On the physics in Dan Brown’s ‘Angels and Demons’

I thought I’d post today on the accuracy of the physics in Dan Brown’s Angels and Demons. I got inspired to launch a small science rant while reading a post on Herman Kok’s blog, pointing out the latest Brownian silliness in Inferno – a reference to ‘HIV Virus’, which means Brown is actually saying ‘Human … More On the physics in Dan Brown’s ‘Angels and Demons’

Sixty Second Writing Tips: Dan Brown’s favourite kids book was mine too

Dan Brown was interviewed in Time magazine last week, revealing that one of his favourite books as a kid was Madeleine L’Engle’s A Wrinkle In Time. Mine too. And I’m prepared to bet it’s also one of yours. Being fuelled as a kid by good literature – of which L’Engle’s book was archetypal – is … More Sixty Second Writing Tips: Dan Brown’s favourite kids book was mine too