August 24th, 2005

lon chaney

Time and a word

A Brief History of Time Travel

A short and interesting analysis of chronophysics as it has been approached in science fiction. What happens when you go back and kill your father before you were born? Depends on your universe.

By the redoubtable Justin B. Rye, author of Espe-Ranto: Learn Not To Speak Esperanto, the excellent Star Trek Rant (why Trek's science and tech makes no sense), and great essays on SF Xenolinguistics and Futurese.