Futures from Nature
Edited by Henry Gee.
Includes a story by College at Brockport alumna and former faculty member Nancy Kress: Product development.
"100 speculative fictions from the pages of the leading science journal."--From cover.
"Here are 100 very short stories on the subject of the future and what it might be like. These pieces were originally published in the great science journal Nature between 1999 and 2006, as one-page features that proved very popular with readers. The authors include scientists, journalists, and many of the most famous SF writers in the world. Futures from Nature includes everything from satires and vignettes to compressed stories and fictional book reviews, science articles, and journalism, in eight-hundred word modules. All of them are entertaining and as a group they are a startling repository of ideas and attitudes about the future. Appearing in book form fo the first time, these one hundred pieces were originally published in the great science journal, Nature, between 1999 and 2006, as one-page features. That proved very popular with the readers of the journal. This is a unique book, by scientists and writers, of interest to any reader who might like to speculate about the future. With stories from:Arthur C. Clarke; Bruce Sterling; Charles Stross; Cory Doctorow; Greg Bear; Gregory Benford; Oliver Morton; Ian Macleod; Rudy Rucker; Greg Egan; Stephan Baxter; Barrington J. Bayley; Brian Stableford; Frederik Pohl; Vernor Vinge; Nancy Kress, Michael Moorcock, Vonda N. McIntyr; Kim Stanley Robinson; John M. Ford; and eighty more."--Publisher.
320 pages ; 21 cm.
New York : Tor, 2008, c2007.
Literature in English, North America
Gee, Henry and Kress, Nancy, "Futures from Nature" (2008). Brockport Bookshelf. 359.