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Quartet of books about a boy discovering a secret passage in a stone circle
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I read this book at school in the early 1990's. I seem to remember the title being "Summer of [blank]" "Spring of [blank]" etc.It's centred on a village that has a stone circle. I vaguely remember the boy having an archaeologist father, and travelling through a secret passage in a Stonehenge-like stone circle and discovering another world underneath.The characters in each book were recurring in ea

What Was the Rationale of the Ancients for Eliminating Manual Dialing of Pegasus Stargates?
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Related to questions:Remote Dialing OptionStargate Network Version DifferencesI noticed while reading several articles on stargates that the Ancients had made "upgrades" in their 3rd version of the stargate network (Pegasus) regarding security. The one that strikes me as most odd is the fact that they eliminated the ability for Pegasus gates to be manually dialed (i.e., without the use of a DHD).

Story with flying cat?
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Remember reading a (loath to use the label) 'young adult' novel. A minor character was a cat who learnt to fly. The cat wasn't at all interested in the hero's problems and was happier chasing birds. Any ideas?

Why does River Song save the Doctor in Let's Kill Hitler?
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Could any one tell me why River Song saves the Doctor after kissing him with the poisoned lipstick? She was programmed to kill him, so why did she save him ?

Chronological order for Anne Bishop's Black Jewels stories
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I was looking at the list of stories and saw that there are quite a few, but I couldn't find a definitive list with all of the stories in proper in-universe chronological order.So, what is the correct order for all of the stories?

What is the proper viewing order of the DC Animated Universe?
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The DC Animated Universe consists of many shows. Is there a "proper" viewing order? More than one possible recommended order? Chronological order? Or are there enough overlaps to make it worth worrying about?

Material Question [duplicate]
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This question already has an answer here: How was Thor able to dent Captain America's Shield? 3 answers Why can't adamantium cut through vibranium? 7 answers

70s Young Adult science fiction short story collection available in schools
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I must have read this book around 1991 and even then it looked pretty old, so I believe that it was from the 70's. It was slightly over-sized with a mostly black cover featuring some nice 70's era sci-fi illustration. I believe the cover depicted scenes from the various stories inside the book, but the main image was of men in spacesuits firing laser guns at these crystal crab shaped aliens.I thin

How are Vulcans and Romulans different from each other?
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I know that Vulcans and Romulan come from the same parent race. But beyond that, how did they branch off? For how long they have been apart? Are they more different than human and chimps? Can they breed?

Can Reavers reproduce?
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Can the Reavers in Firefly/Serenity reproduce or otherwise grow their numbers, or are they stuck, always losing numbers? I'm not really counting the ones produced occasionally during a raid, but a more consistent method of reproduction.

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