Matt Novak

Matt Novak is a writer living in Los Angeles. He writes Smithsonian magazine's Paleofuture blog and is a contributing editor at the Futurist magazine.

Future Tense
June 21 2012 1:36 PMBeyond Astronaut Ice CreamHow sci-fi writers like Arthur C. Clarke imagined we would feed space colonists.
Future Tense
Nov. 30 2011 8:00 AM“A Robot Has Shot Its Master”The 1930s hysteria about machines taking jobs and killing people.
Future Tense
May 15 2012 7:45 AMHow Space-Age Nostalgia Hobbles Our FutureContrary to popular belief, public support for space exploration in the 1960s was far from universal.
Future Tense
Nov. 29 2011 6:11 PMThe Robot Panic of the Great Depression
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Political Gabfest
Oct. 31 2014 1:29 PM You, The Gabfest, and a Hotel Room Win tickets to attend a taping of the Political Gabfest, live from David’s Chicago hotel room.