Beijing News (reporter Zhang Lu) 2019 China science fiction conference opens today (November 3). Liu Cixin, a famous science fiction writer, said in an interview with the media that big scientific devices are the phenomenon and symbol of Chinas increasing investment in basic science, and also provide huge historical resources and inspiration for science fiction creation.
When asked whether the existing fast and other large scientific devices in China will enter his creation in the future, Liu Cixin said that he has personally visited many large scientific devices, which are phenomena and signs of Chinas increasing investment in basic science, and also provide huge story resources and inspiration for science fiction. Its not just me, its possible that other science fiction writers will use these themes to create science fiction.
He said that one of the most sci-fi points of fast telescope is that it can be used to find signals that may be alien intelligence civilization, although this is not its main purpose. The man-made sun is nuclear fusion, which may bring huge and endless energy to human beings. When the energy is very sufficient, it can do many very science fiction things, such as changing the way of space propulsion, and even it can use huge energy to push some asteroids to earth orbit nearby for mining. Science fiction about artificial suns is rich and broad.
Source: responsible editor of Beijing News: Qiao JunJing, nbj11279