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PostPosted: Tue Apr 07, 2009 1:23 pm 
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I don't think anyone has linked to this:-

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7948058.stm

Four writers - Ken Macleod, Paul Cornell, Iain Banks and Ian Watson - talk about the science in their fiction.

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Paul Cornell is always lots of fun.

I was reading a similar article a while back (perhaps two years ago).

I think it was William Gibson who was saying that, Science is moving so fast, that we cannot keep up with it to write new stories that might one day be based off of fact. Interestingly enough, it's the reasons that subgenres were probably created.


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Homeland security takes a trip down 1980's Memory Lane according to the Washington Post


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