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Free & Discounted Kindle Books for Wednesday

Here’s your first group of free and discounted Kindle book offers in a variety of genres for Wednesday: for those books listed as being free in this post – while the pricing of the free status is valid at the time of this posting, please make sure you check the pricing carefully before you press the “buy” button as it could revert back to paid status at any time!Book Description:Caleb hurried to the post office. He had to get in and out before his sister finished at the general store. “Any...

The Future of Zero-Gravity Living Is Here

One moment I am my normal self, lying flat on my back, gazing at the ceiling. The next moment, I am released. My body drifts up from the floor, and there is no force on me at all from any direction.I’m out over the Gulf of Mexico in G-Force One, a vintage Boeing 727 that belongs to the Zero Gravity Corporation. The plane, which provides scientists and thrill-seekers with the chance to experience weightlessness without going to space, has just seven rows of seats, way at the back. Instead...

Exclusive: Riding with Klay Thompson, sharing his Warriors bliss

OAKLAND — If they could sign lifetime contracts, Warriors star Klay Thompson might have inked one Thursday. He was feeling that good.Maybe this feeling will last beyond this fantasy of a day, when the clouds cleared the sky in adoration of the Warriors. Maybe it stays with him Into next season and beyond, into the summer of 2019. That’s when the Warriors’ superstar quartet, which made a pact to play together last July, will have its unity first tested. And the first stay-or-leave choice will...