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Greenhouse - New Science Fiction on Climate Change
Edited by Gordon Van Gelder
Cover Artist: Eric Drooker's The Maze
Review by Sam Tomaino
OR Books Trade Paperback  ISBN/ITEM#: 9781935928270
Date: 24 January 2011 / Publisher's Website / Show Article /

Greenhouse is an anthology of 'New Science Fiction on Climate Change' and has stories by Brian W. Aldiss, Jeff Carlson, Judith Moffett, Matthew Hughes, Gregory Benford, Michael Alexander, Bruce Sterling, Joseph Green, Pat MacEwen, Alan Dean Foster, David Prill, George Guthridge, Paul Di Filippo, Chris Lawson, Ray Vukcevich, and M.J. Locke.

From official release/information:

"[T]here is a lot about global warming that we don't know. As the planet heats up, almost certainly some regions will experience more intense droughts, but which regions, exactly, and how intense will those droughts be? ....The greatest unknown of all is, of course, how people, collectively, will respond. Will they be chastened? Genocidal? Or will they just muddle along, behind growing seawalls and shrinking coasts? Science—even social science—can't answer questions like this, which is why we turn to science fiction. Welcome to the Greenhouse!" —Elizabeth Kolbert

Note: the book is only available via the publisher and also comes as an eBook.

(Source: OR Books)

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