Science and Hard Sci-fi: Cixin Liu vs My Brain

Cixin Liu’s 1 book The Three-Body Problem is described widely as hard science-fiction. This is Wikipedia’s (sourced) definition: "Hard science fiction is a category of science fiction characterized by an emphasis on scientific accuracy, technical […]

Notes on Cixin Liu’s Three Body Problem

I don’t like hard sci-fi. Possibly because it’s hard – for someone without a background in science – like me. Why isn’t there a social science fiction? Or a philosophy fiction? Not in the sense […]