I am constantly arguing with my physics professors about how a science fiction book can sometimes provoke more understanding than a textbook. Read more
Ever since the photon/two slit experiment and hugh everetts'
many world's theory,science fiction writers have had a field
day with speculation. Read more
I like Egan's work and don't generally mind it when he gets technical (e.g., as he did, ferquently, in Diaspora), but this books often seems to be little more than characters... Read morePublished on May 15 2002 by Andrew X. Lias