Robert Sawyer
Robert Sawyer

Robert J. Sawyerhas won the Hugo, Nebula, and Aurora Awards for best science fiction novel of the year. His latest novel isWWW:Watch, and his Web site is sfwriter.com.

Future Tense
Jan. 27 2011 10:26 AMThe Purpose of Science FictionHow it teaches governments—and citizens—how to understand the future of technology.
  News & Politics
Politics
March 31 2015 5:00 AM How the Founder of the Fugees Became a Big-Time Political Donor Without Anyone Knowing The musical artist chose to fund a super PAC through opaque, legal, and increasingly popular means.
  Slate Plus
Working
March 30 2015 11:32 AM The “How Does a U.N. Official Work?” Transcript What’s it like to manage the U.N.’s Ebola response? Read a transcript of Adam Davidson’s conversation with the assistant secretary-general for field support.