Sci-Fi The History of Science Fiction Infographic


An Old Friend

Every year since 2005, the competitive exhibit Places and Spaces: Mapping Science has selected ten maps and data visualizations to add to its growing collection. The most eye-popping of this year's crop of finalists is Ward Shelley's twisty, tentacle-y "History of Science Fiction." Now, at a single glance, you can finally see how the Enlightenment gave birth to cyber punk.