Arthur C Clarke’s writings inspired generations of scientists and engineers. But did he and other science fiction writers really influence the science and technology around us? Come along as we look at how science fiction can become science fact.
Roger Luckhurst, School of English and Humanities, Birkbeck College,
Jenny Rohn, founder lablit.com and research scientist
Jon Turney, writer and critic of both popular science and science fiction books
Chris Welch, Principal Lecturer in Astronautics, Kingston Universit
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