Quote by William Gibson : “I think that our future”

I think that our future has lost that capital F we used to spell it with. The science fiction future of my childhood has had a capital F – it was assumed to be an American Future because America was the future. The Future was assumed to be inherently heroic, and a lot of other […]

Quote by William Gibson : “I think the least important”

I think the least important thing about science fiction for me is its predictive capacity. – William Gibson

Quote by William Gibson : “A snappy label and a”

A snappy label and a manifesto would have been two of the very last things on my own career want list. That label enabled mainstream science fiction to safely assimilate our dissident influence, such as it was. Cyberpunk could then be embraced and given prizes and patted on the head, and genre science fiction could […]

Quote by Ridley Scott : “I am a science fiction”

I am a science fiction enthusiast, really, deep down. – Ridley Scott

Quote by Arthur Koestler : “The progress of science is”

The progress of science is strewn, like an ancient desert trail, with the bleached skeleton of discarded theories which once seemed to possess eternal life. – Arthur Koestler

Quote by Donald Knuth : “People think that computer science”

People think that computer science is the art of geniuses but the actual reality is the opposite, just many people doing things that build on eachother, like a wall of mini stones. – Donald Knuth

Quote by Donald Knuth : “Science is what we understand”

Science is what we understand well enough to explain to a computer. Art is everything else we do. – Donald Knuth

Quote by Buzz Aldrin : “As a student I wrote”

As a student, I wrote English reports on science fiction. – Buzz Aldrin

Quote by Buzz Aldrin : “Just as Mars a”

Just as Mars – a desert planet – gives us insights into global climate change on Earth, the promise awaits for bringing back to life portions of the Red Planet through the application of Earth Science to its similar chemistry, possibly reawakening its life-bearing potential. – Buzz Aldrin

Quote by Buzz Aldrin : “The biggest benefit of Apollo”

The biggest benefit of Apollo was the inspiration it gave to a growing generation to get into science and aerospace. – Buzz Aldrin