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The book tour has wound down, and in classic introvert fashion I am recharging my batteries in solitude and beginning to turn my thoughts toward future projects. In the meantime, my friends at Lithive have set up a community site for SEVENEVES. You can go there to see technical drawings, a bonus illustration of Endurance, and a “making of” video, as well as other goodies that might be rolled out…


Congratulations to Blue Origin! Gradatim Ferociter.

Read the first 26 pages of Seveneves


Thanks to the folks at HarperCollins and various book stores and venues around the country, the SEVENEVES book tour schedule is coming together--click here to see what we have so far.

Notes on 416 Days of Treadmill Desk Usage

Neal Stephenson - March 2015

Since I’ve advocated for the use of treadmill desks in Some Remarks and evangelized it to people I know, I thought it behooved me to publish some data and some reflections on it, born of experience. I have been using a treadmill desk for a few years, but in mid-January of 2014 I began keeping…

Lascaux: The Journey

Congratulations to the good people at Fat Pony Games for shipping Lascaux: the Journey which is an unusual and very cool combination of strategy game and art game. The elevator pitch might be that it supplies the missing backstory for the prehistoric Lascaux cave paintings by allowing players to game the set of experiences that those artists…

SEVENEVES cover design

Thanks to the team at HarperCollins for putting together a great cover design for SEVENEVES. My task for today is to stop admiring it and get back to work checking over the page proofs.



Congratulations to Tony Wolf on the publication of SUFFRAJITSU! Tony deserves credit for years of patient research and steady promotion of…


I helped make a graphic novel