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    The Incomparable MothershipNovember 14, 2015Asimov's "Foundation" trilogy
    272 Laid a Lot of Foundations

    We have seen tens of thousands of years into the future, and our best psychohistorians think the Galactic Empire will once again reign supreme… so long as there aren’t any surprise mutants or aliens. In this episode, we discuss Isaac Asimov’s classic “Foundation” trilogy. From the perspective of 2015, what still works, and what seems out of date? Plus: What else are we reading?