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William Gibson talks about ‘The Peripheral,’ the power of Twitter, and his next book set in today’s Silicon Valley

I’ve been obsessed with William Gibson’s last novel, “The Peripheral,” since it came out in 2014. It touches on many widely discussed themes in 2016, including growing economic inequality, rule by technology, and the catastrophic effects of climate change.  Gibson is most famous for inventing the term “cyberspace,” which he coined in his 1982 short story, “Burning […]
William Gibson talks about ‘The Peripheral,’ the power of Twitter, and his next book set in today’s Silicon Valley
Lifestyle

The 25 Best Sci-Fi Books Of All Time, According To The Internet

Science fiction is about imagination. The genre forces both readers and writers to think beyond the confines of their own universe while considering major themes like morality, family, and war. The best sci-fi books show both the opportunities and consequences of human innovation, while demonstrating the infinite possibilities of what […]
The 25 Best Sci-Fi Books Of All Time, According To The Internet
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RANKED: The 13 Sexiest —  And Totally Real —  Robots Ever Made

The idea of a human-like robot has been ingrained in pop culture since before computers as we know them were even a remote possibility. Thanks to the incredible leaps forward in computing speed and artificial intelligence over the last few decades, humanoid robots are just now approaching the functionality that […]
RANKED: The 13 Sexiest  —  And Totally Real  —  Robots Ever Made
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Here’s How Geeks Find Love At New York Comic Con

With sweaty palms and hearts racing,fanboys and fangirls stood in hour-long lines for autograph signings and panels at New York Comic Con, gripped by the chance to meet their favourite actors, comic book authors, and androids. Others came to the annual convention to fulfil a different fantasy: meeting the geek […]
Here’s How Geeks Find Love At New York Comic Con
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10 Science Fiction Novels That Correctly Predicted The Future

Science fiction and fantasy books are often just the authors’ predictions about what they think the world will be like in 10, 20, or hundreds of years. But sometimes these books eerily hit the nail on the head, even going into great detail about inventions, technologies, and societal norms which, […]
10 Science Fiction Novels That Correctly Predicted The Future