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Peeking at the other reviews, I noted with interest that some people loved stories I hated and vice-versa so I’ll play the game: Reading this book meant being bombarded by idea after idea, challenging my imagination as well as thoroughly taxing my scientific knowledge. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Egan’s stories lack much of the wonder and awe I enjoy in reading about the possible egxn, but they are probably more believable for all that.
No harm, no foul! Mar 26, Kevin Kelsey rated it really liked it Shelves: High-school physics and my history of reading sci-fi was enough to arm me for the rest of the stories, although some concepts still came close to going right etan my head. Open Preview See a Problem?
So he gets a neural implant that makes him not care about the sanctity of life This book was extremely interesting and had an interesting plot. Some see the bubble as the revenge of an insane God.
Pe Pamant, efectele acestui fenomen sunt mimime — practic, viata isi urmeaza cursul ca si mai inainte, pentru ca disparitia stelelor nu afecteaza cu nimic, fizic, planeta. In the Library Request zxiomatico item to view in the Library’s reading rooms using your library card.
I saw this book in my recommendations on Scribd. Nik Stavrianos is an ex-cop private detective in a near future Australia where many residents greb been gene-sequenced to produce melanonin and are therefore now black.
But I admit ehan front that I am not a really deep thinker or student of physics. However, Quarantine, one of his first novels, is one of my favorites.
Collection delivery service resumes on Wednesday 2 January Surprisingly, I thought he soldiered through the technical parts fairly well, though they inevitably sounded like a textbook at times. Can I view this online? De hecho es notable la capacidad que tiene para esgrimir exactamente la palabra adecuada en cada momento.
Greg Egan specialises in hard science fiction stories with mathematical and quantum ontology themes, including the nature of consciousness. This is Australian writer Greg Egan’s first science fiction novel.
Jun 23, Joel Howard rated it it was amazing. axiomatkco
It’s in our library! Greg Egan specialises in hard science fiction stories with mathematical and quantum ontology themes, including the nature of consciousness. It ends when the main threads are just being brought to a head. Feb 26, Pablo Bueno rated it really liked it. My first reading of anything by Egan.
We older SF fans talk grfg lot about the sense of wonder aka sensawonda. Some see it as justice. By the time I finished reading these stories, I didn’t feel Egan’s imagined future was the one I’d choose for myself, but it probably was going to be similar to the one I’d end up with.
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Some of the ideas presented in this collection are haunting and seem day-after-tomorrow possible; Egan seasons his stories with just the right amount of science and technology to give the reader a sense of realism egaan the unfolding dystopia. Honestly, it kinda made my head spin. View all 6 comments.