Neal Stephenson Interview Podcast on Slate

“We’ve seen obvious lapses in the ability of our technologies to give us things that we want.” – Neal Stephenson

Our colleagues at Future Tense have launched a new podcast series on science fiction and their first guest is Neal Stephenson. Check out the interview to hear Tim Wu ask Neal about getting big stuff done, the abiding lure of platonism and the confirmation bias of science fiction predictions.

Listen to the conversation between Tim Wu and Neal Stephenson:






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  1. […] stories that shock us into thinking, that gird us to prevent the scenario portrayed. Listen to a recent podcast of Neal Stephenson on Science Fiction, on Slate. Greg Bear, Vernor Vinge and I are also part of this movement, and there was positive […]