Science and science fiction have common stories, thought experiments, and language. This book shows that relationship. It covers the magical terms that crystallized the futurists’ ideas and made them the common currency of our culture.
Nick Wood is a South African clinical psychologist and SF writer. His debut novel is AZANIAN BRIDGES, an alternative history, in a current South Africa where apartheid survives. Campbell, Nommos & BSFA shortlisted Best Novel.