Note — Sep 16, 2018

Why Science Fiction Is the Most Important Genre

Seen in → No.49

Source → wired.com/2018/09/geeks-guide-yuval-noah-ha...

Yuval Noah Harari interviewed at Wired on the importance of scifi to make some topics part of the discourse and to make people think. Includes some interesting examples of stories he’d like to see.

“If you want to raise public awareness of such issues, a good science fiction movie could be worth not one, but a hundred articles in Science or Nature, or even a hundred articles in the New York Times.”