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Re: Whatcha reading???

Postby Deepfreeze32 » Fri Jun 01, 2012 12:26 am

Respect the sciences, or Bill Nye? Because I'm pretty sure Bill Nye is an engineer, not a scientist. :P


I'm reading through 5 programming books (Game Coding Complete, Isometric Game Programming, 3D Game Engine Programming, Game Programming Gems, and Mathematics for 3D Game Programming and Computer Graphics).

That last one? Such an awesome 3D math reference. All those nice little Linear algebra techniques, Vector calculus, and other important maths that you miggt have forgotten.never learned. So good.


I also picked up Moonraker, by Ian Fleming. The previous Bond books were good, so I'm hoping this continues the trend. Starting it tonight. :D

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Re: Whatcha reading???

Postby Drewsov » Fri Jun 01, 2012 2:06 am

That last one? Such an awesome 3D math reference. All those nice little Linear algebra techniques, Vector calculus, and other important maths that you miggt have forgotten.never learned. So good.
...I think the maths are getting to you.

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Re: Whatcha reading???

Postby cjv » Sat Jun 02, 2012 6:48 pm

I just read Clive Cusslers spartan gold I would give it a 3 star
But now im onto the Two Towers can't go wrong with that :D
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Re: Whatcha reading???

Postby ArchAngel » Mon Jun 04, 2012 3:39 pm

Respect the sciences, or Bill Nye? Because I'm pretty sure Bill Nye is an engineer, not a scientist. :P
You see that labcoat? That's a scientist labcoat. Duh.


Well, Bill Nye was an engineer, but has done great work as a popularizer of science, and other work in scientific fields, enough to be regarded as a scientist by many.
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Re: Whatcha reading???

Postby Deepfreeze32 » Mon Jun 04, 2012 7:41 pm

And I agree with that, I was just thinking of the episode of Stargate Atlantis where he was a guest star. XD

I sadly finished Moonraker. It was a great book.

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Re: Whatcha reading???

Postby Brandon88888 » Wed Jun 06, 2012 7:27 pm

Just read the entire Narnia Series (again). Currently reading The Hobbit.
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Re: Whatcha reading???

Postby neilestuye » Wed Jun 06, 2012 8:56 pm

Second book to the Hunger Games series. What'd Ya'll think of the movie?
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Re: Whatcha reading???

Postby GarthVader » Fri Jun 08, 2012 11:50 am

"Anansi Boys" by Neil Gaiman.

Second read through, and just as hilarious as ever.
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Re: Whatcha reading???

Postby ArchAngel » Mon Jun 11, 2012 1:58 pm

Just started reading David Brin's Sundiver. Been wanting to check out his Uplift War trilogy.
Also, just started on Death by Black Hole by Neil DeGrasse Tyson. I get the feeling I'm really going to like it.
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Re: Whatcha reading???

Postby TripExistence » Mon Jun 11, 2012 4:34 pm

Right now the books on my immediate to read list include An Abundance of Katherines by John Green and Marvel 1602. I'm really excited about the latter since it's my first comic book; I'm trying to become less ignorant about the genre.

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Re: Whatcha reading???

Postby starwarsman » Tue Jun 19, 2012 2:50 am

I'm reading The Hunger Games :D

A must read!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I'm also reading Lord of the Rings
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Re: Whatcha reading???

Postby ArchAngel » Tue Jun 19, 2012 12:16 pm

Interestingly enough, I, too, am reading Hunger Games.
Great pace, easy read, and more emotionally stirring than the movie.
Not a great work of literature, but good enough and definitely an enjoyable read.
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Re: Whatcha reading???

Postby GarthVader » Tue Jun 19, 2012 3:31 pm

Prophet by Frank Peretti. Good stuffs.
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Re: Whatcha reading???

Postby Kysha » Sun Jul 01, 2012 6:44 pm

Just bought a few books actually to start reading, though im trying to get through Da Vinci Code, I've had it a few months in the cupboard so thought i may aswell make use of it.
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Re: Whatcha reading???

Postby mebmatt » Sun Jul 01, 2012 8:16 pm

Second book to the Hunger Games series. What'd Ya'll think of the movie?
I really like the movie, I haven't read the books yet though. Right now I'm reading Eragon by Christopher Paolini.
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