Science fiction




Science fiction


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Science fiction: Stories and novels dealing, usually in a fanciful way, with scientific innovations such as space travel, robots, genetic manipulation, etc. Some SF novels also deal with sociological and philosophical problems. Forerunners of this genre are Utopian novels of former centuries. Among the classic SF writers are Jules Verne and H.G. Wells, prominent modern authors include Isaac Asimov, Ray Bradbury, R.A. Heinlein, James Blish, Kurt Vonnegut, and Arthur C. Clarke.



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