The Midwest Book Review for Our Grandchildren Redesigned

“Rejuvenation therapies that could potentially extend human lifespans to 160 years or more, chemical or bioelectronic cognitive enhancement that could double or triple IQ scores, bioelectronic devices for modulating brain processes including “pleasure centers”, so-called “designer babies”, and much more are poised to cross the threshold from science fiction to reality in the near future. Michael Bess offers a sober prediction of how such advances will directly affect human society, and the ethical dilemmas that could result. Our Grandchildren Redesigned is fascinating from cover to cover and near-impossible to put down. Highly recommended!” Read the full review at The Midwest Book...

Upcoming Event: Appearance at Seattle’s Pivot Art + Culture

Sci-fi author Ted Chiang will be speaking with Our Grandchildren Redesigned‘s author Dr. Michael Bess in Seattle at Pivot Art + Culture on January 14, 2016.  This program will feature Dr. Bess in dialogue with Seattle-based science fiction author, Ted Chiang. In a rare public appearance, Chiang will read from his acclaimed body of work that has earned him four Nebula Awards, four Hugo Awards, one Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award, and four Locus Awards, among many others. Find out more about the...