Marine Debris Is A Global Problem by NOAA's National Ocean Service

Home Sick

I was encoding a batch of classic ebooks when the ulu-aliki walked in to the library, the outdoors scent of gardenias and overripe mangoes following him. “Afternoon, chief,” I said, pushing my chair back a bit. Joseph Seru spoke Tuvaluan with his family and the other council members, but his…

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Little Blue Marble 2017

Awards Eligibility Post for 2017

It’s that time of year when certain readers start thinking about nominations for various SFF awards like the Hugos and Nebulas. Little Blue Marble hasn’t been around for long, and our slate of original fiction this year was quite small, but that’s no reason not to boost and celebrate our…

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Preventative Maintenance

As I belly-crawled through the conduit, I saw my boss Matthews’ smiling face in my mind’s eye and regretted not fighting harder to get out of this assignment. “Why me?” I’d asked. “Why not you?” she’d countered. Surely a smaller, thinner, person would have been better suited for this job—that…

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