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Does anyone have any idea what sort of bird this is? 
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"The Martian", Chapters 6-12.
Nice day on the beach yesterday, so I read a lot. Several new characters as we switch POV back to Earth. Some more Science, some joy as communications are established, plans are hatched, foreign intrigues are schemed, and CNN reports. And the inevitable mis...
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"The Martian", Chapters 3-5.
In chapters 3, 4, and 5, we do science. All with the goal of surviving until some sort of rescue. There's botany, as the Martian (whom we learn is named Mark) figures out how to grow food, and chemistry, as Mark figures out how to water the plants he's grow...
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"The Martian", Chapters 1-2.
I've read the first two chapters now, in which our so far unnamed protagonist finds himself stuck on Mars without a way to get home. No spoiler alert because that's really pretty much what the book's about - you knew that, right? In the beginning Weir is mo...
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