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Recently I was in the Czech Republic, visiting Prague. Once I was there, I realized that the locals call the city Praha. This made me think about place names, since I too live in a place that is referred to one way by foreign visitors, and differently by those who live there: Switzerland. Switzerland has four "short names," one in each of the four official languages:

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I thought I would change gears this week and give a glimpse of what I'm currently ... Reading The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy 2018 (edited by Rich Horton) Clarkesworld Magazine (Issue 111) Apex Magazine (Issue 61) Listening to Red Planet by Kim Stanley Robinson (audiobook) The Geek's Guide to the Galaxy (podcast)