strong rains and hail in the city by Claudia Dea
Mr Beans by Kenneth Leung

If Everyone Ate Beans Instead of Beef

James Hamblin at The Atlantic examines the results of a study by Helen Harwatt at Oregon State University that examines how a single food substitution affects greenhouse gas production: beans for beef. A relatively small, single-food substitution could be the most powerful change a person makes in terms of their…

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Gone Walkabout

If the new posts and updates are a little thin around here for the next little while, it’s because Little Blue Marble editorial has gone walkabout. If you happen to be in Helsinki next week, you can join us at the 75th World Science Fiction convention where we’ll be on…

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Rusty Gas Can by Shawn Nystrand

Dust and Blue Smoke

Kennit Martin charged into the playground like a tumbleweed on a mission. “Hey Jeff!” he yelled, still thirty feet away from me. “Steenrud’s bought a whole gallon of gasoline!” He gulped air. “I was at the post office when the creeper came! He said he’s already put the wheels on!” I…

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