Just listened to the Q&A podcast and have to point out what I think is an error (sort of). On the question of cloning the Z chromosome folks, I think you read that as, like you said with cloning Napoleon, cloning the individual. I think the question was intended to ask about cloning to get the enhanced strength, speed, and healing that the Z…[Read more]
@agent_minivann: Ah, I see where I went off the rails on cloning. I slid into my standard rant about how poorly cloning is used in Hollywood. Sorry about that.
Cloning the Zed chromosome is an interesting idea. At this point in the story, the government and science in general have no idea that the Zed exists (as far as we know). Discovery would…[Read more]
I was playing Space Hulk the other day. If you don’t know, Space Hulk is basically Aliens the board game. Space Marines fighting an unrelenting onslaught of aliens in tight spacecraft corridors. The next day I’m listening to an episode of The Crypt where Planetary Union marines are boarding a Ki vessel. I quickly started to think about how cool it…[Read more]