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Obvious Errors in Science Fiction (and how to avoid them)

Andrew Love, Jr

Hello. My name is Andrew Love. I've been giving science talks at Balticon since 2000 - I try to come up with a different topic each year, and this year I ran into a few recurring science errors in science fiction, that are so prevalent that it seems like authors are copying notions from each other, without thinking about them. So that's what I'm going to talk about for about an hour today.

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