Visions, Ventures, Escape Velocities: A Collection of Space Futures

EPUB MOBI iBooks Print-on-demand PDF Why should we go to space? To learn more about the universe and our place in it? To extract resources and conduct commerce? To demonstrate national primacy and technological prowess? To live and thrive in radically different kinds of human communities? Visions, Ventures, Escape Velocities takes on the challenge of imagining […]

Future of the Book: Stanford Panel Discussion

A panel discussion at Stanford University on May 13, 2014 on the Future of Reading, featuring:

Ed Finn, director of the Center for Science and the Imagination at Arizona State University

Eileen Gunn, science fiction author and publisher of The Infinite Matrix

David Rothenberg, experimental musician and professor of philosophy and music at the New Jersey Institute of Technology

Mark Algee-Hewitt, associate director of the Literary Lab at Stanford University

Dan Gillmor, journalist and professor at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University

The panel was part of our Sprint Beyond the Book project; learn more at