Ian McEwan

Mar. 29, 2013

Gripping Science Tales Need Not Be Science Fiction

How can scientists tell compelling stories without hyping or distorting the science?

science and storytelling, asuorigins, asu origins, lawrence krauss, brian greene, ian mcewen, ian mc ewen, plot, characters

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