Mark Reads ‘Raising Steam’: Part 2

In the second part of Raising Steam, Dick Simnel is given an opportunity, and Harry King is happy to provide it. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read Discworld.  Continue reading

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Mark Reads ‘Raising Steam’: Part 1

In the first part of Raising Steam, the revolution is imminent. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read Discworld.  Continue reading

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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld IV’: Chapter 24 / Epilogue

In the twenty-fourth chapter and epilogue of Judgment Day, the authors make their case against religious belief. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to finish The Science of Discworld IV. Continue reading

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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld IV’: Chapter 22, Part II / Chapter 23

In the twenty-second and twenty-third chapters of Judgment Day, I learn that the universe isn’t as improbable as I thought, and Marjorie is saved. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read The Science of Discworld IV.  Continue reading

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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld IV’: Chapter 22, Part I

In the first half of the twenty-second chapter of Judgment Day, I learn whether or not humanity and life are special. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read The Science of Discworld IV.  Continue reading

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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld IV’: Chapter 20, Part II / Chapter 21

In the twentieth and twenty-first chapters of Judgment Day, I learn of the evolutionary need for beliefs, and Marjorie gets the world thrown at her head. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read The Science of Discworld IV. Continue reading

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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld IV’: Chapter 19 / Chapter 20, Part I

In the nineteenth and twentieth chapters of Judgment Day, Marjorie speaks up, and I learn about why belief is what it is. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read The Science of Discworld IV.  Continue reading

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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld IV’: Chapter 17 / Chapter 18

In the seventeenth and eighteenth chapters of Judgment Day, the wizards prepare their arguments, Marjorie thinks about faith, and I think about the size and shape of the universe. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read The Science of Discworld IV.  Continue reading

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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld IV’: Chapter 16

In the sixteenth chapter of Judgment Day, I learn about the shape of the universe. Sort of. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read The Science of Discworld IV. Continue reading

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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld IV’ – Chapter 14, Part II / Chapter 15

In the fourteenth and fifteenth chapters of Judgment Day, I learn an important distinction, and the tribunal begins. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read Discworld.  Continue reading

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