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The science of Battlestar Galactica /

by DiJusto, Patrick,
Authors: Grazier, Kevin Robert,%1961-%author Published by : Wiley, (Hoboken, N.J :) Physical details: xvi, 314 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. ISBN: 0470399090 Subject(s): Battlestar Galactica (Television program : 1978-1979) | Battlestar Galactica (Television program : 2003) | Battlestar Galactica (Television program : 2004-2009) | Technology %Popular works. | Science %Popular works. | Astronomy %Popular works. | Science fiction, American. Year: 2011
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Book Book AUM Main Library English Collections Hall 600 D54 (Browse Shelf) Available JBC/2012/6152

Includes bibliographical references and index.

"Battlestar Galactica (BSG) has been called the best show on television, and as real as science fiction gets. It has dealt with issues of religious freedom, patriotism, terrorism, genetic engineering, and the ultimate science fiction question: what does it mean to be human? While the re-imagined BSG may not be packed with cool techie tools (the bad guys don't even have laser guns for frak's sake!), this book shows that the science in the series has a lot to say about the use of science and technology in our lives today"--

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