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Ep 07: Eldest

Breeze through an atmosphere of fantasy as we take a closer look at the second book of Christopher Paolini’s Inheritance cycle, Eldest. While this book moves rather slowly, there is a lot in it that sets the stage for the future conflict with the despotic ruler, Galbatorix. Eragon undergoes a change, Saphira learns, Roran comes into his …

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Ep 04: New York 2140

Whether you think Climate Change and Global Warming is a real thing or not, Kim Stanley Robinson takes a look at what future life might be like in The Big Apple in his book, New York 2140.  Join the crew of The Orbital Sword as we give our impressions, both positive and negative.  The best part …

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Ep 02: Ringworld

Greetings everyone!  David, Scott, and Jim are proud to bring you this installment of the Orbital Sword in which we look at Ringworld by Larry Niven.  Imagine yourself in the distant future where space travel is as common as getting in your car and driving to the grocery store. Now imagine that there is a …

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Ep 01: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

Welcome aboard the Orbital Sword!  David, Scott, and Jim discuss the classic first book in the Hitchhiker’s series, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams.  Join us as the guys guide you through the universe and hit every point in space/time. Whatever you do, please be sure to have your towel along and …

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