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Wil McCarthy

(William Terence McCarthy)
Australia (1966 - )

Wil McCarthy is a novelist, the science columnist for the SciFi channel, and the Chief Technology Officer for Galileo Shipyards, an aero space research corporation. Hacking Matter is an expansion of an article that appeared in Wired in October 2001. He lives in Lakewood, Colorado.
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Anthologies containing stories by Wil McCarthy
Short stories
Dirtyside Down (1991)
A Midnight Clear (1994) (with Gregory R Hyde)
Jarvik Hearts (1996)

Nebula Awards Best Novel nominee (2002) : The Collapsium
Philip K Dick Award Best Book nominee (2005) : To Crush the Moon
Nebula Awards Best Novel nominee (2006) : To Crush the Moon
Nebula Awards Best Novel nominee (2007) : To Crush the Moon

Wil McCarthy recommends
The Risen Empire
The Risen Empire (2003)
(Succession, book 1)
Scott Westerfeld
"In Westerfeld's hands, science fiction's cutting edge is wielded with both the precision of a surgeon's scalpel and the wild abandon of a machete."
Pit Planet
Pit Planet (2003)
David Dvorkin
"David Dvorkin reminds us that human nature will follow us into the future. A compelling exploration of the causes and consequences of monopoly."

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