David Brin – There’s no doubt that scientific…

There’s no doubt that scientific training helps many authors to write better science fiction. And…


“There’s no doubt that scientific training helps many authors to write better science fiction. And yet, several of the very best were English majors who could not parse a differential equation to save their lives.”
-David Brin

David Brin – Predicting has a spotty record…

Predicting has a spotty record in science fiction. I’ve had some failures. On the other…


“Predicting has a spotty record in science fiction. I’ve had some failures. On the other hand, I also predicted the fall of the Berlin Wall and the rise of fundamentalist Islam… and I’m not happy to be right in all of those cases.”
-David Brin