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  Floating, naturally-cooled €35m Nautilus
Floating, naturally-cooled €35m Nautilus data centre planned for Irish docks  Data EconomyThe Nautilus technology was first trialled in the San Francisco Bay area in 2015, and now the first commercial development is planned in Limerick after Series C ...
Posted on 10 December 2018 | 10:32 am
  Fossil fuel tax proposed to cover rising
Fossil fuel tax proposed to cover rising costs of wild weather Fossil fuel tax proposed to  Yeni Şafak EnglishTaxing the extraction of fossil fuels could help pay for the growing costs of damage from harsher storms, wildfires, floods and rising seas, while providing a ...
Posted on 10 December 2018 | 4:05 am
  Elon Musk Is Real Pissed He Can't Just Tweet
Elon Musk Is Real Pissed He Can't Just Tweet Whatever Anymore  Pedestrian TVElon Musk is not happy that a settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission means he can't just tweet everything anymore.
Posted on 9 December 2018 | 10:43 pm
  Reading Recommendations from Me and My
Reading Recommendations from Me and My Colleagues - Volokh Conspiracy  ReasonEvery year, the University of Chicago Law School asks the faculty for some of our holiday reading recommendations. I usually try to recommend one fiction and ...
Posted on 9 December 2018 | 4:27 pm
  MUSIC MATTERS: Ska-tree joins the Christmas
MUSIC MATTERS: Ska-tree joins the Christmas trail  Coventry ObserverChristmas Tree Trail. The lovely people at West Orchards in Coventry city centre have allocated the Coventry Music Museum/2-Tone Village a wonderful tree as ...
Posted on 8 December 2018 | 6:42 am
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  The poetry of Iain Banks
Before his death, bestselling Scottish author Iain Banks decided to published his poetry with his friend and science fiction writer Ken MacLeod. The result is Poems by Iain Banks and Ken MacLeod.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 6:27 pm
  Greenock siblings are far-travelled
FIFTY years ago the Rev Lachlan MacLeod, his wife Jetta and their six children left the Island of Lewis and made their way to their new home in Denholm Street, Greenock.
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 9:53 am
  Morning Star :: Incredibly true to our times
RADICAL science fiction and fantasy flourished in the 1980s, a decade of economic insecurity, aggressive foreign policies and cant about “the enemy within.”
Posted on 28 March 2015 | 8:01 pm
  Highland hero of poetry hailed 250 years on
HE IS dubbed the Highlands’ most famous literary son. James Macpherson was – like modern-day Scots JK Rowling, Iain Banks, Christopher Brookmyre and Ian Rankin – a bestseller of his day.
Posted on 28 March 2015 | 5:15 pm
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  Festival adaptation of Lanark well worth the
Published in 1981, it remains a benchmark for Scottish literature and inspired a new generation of Scottish writers from Janice Galloway to AL Kennedy and Iain Banks. I’ve been simmering with anticipation since I discovered playwright David Greig and ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 8:33 pm
  Five things you need to know today!
Today South Queensferry author Ken MacLeod is appearing to present the book of Iain Banks’ poems he has combined with some of his own poetry. Usually MacLeod is himself a renowned science fiction writer, so this is a bit of a departure for him.
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 4:01 pm
  Alasdair Gray's Lanark hits the stage:
Irvine Welsh, Ali Smith, Iain Banks and AL Kennedy are among those who have testified to its influence. To those names one can add Graham Eatough and David Greig. It has been a “long-held dream” for the pair to stage Lanark. Greig, who is Scotland’s ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 10:38 pm
  Tartan Noir – 10 top crime writers, and
Who is your favourite author? Iain Banks, especially because he was like a two-for-one thanks to his sci-fi novels. I found him very inspiring in my adolescent years and he continued to inspire me, whereas some authors can only do that for a little while.
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 10:55 am
  Book Club: Shari Low opens the pages of the
My favourite? An evocative, exquisite photo of Iain Banks that is, in Chris’s words, “the most poignant of the series”. Reader's choice: Stephen McCarthy, Glasgow Summer House With Swimming Pool by Herman Koch. This is a fabulous thriller from Dutch ...
Posted on 14 August 2015 | 7:08 pm
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  Writer Iain Banks: I have months to live
Scottish writer Iain Banks said Wednesday he has been diagnosed with late-stage gall bladder cancer and has just months to live.
Posted on 3 April 2013 | 4:13 am
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  cuprohastes: @UrsulaV A plot point in Iain
cuprohastes: @UrsulaV A plot point in Iain Banks's "The Wasp factory"... 'It was the day my grandmother exploded'
Posted on 10 December 2018 | 8:14 pm
  LAshford5: Current read - The Wasp Factory
LAshford5: Current read - The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks. Sec!&d time reading this book, bizarre but excellent read!… https://t.co/P84Sb!^o5
Posted on 10 December 2018 | 8:14 pm
  goodroundboy: RT @hdevalence: "I'm a
goodroundboy: RT @hdevalence: "I'm a billi^@aire ... well, a socialist, but the kind hates uni^@s... well, a utopian anarchist, but the kind who wants a…
Posted on 10 December 2018 | 8:14 pm
  nicransome: What's that early Iain Banks
nicransome: What's that early Iain Banks book with the unstoppable force/immovable object c*&%undrum? #Brexit
Posted on 10 December 2018 | 8:14 pm
  gil_deer: RT @hdevalence: "I'm a
gil_deer: RT @hdevalence: "I'm a billi@*~aire ... well, a socialist, but the kind hates uni@*~s... well, a utopian anarchist, but the kind who wants a…
Posted on 10 December 2018 | 8:14 pm
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  Open Question: Best Iain Banks book?
Posted on 4 April 2014 | 12:25 am
  Resolved Question: How is deception shown in
Posted on 9 September 2013 | 6:38 am
  Resolved Question: What is your favourite
Thanks for your answers.
Posted on 9 June 2013 | 7:39 am
  Resolved Question: What is on the front
http://www.iain-banks.net/uk/the-wasp-factory/
Posted on 31 March 2011 | 4:53 am
  Resolved Question: The wasp factory by Iain
Did Frank really get bitten by a dog when he was younger or was his dad lying to cover up the fact that he is a girl?
Posted on 8 November 2010 | 12:29 am



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