“It’s cold on the wall. That’s the first thing everybody tells you, and the first thing you notice when you’re
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The two collections, published seventeen years apart, both demonstrate Chiang's ability to subtly weave very human stories using the mechanics of traditional science-fiction tropes. Yes, there are aliens and teleportation devices, time machines and androids, and artificial intelligence but these
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