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Old 01-14-2011, 08:55 PM   #80
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... FTL communication, slowships that require time differentials to speak with planets, alien races with different evolutionary histories, sentient computer program, genetic engineering of viruses, teleportation by the scientific principles that control the FTL communication... does it not count as SF if it doesn't have lightsabers?
I've recently considered starting a thread about the difference between SF and fantasy, just to see what people thought. Does this conversation suggest there could be interest?
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