NASA partners with Tor-Forge for themed science fiction works
Good news for fans of hard science fiction (Hard SF is usually defined as any works with an emphasis on scientific and technical detail). NASA has teamed up with Tor-Forge Books to create a series of books based on concepts pertinent to current, and future, agency missions and operations.
The project will team up Tor-Forge writers with NASA scientists and engineers which will give the space agency will have a fun and interesting way to tell the public about their latest technologies and findings while giving the writers first hand technical information to make their novels as scientifically accurate as possible.
The announcement was made via a press release on the NASA homepage Monday.