The Magicians, S1E6: Margo pulls a Cosby

We left off last episode with Penny and Kady showing Quentin and Alice the shield icon that Penny saw on the wall of the dungeon that he astrally projected to. Quentin says he thinks Penny went to Fillory and, in his fan-boy excitement, asks Penny if there were any talking animals there. Penny reminds him... Continue Reading →


The Magicians, S1E5: Quentin kills a puppy

After having been kicked out of Club Hedge Witch, Julia shows up at the safe house and demands from Sleazy Guy (I don’t know his name and don’t care to learn it) the spells she helped Marina steal from Brakebills last episode. Sleaze says they’re locked in Marina’s filing cabinet, and even if they weren’t,... Continue Reading →

Mount Polley, Six Months On

Causes, consequences, and where we go from here February 8, 2015 Shortly after midnight on August 4, 2014, the tailings storage facility (TSF) at the Mount Polley copper and gold mine breached, releasing an estimated 17 million cubic metres of water and eight million cubic metres of fine sand and mine tailings into Polley Lake.... Continue Reading →

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