Introducing an invasive species will totally help you get laid

What does it take for an uptight science geek to get the hot girl? Apparently, it's all about geo-engineering. Ladies love it when you terraform the Earth! » 3/09/12 11:38am 3/09/12 11:38am

Ewan McGregor attempts a crime against nature, in the first Salmon…

Paul Torday's Salmon Fishing in the Yemen was one of our favorite examples of a book that's secretly science fiction — about a fisheries scientist who undertakes the mad, ambitious project of introducing salmon to the Yemen. Including all of the bioengineering (and regular engineering) that goes into that. » 12/16/11 2:30pm 12/16/11 2:30pm

One Of The Best Science Fiction Novels Of Recent Years Will Be A Movie…

Salmon Fishing In The Yemen by Paul Today completely blew me away with its story of a scientist who's hired to introduce salmon into the wadi, so the Yemenis can go fly-fishing. Now it'll be a movie starring Ewan McGregor. » 5/14/10 9:00am 5/14/10 9:00am