And the final story for the afternoon is “Even a Non-Corporeal Can Get  Lonely by David Scholes

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Beam Me Up # 410 – Phil Temple’s – Crossing Over

Jun
17
Phil Temples

Phil Temples

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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I start the program with comments on the Russians intent to ban transport of astronauts to the ISS.

Author Jay Lake finally lost his five year battle with cancer.  I speak at length about his work.

I do Game On which is the theme song for the Felicia Day And more from the blog

Whacked thing happening at the Turing Tests….

I read Kallimus’ review this week. Again he is in full form!

Crossing over by Mr. Phil Temple is the story this week.

I really hope you enjoy this week’s rather strange selection

 

See you next week.

Paul

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