Maria Korolov’s latest novel in the Krim Virtual World series is now out in ebook format on all major platforms. Get the Kindle ebook for $0.99 on Amazon. Or get it for free for the Nook or Kobo e-readers. You can also read the book on Scribd or on Apple Books.Read More →

Are you interested in the future? Not the bleak, dystopian future that we fear will pass, but the more likely future, in which, in general, things are getting better. When it comes to preparing for the worst-case scenario, there’s not much we can do, other than stockpile canned goods andRead More →

This past summer, Bill Gates gave away one copy of this book to every single 2018 college graduate in the United States. Barack Obama just named it as one of his top books of 2018. Factfulness is really that good. If you weren’t one of the lucky ones, then, likeRead More →

The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined came out in 2011, but it’s still the book I most frequently recommend after Factfulness (read my review here). The New York Times Book Review selected it as a Notable Book of the Year, Bill Gates called it “the mostRead More →