Matt Betts Science Fiction Author + Zombie Wrangler - page 36

This is the feed for my blog. I update the blog... occasionally? What's a phrase for "Not Terribly Frequently" that makes me sound busy rather than lazy? "When the mood strikes?", "As time allows?", "Every fortnight?" Hmmm.

I update the blog as much as I can. I'm writing, you know.

I would totally go see a movie called Snakebots on a plane.

I would totally go see a movie called Snakebots on a plane.

According to a cool article over at MSNBC, articulated snakebots may soon be crawling down your throat, up your pipes and into your heart. Currently, most snake-inspired robots are made to crawl around on the ground, but according to Dennis Hong, Director of the Robotics…

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Seriously? This has plagued people for years?

Seriously? This has plagued people for years?

You know the Beatles’ song “Hard Day’s Night”? Sure you do. You know that odd, sudden, slighly off chord that starts it? Sure you do. You know what chord that is? Sure you don’t. Oddly, it turns out that nobody really knows what chord that…

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There’s your damn jetpack, now quit your bitchin!

There’s your damn jetpack, now quit your bitchin!

Cool story from Popular Science! A 49 year-old Swiss pilot and amateur aeronautical engineer named Yves Rossy strapped on this flying wing and dropped out of a plane near the English Channel.   His wing is a fiberglass shell wrapped around a carbon-fiber skeleton and…

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Writers are a lathargic bunch.

Writers are a lathargic bunch.

I came across an event listing in an email today. Its for a talk and book promotion an author is going to be giving at the Cuyahoga County Public Library in Cleveland. The series is called ‘Writers After Hours’. When does it start? 2pm. 2pm?…

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My mom made some pretty cool cakes for my birthday when I was growing up. The Hulk, Batman, Star Wars.This… This is something altogether different. This, my friends, is a whole ‘nother level. I was a big D&D gamer back in the day and if…

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I thought they always split stuff down the middle in a divorce!

I thought they always split stuff down the middle in a divorce!

A Long Island man stuck in a nearly four-year divorce proceeding wants his wife to return the kidney he donated to her, or $1.5 million. According to AP, the man claims his wife began having an affair a year and a half or so after…

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Calvin Likes Oranges!

Calvin Likes Oranges!

Never leave free samples out for this child –

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Sky of Blue, Sea of Green

Sky of Blue, Sea of Green

The ice shelf under Antarctica is about to get an up close and personal look from a robot submarine. A yellow submarine. Its part of a US research team’s increased efforts to monitor glacial thaw. Its important research that could have global ramifications. That didn’t…

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And a new happy year to you.

And a new happy year to you.

Happy New Year! Just a quick post to say hi! I’ve got a bunch of work headed for publication that I need to catch you up on, but as usual, I want to wait until everything is signed and finalized. I’ve had a bunch of…

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

How’s that for original? Happy New Year! How did I celebrate? I watched the latest X-Files movie and went to bed around 11pm. I was going to stay up to see the new year arrive, but I was really depressed by the annoying hosts and…

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