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.
Wesley Chu was shortlisted for the John W. Campbell Best New Writer Award. His debut, The Lives of Tao, earned him an ALA Alex Award & a Science Fiction Goodreads Choice Award. Chu’s next series with be released with Tor Books in 2015.