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2016-ongoing

 

1. Review, Tom Toner, “The Promise of the Child”, Shoreline of Infinity, Vol. 1 No.2, December 2015; Shoreline of Infinity website, 15th May 2016.

 

2. (with Paul Cockburn), 'Interview: Duncan Lunan', Shoreline of Infinity, Vol. 1 No.2, December 2015.

 

3. ACTA in 2014-2015’, OSCR Trustees’ Report, 2016

 

4-7. ‘Hawke’s Notes: The Phoenix at Easter, Tangaroa, The Nest of the Phoenix, I Talk to the Trees’, Jeff Hawke’s Cosmos, Vol. 9 No. 3, January 2016.

 

8. ‘Hawke’s Wings: VESSEL’, Jeff Hawke’s Cosmos, Vol. 9 No. 3, January 2016.

 

9-13. 'Space Notes: Pluto, Exoplanets, spiral solar systems, Phobos landing, Prestwick Spaceport', Jeff Hawke’s Cosmos, Vol. 9 No. 3, January 2016.

 

14. 'AOTF January Meeting Write-up: Prof. Max Vasile', ACTA SCIO website, Jan. 2016; 'Club News: Astronomers of the Future Club', Ayrshire Post, 12th February 2016; 'Astronomers of the Future', Troon Times, 16th February 2016; 'Dangers of the Waste of Space', The Word on the Streets No. 5, 7th March 2016.

 

15. Review, Clifford Beal, “The Guns of Ivrea”, Interzone 263, 1st March 2016.

 

16. Review, Charlie Jane Andrews, “All the Birds of the Air”, Interzone 263, 1st March 2016.

 

17. 'AOTF February Meeting Write-up: Nick Martin', ACTA SCIO website, Mar. 2016.

 

18. Review, Charlie Jane Andrews, “All the Birds in the Sky”, Shoreline of Infinity Vol. 1 No. 3, March 21st, 2016; Shoreline of Infinity website, 26th July 2016.

 

19. Blog: current writing and projects, DL website, 21st March 2016.

 

20. 'AOTF March Meeting Write-up: Gravitational Waves', ACTA SCIO website, Apr. 2016; ‘Club News: Astronomers of the Future Club’, Ayrshire Post, 8th April 2016; (abridged) ‘Gravity Waves Are Club Topic’, Troon Times, 12th April 2016.

 

21. Review, Ulinka Rublack, “The Astronomer and the Witch, Johannes Kepler's Fight for His Mother”, Concatenation, 15th April 2016.

 

22. Review, Katherine Blundell, “Black Holes, A Very Short Introduction”, Concatenation, 15th April 2016.

 

23. Review, David A. Rothery, “Moons, A Very Short Introduction”, Concatenation, 15th April 2016.

 

24. Review, Stephen Baxter & Alastair Reynolds, “The Medusa Chronicles”, Interzone 264, 27th April 2016.

 

25. ‘AOTF April Meeting Write-up: Alan Cayless and the Meteorites’, ACTA SCIO website, May 2016; ‘Club News: Astronomy’, Ayrshire Post, 13th May 2016; ‘Astronomers’ Club: Meteorites’, Troon Times, May 10th 2016.

 

26. ‘One Thought on “Living space”’, Jeff Hawke Club Blog, May 29th, 2016.

 

27-31. ‘Hawke’s Notes: Last Frontier, Angel of Mercy/Telepath, Chimera, Lysistrata 2, The Achene on Amalthea’, in William Rudling, ed., “Earthspace”, June 2016 (see Books).

 

32. ‘Hawke’s Wings: Faith, Hope and Charity’, in William Rudling, ed., “Earthspace”, June 2016 (see Books).

 

33. (with William Rudling), ‘Black Holes’, in William Rudling, ed., “Earthspace”, June 2016 (see Books).

 

34. ‘AOTF May Meeting Write-Up: Colin McInnes, the Search for Extraterrestrial Technology’, ACTA SCIO website, June 2nd 2016; abridged and amended, ‘Looking to the Stars’, Troon Times, 7th June 2016, ‘Exploring Mysteries of Space’, The Word on the Streets, Issue 7, Summer 2016.

 

35. Review, Ken Macleod, “The Corporation Wars – Dissidence”, Shoreline of Infinity website, 21st June 2016.

 

36. ‘AOTF June Meeting Write-Up: Robert Law, Visit to Kennedy Space Centre’, ACTA SCIO website, July 2016; ‘Astronomers of the Future Hold Latest Meeting’, Troon Times, July 19th 2016..

 

37. Review, Michael Swanwick, “Not So Much”, Said the Cat”, Interzone 265, mid-July 2016.

 

38. Blog: current writing, Sighthill stone circle, book launch, DL website, 21st July 2016.

 

39. ‘AOTF July Meeting Write-Up: John Pressly, ‘Tycho Brahe’, ACTA SCIO website, August 2016; ‘Looking to the Stars with Astronomy Club’, Troon Times, August 16th 2016.

 

40. Blog: Proxima Centauri planet, trip to Dornoch, book launch, DL website, 26th August 2016.

 

41. Blog: Proxima Centauri planet, expanded, DL website, 27th August 2016.

 

42-44. 'Hawke's Notes: Asset Strippers, The Shark in the Clear Air, What Dreams May Come', Jeff Hawke's Cosmos, Vol. 10 No.1, late August 2016.

 

45-50. 'Space Notes: Supernova, life origins, comet and asteroid passes, gravitational waves, Red Dragon, Epsilon Aurigae', Jeff Hawke's Cosmos, Vol. 10 No.1, late August 2016.

 

51. Letter, “Elements of Time” book launch, Ayrshire Post, late August 2016.

 

52. ‘AOTF August Meeting Write-Up: Duncan Lunan, ‘Sydney Jordan’, ACTA SCIO website, August 30th 2016; ‘Space for Some Great Art’, Troon Times, 6th September 2016.

 

53. Notes, ‘Galileo at the High Frontier’, in “The Elements of Time” (see Books), 7th September 2016.

 

54. ‘One thought on “Can you tell me how old Dan might have done it” – Preview”’, Jeff Hawke Club Blog, September 20th, 2016.

 

55. ‘September 7th Special Meeting Write-up’, ACTA SCIO website, 11th September 2016; ‘Club News: Astronomy’, Ayrshire Post, 23rd September 2016.

 

56. Introduction, “Thirty Years of Rain”, Glasgow Science Fiction Writers' Circle 30th Anniversary anthology, 24th September 2016.

 

57. (with Chris Tubb) ‘Lost in Translation’, Jeff Hawke Club Blog, 24th September 2016.

 

58. Press release, “Thirty Years of Rain”, DL Blog and elsewhere, 26th September, 2016.

 

59. September 29th Meeting Write-up: David Woods, Project Gemini, ACTA SCIO website, 1st October 2016; ‘Astronomers of the Future’, Troon Times, 7th October 2016..

 

60. (with Gerry Cassidy) draft editorial, Space and Scotland dummy issue, 7th October 2016.

 

61 ‘When Black Holes Merge’, Space and Scotland dummy issue, 7th October 2016.

 

62. ‘Prestwick Is Back in the Space Race’, Space and Scotland dummy issue, 7th October 2016.

 

63. ‘Recreating History’, Space and Scotland dummy issue, 7th October 2016.

 

64. (with Chris Tubb) ‘Asset Strippers – Missing Strips – Part 2’, Jeff Hawke Club Blog, 31st October 2016.

 

65. (with Chris Tubb) ‘Asset Strippers – Missing Strips – Part 3’, Jeff Hawke Club Blog, 31st October 2016.

 

66. October Meeting Write-up: Daniel Williams, ‘Gravitational Waves’, ACTA SCIO website, November 2016; ‘Starry Eyed in Sight of a Historic Moment’, Troon Times, November 8th, 2016; ‘Club News: Astronomy’, Ayrshire Post, 11th November 2016.

 

67. ‘The Irvine Folk Song Club, 1966-72’, for Pete Heywood archive, November 2016; (with Pete Heywood) ‘The Early Days: Folk Music in Irvine and Ayrshire’, Marymass Folk Festival, 50 Years 1968-2017 Blog, Wordpress, August 2017.

 

68. Review, Robert Dickinson, “The Tourist”, Interzone 267, November 2016.

 

69. Review, Luke Rhinehart, “Invasion”, Interzone 267, November 2016.

 

70. (with Chris Tubb) ‘Asset Strippers – Missing Strips – Part 4’, Jeff Hawke Club Blog, 29th November 2016.

 

71. November Meeting Write-up: Duncan Lunan, ‘The Winter Stars’, ACTA SCIO website, 30th November 2016; ‘Guide to the Winter Stars’, Troon Times, 13th December 2016.

 

72. ‘Club News: Astronomers of the Future’, Ayrshire Post, 2nd December 2016.

 

73. Review, “Bloodlines: Touch Not the Cat” and “Bloodlines: Traces”, by Thomas McKerley & Ingrid Schippers, Bloodlines website, December 2017.

 

74. Essay, Stephen Baxter, “The Massacre of Mankind”, Shoreline of Infinity website, December 5th 2016.

 

75. ‘Spaceport Signing’, Space & Scotland Facebook page, 6th December 2016.

 

76. (with Gerry Cassidy), Editorial, ‘Hello Out There’, Space and Scotland, Vol. 1 No. 1, 8th December 2016.

 

77. (with Gerry Cassidy), ‘Future History Being Rebuilt – Sighthill stone circle mark II is back on the drawing board’, Space and Scotland , Vol. 1 No. 1, 8th December 2016.

 

78. ‘The Sky Above You/History of This Column’, Space and Scotland, Vol. 1 No. 1, 8th December 2016.

 

79. ‘Operation Damage Limitation’, Space and Scotland, Vol. 1 No. 1, 8th December 2016.

 

80. ‘So You’re New to This Astronomy Malarkey, Then?’, Space and Scotland, Vol. 1 No. 1, 8th December 2016.

 

81. ‘Close to Our Arts’, Space and Scotland, Vol. 1 No. 1, 8th December 2016.

 

82. ‘SF’s Tartan Roots’, Space and Scotland, Vol. 1 No. 1, 8th December 2016.

 

83. ‘Club News: Astronomers of the Future’, Ayrshire Post, 23rd December 2016.

 

84. ACTA in 2015-2016’, OSCR Trustees’ Report, 2017.

 

85. Review, Stephen Baxter, “The Massacre of Mankind”, Interzone 268, January 2017.

 

86. 'Hawke's Notes' in William Rudling, ed., “Jeff Hawke Jnr”, January 2017 (see Books).

 

87. ‘Space “Gen”’, in William Rudling, ed., “Jeff Hawke Jnr”, (see Books).

 

88. ‘The Douglas Skyrocket’, in William Rudling, ed., “Jeff Hawke Jnr”, (see Books).

 

89. (with Chris Tubb) ‘Asset Strippers – Missing Strips – Part 5’, Jeff Hawke Club Blog, 10th January 2017.

 

90. Review, Jonathan Strahan, ed., “Drowned Worlds” (abridged), Shoreline of Infinity website, 23rd January 2017.

 

91. (with Chris Tubb) ‘Asset Strippers – Missing Strips – Part 6’, Jeff Hawke Club Blog, 24th January 2017.

 

92. (with Chris Tubb) ‘Asset Strippers – Missing Strips – Part 7’, Jeff Hawke Club Blog, 24th January 2017.

 

93. ‘Thoughts on “Unquiet island – when the aliens never came”’, Jeff Hawke Club Blog, 9th February, 2017.

 

94. January Meeting Write-up: David Warrington, ‘The Lunar X-Prize’, ACTA SCIO website, February 2017; ‘Moon Talker’, Troon Times, 14th February 2017; ‘Club News: Astronomers of the Future Club’, Ayrshire Post, 17th February 2017.

 

95. February meeting write-up, Mark Toner, ‘Space Art’, ACTA SCIO website, March 2017.

 

96. Editorial, Space and Scotland, Vol. 1 No. 2, March 2017.

 

97. ‘Houston, We Have an Opportunity’, Space and Scotland, Vol. 1 No. 2 , March 2017.

 

98. ‘Troon’ (Astronomers of the Future Club), Space and Scotland, Vol. 1 No. 2, March 2017.

 

99. ‘East Is East and West Is West – But Not If You’re Looking at a Star Map’, Space and Scotland, Vol. 1 No. 2, March 2017.

 

100. (with Gerry Cassidy), ‘We Have Lift-off!’, Space and Scotland, Vol. 1 No. 2, March 2017.

 

101. Review, Tom Toner, “The Promise of the Child” and “The Weight of the World”, Interzone 269, March 2017.

 

102. March meeting write-up, Natasha Jeffrey, ‘‘Solar Flares and High Energy Observations of the Sun’, ACTA SCIO website, April 2017; ‘Astronomers of the Future Club’s Meeting’, Troon Times, April 11th 2017.

 

103. Review, Joel N. Shurkin, “True Genius, The Life and Work of Richard Garwin”, Concatenation, April 2017.

 

104. Review, James A. Corey, “Babylon’s Ashes”, Concatenation, April 2017.

 

105. April AOTF meeting write-up, Prof. Kenneth Strain, ‘‘Update on Gravitational Waves”, ACTA SCIO website, 4th May 2017; ‘Science Talk Had Gravitas’, Troon Times, 9th May 2017, illus. Linda Lunan; ‘Astronomers of the Future Club in Troon’, Ayrshire Post, 12th May 2017.

 

106. ‘Lunan Family History’, added to www.duncanlunan.com, May 2017, enlarged June 30th 2017.

 

107. ‘Black Knight’, added to www.duncanlunan.com, May 2017.

 

108. ‘The Elements of Time’, added to www.duncanlunan.com, May 2017, revised August 2018.

 

109. Review, Andrew Lane & Nigel Foster, “Netherspace”, Interzone 270, May 2017.

 

110 Review, Michael Cobley, “Ancestral Machines”, Shoreline of Infinity 8, June 15th 2017.

 

111. May AOTF meeting write-up, Prof. Jim Faller, ‘‘Lunar Laser Ranging”, ACTA SCIO website, June 2017; ‘Astronomers of the Future’, Troon Times, June 27th 2017; ‘Club News: Astronomers of the Future Club’, Ayrshire Post, 30th June 2017.

 

112. Editorial, Space and Scotland No. 3, June 23rd 2017.

 

113. ‘Sighthill Will Rise to Greet a New Dawn’, Space and Scotland No. 3, June 23rd 2017.

 

114. ‘Finding Your Way Around’, Space and Scotland No. 3, June 23rd 2017.

 

115. ‘Scots Writers and the Story of Space’, Space and Scotland No. 3, June 23rd 2017.

 

116. Review, William C. Dietz, “Into the Guns”, Shoreline of Infinity website, 26th June 2017.

 

117. Introduction, Michael Collins, “By the Dying Tree, a collection of horror shorts”, The Other Side, 26th June 2017. (ISBN-10: 1521053375, ISBN-13: 978-1521053379.)

 

118. Review, Taiyo Fujii, “Orbital Cloud”, Interzone 271, July-August 2017.

 

119. Letter, ‘Sydney Jordan’s Dan Dare’, Jeff Hawke Club Blog, July 2017.

 

120-121. 'Hawke's Notes: Pharaoh's Army Got Drownded, Sails in the Red Sunset', Jeff Hawke's Cosmos, Vol. 10 No.2, August 2017.

 

122. ‘Hawke’s Wings: the Dick-Dick’, Jeff Hawke’s Cosmos, Vol, 10 No.2, August 2017.

 

123. 'Space Notes: Stellar fireballs, Proxima Centauri planet’, Jeff Hawke's Cosmos, Vol. 10 No.2, August 2017.

 

124-126. ‘Space Notes: knitting, Rosetta, Lairg impact’, Jeff Hawke's Cosmos, Vol. 10 No.2, August 2017.

 

127. Obituary, Capt. Eric ‘Winkle’ Brown, Jeff Hawke's Cosmos, Vol. 10 No.2, August 2017.

 

128. Letter, ‘One Thought on “The Fledgling Hawke”, Jeff Hawke Club Blog, 27th August 2017.

 

129. Review, Paul Kincaid, “Iain M. Banks”, Interzone 272, 4th September 2017.

 

130. Review, Rod Pyle, “Amazing Stories of the Space Age”, Concatenation, 15th September 2017.

 

131-132. ‘Ice-Needle’ and ‘Dire Straits’, Jeff Hawke Club Blog, 17th September 2017; story-lines followed (see Fiction)

 

133. Review, Charles Stross, “The Delirium Brief”, Shoreline of Infinity No. 9, September 2017.

 

134. Bio and synopsis, ‘Have We Been Visited?’, The Scottish UFO and Paranormal Conference 2018 website, 22nd September 2017.

 

135. ‘Navy Pilot Was a True High Flyer’ (Eric Brown obituary), Space and Scotland No. 4, October 2017.

 

136. ‘Brodgar: the Mysteries Unfold’, Space and Scotland No. 4, October 2017.

 

137. ‘The Day I Watched a Rocket Launch in Scotland, Aged 13¾’, Space and Scotland No. 4, October 2017.

 

138. ‘Equinox, Solstice and Sighthill’, Space and Scotland No. 4, October 2017.

 

139. Introduction to ‘Ice-Needle’, Jeff Hawke Club Blog, 5th November 2017.

 

140. Letter, ‘Interstellar Comet’, EarthSky, online, 21st November 2017.

 

141. ‘”Exoplanets” Talk’, Troon Times, 21st November 2017.

 

142. October meeting write-up, Duncan Lunan, ‘Tabby’s Star, Tau Ceti, Alpha and Proxima Centauri’, AOTF Blog, ACTA SCIO website, 1st January 2018.

 

143. November meeting write-up, Dr. Nicolas Labrosse, ‘Solar Tornados – Should We Be Scared?’, AOTF Blog, ACTA SCIO website, 1st January 2018; ‘Astronomers of the Future’, Troon Times, 2nd January 2018.

 

144. Comment on possible satellite sighting, SPI Scotland, November 2018.

 

145. ‘ACTA in 2016-2017’, OSCR Trustees’ Report, December 2017.

 

146. Letter, mystery flashes in Scotland and Russia, EarthSky, 10th January 2018.

 

147. Letter, Sun and Open Clusters, EarthSky, 16th January, 2018.

 

148-149. 'Hawke's Notes: Even Death May Die, Virus!’, Jeff Hawke's Cosmos, Vol. 10 No.3, January 2018.

 

150. 'Space Notes: Kilonova, Jeff Hawke's Cosmos, Vol. 10 No.3, January 2018.

 

151. ‘More News from the Stars’ (pressure-cooker stars, Tabby’s Star, TRAPPIST-1, Proxima Centauri, Tau Ceti, Ceres, interstellar comet), Jeff Hawke's Cosmos, Vol. 10 No.3, January 2018.

 

152. ‘Epsilon Boötis, Clyde Tombaugh, Black Knight and STS-88’, plus 1991 VG, Jeff Hawke's Cosmos, Vol. 10 No.3, January 2018.

 

153. ‘And Finally – an Appeal to Readers', Jeff Hawke's Cosmos, Vol. 10 No.3, January 2018.

 

154. January meeting write-up, Dr. Alan Cayless, ‘Astronomy in the Sun – the Open University Observatories on Teneriffe’, AOTF Blog, ACTA SCIO website, 9th February 2018; ‘Community News: Astronomers of the Future’, Troon Times, 13th February 2018.

 

155. Blog, ‘18 Jam-Packed Months’, www.duncanlunan.com, 14th February 2018.

 

156. Letter, ‘Rotary Launchers’, Universe Today blog, 3rd March 2018.

 

157. Review, Gareth L. Powell, “Embers of War”, Interzone 274, March 2018.

 

158. February meeting write-up, Duncan Lunan, ‘The Earth from Space’, AOTF Blog, ACTA SCIO website, 11th March 2018; ‘The Earth from Space’, Troon Times, 13th March 2018.

 

159. One thought on “Oumuamua – Out of touch”, Jeff Hawke Club Blog, 19th March 2018.

 

160. March meeting write-up, Matteo Ceriotti, ‘Establishing Colonies on Other Worlds’, AOTF Blog, ACTA SCIO website, 13th April 2018; ‘Space Colonies Talk for Astronomers of the Future’, Troon Times, April 17th 2018; ‘How to Live in a Space Colony’, Ayrshire Post, 18th April 2018.

 

161. Blog, ‘R.I.L.K.O. Conference’, DL website, late April 2018.

 

162. Review, David Siegel Bernstein, “Blockbuster Science”, Concatenation, April 2018.

 

163. Review, Mike Ashley, ed., “Moonrise”, “Lost Mars”, Interzone, May 2018.

 

164. Review, Dempow Torishima, “Sisyphean”, Interzone, May 2018.

 

165. Blog, “Starfield” launch events, DL website, May 21st, 2018

 

166. April meeting write-up, Robert Law, ‘Kennedy Space Centre, January 2018’, AOTF Blog, ACTA SCIO website, 16th May 2018; ‘Astronomers Hear All About Space Centre’, Troon Times, May 22nd, 2018.

 

167. Preface, 2018 edition, “Starfield”, 25th May 2018 (see Books).

 

168. ‘Book Launch: Troon Author Marks Publication’, Troon Times, June 12th 2018.

 

169. Comment on Matt Williams, ‘What’s the Minimum Number of People You Should Send in a Generational Ship to Proxima Centauri?’, Universe Today, 15th June 2018.

 

170. May meeting write-up, Chris O’Kane, ‘Journey to Cydonia, the First Small Step’, AOTF Blog, ACTA SCIO website, 18th June 2018; ‘Astronomers’, Troon Times, 26th June 2018.

 

171. Review, Rob Boffard, “Adrift”, Interzone 276, July 2018.

 

 

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