The science of space, with Dr Alastair Reynolds. Plus: how does broadband go faster?; why can’t nuclear waste be shot in to the Sun?; and what happens when black holes merge?
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An interview with Alastair Reynolds, author of Revelation Space, Redemption Ark, Absolution Gap and more.
This week you’ll learn how Alastair Reynolds went from Cornwall to a doctorate in astronomy, to pushing ice across the vastness of space. How much do current scientific advances influence him? Does he feel a kinship with Mass Effect? What order should you read his darn books in? All these questions and more will be answered.Download audio here.Download video here.
Luke reviews House of Suns by Alastair Reynolds.
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