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A 65 Year Old Club for Nerds?

Profile of MITSFS, MIT’s 65-year-old science fiction club – Boing Boing http://news.google.com Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:49:57 GMT Profile of MITSFS, MIT’s 65-year-old science fiction club (Pronounced “Misfits”) They maintain one of the finest science fiction libraries in the world, have a host of deeply, awesomely nerdy traditions, and are still going stron … Read more … Richard PaulAvid Science ...

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MIT’s Science Fiction Society Has 60,000 Books And Some Zany Traditions

Reason number 5,000,000,000 to wish you’d gone to MIT… There’s a great article in MIT News Magazine about the MIT Science Fiction Society, with its incredibly awesome library. Which started with a wooden crate dragged between dorm rooms in 1949 and is now a massive storehouse of awesome. According to one chemistry grad student, D.W. Rowlands, “We have complete runs ...

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