Fiction that explores issues of climate change is growing at an unprecedented rate today, says the journalist who coined the phrase 'cli-fi', Dan Bloom. Here, he picks the five best books of the field, and introduces us to a globally important, underexplored literary genre
What will the next global conflict look like? Two of America’s leading defence experts, P W Singer and August Cole, turned to science fiction to explore the prospect of a future war, and how existing technology might be used in one. Here, they choose five novels depicting a fictional World War Three that served as inspiration.
The Editor in Chief of Guardian Newspapers talked to us in 2012 about brave new frontiers for journalism, the hunt for a business model to pay for it all, and what he hoped (and feared) the Leveson inquiry would decide about press regulation