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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld II’: Chapters 12 & 13

In the twelfth and thirteenth chapters of The Science of Discworld II, we talk selection and changing history. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read Discworld.

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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld II’: Chapters 14 & 15

In the fourteenth and fifteenth chapters of The Science of Discworld II, we learn how stories anchor us in a place and time, guiding our development. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read Discworld. 

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

In the sixteenth chapter of The Science of Discworld II, do we have free will? If you’re intrigued, then it’s time for Mark to read Discworld. 

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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld II’: Chapter 17 / Chapter 18, Part I

In the seventeenth and eighteenth chapters of The Science of Discworld II, the wizards confront the Queen of the Elves; we learn about information. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read Discworld. 

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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld II’: Chapter 18, Part II / Chapter 19

In the eighteenth and nineteenth chapters of The Science of Discworld II, I talk about origins and Granny Weatherwax’s advice. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read Discworld.

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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld II’: Chapter 20, Part I

In the first half of the twentieth chapter of The Science of Discworld II, we discuss how religion has shaped humanity. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read Discworld. 

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

In the second half of the twentieth chapter of The Science of Discworld II, we discuss altruism and why we even bother to do good things. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read Discworld. 

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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld II’: Chapter 21

In the twenty-first chapter of The Science of Discworld II, the wizards use Hex to find a future with “psyence” in it, where they meet a scientist who is… not what they think he should be. Intrigued? Then it’s time … Continue reading

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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld II’: Chapter 22

In the twenty-second chapter of The Science of Discworld II, science is not what I thought it was. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read Discworld.

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Mark Reads ‘The Science of Discworld II’: Chapter 23

In the twenty-third chapter of The Science of Discworld II, Rincewind has a REALLY good idea. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to read Discworld. 

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