In the society today, it is very common for one to spend his or her time reading. In those types of readings, science fiction stories are one of the most common readings among many people. Science fiction, unlike any other literature, has very unique characteristics. The definition of science fiction is “fiction dealing principally with the impact of actual or imagined science on society or individuals having a science factor as an essential orienting component.” (
showed first 75 words of 691 total
showed last 75 words of 691 total
of different sources and apply in a number of fields” (Hand Out. Pg X) to make dreams, hopes, and fears come true in the stories. It is truly the unique characteristics of science fiction.
1. James Gun. Science Fiction Volume 3. eds
White Wolf Publishing. Clarkson, GA:
2. Webster, Merriam. Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary Tenth Edition. Springfield MA:1996.
3. Wells H. G. The War Of The World Tom Doherty Associates, Inc. 175 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10010: 1988.