Which Fantasy Series Should I Read?

Listed below are the fantasy series I have read, am reading, or will be reading, since I own them.

  • Chronicles of Narnia, by C. S. Lewis
  • Discworld, by Terry Pratchett
  • Forgotten Realms: The Legend of Drizzt, by R. A. Salvatore
  • Harry Potter, by J. K. Rowling
  • Lord of the Rings, by J. R. R. Tolkien
  • Malazan Book of the Fallen, by Steven Erikson
  • Memory, Sorry, and Thorn, by Tad Williams
  • Shannara, by Terry Brooks
  • A Song of Ice and Fire, by George R. R. Martin
  • Sword of Truth, by Terry Goodkind
  • Temeraire, by Naomi Novik
  • Wheel of Time, by Robert Jordan

These are the major series I have some or all of the books.  But what I’m interested in knowing is what other fantasy series would you recommend I read?  Leave your recommendations in the comments below.  I’m very interested in seeing what you think is good.

Enceladus Now!

After all the posts about possible locations of life in the solar system, we now have word from a NASA scientist about where we will most likely find life.  And that is Enceladus.

Enceladusstripes_cassiniSo, why Enceladus?  Well, we now know it has hydrothermal vents, which are an excellent place to look for life.  It also has plumes of water coming from geysers near the south pole.  We can analyse the composition of the water quite easily.

However, there are problems.  Cassini isn’t equipped to detect the right kind of molecules.  Also, there are no planned missions set to be near Enceladus.  It’ll have to wait.

You can read the full article here.