Where was the Second Foundation?

Where was the Second Foundation?

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How do I read Asimov?

Isaac Asimov suggested reading order:

  1. I, Robot.
  2. The Caves of Steel.
  3. The Naked Sun.
  4. The Robots of Dawn.
  5. Robots and Empire.
  6. The Stars, Like Dust.
  7. The Currents of Space.
  8. Pebble in the Sky.

Should you read prequels first?

You should read the book series in the order that they were published. It's much more fun to read the main book first and meet a lot of characters and afterwards learn more about the background of the characters. If you read the prequels first, that sense of mystery that every new story you start has is gone.

How do you read a foundation book?

If you just want to read the Foundation novels and not the Robot series, here is the order to follow as of now:

  1. Prelude to Foundation (1988)
  2. Forward the Foundation (1993)
  3. Foundation (1951)
  4. Foundation and Empire (1952)
  5. Second Foundation (1953)
  6. Foundation's Edge (1982)
  7. Foundation and Earth (1986)

What does prequel mean in English?

: a work (such as a novel or a play) whose story precedes that of an earlier work.

What is prequel mean?

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. A prequel is a literary, dramatic or cinematic work whose story precedes that of a previous work, by focusing on events that occur before the original narrative.

What do you call a sequel to a sequel?

This is often called a direct sequel. ... A sequel to the first sequel might be referred to as a "third installment", a threequel, or a second sequel.

Why do sequels fail?

A successful film often isn't just about the plot. It's also about the broader themes, and the emotions they stir in you. The sequels and reboots failed because they ignored the clear subtext of the original, and just made movies about wacky ghost-based slapstick instead. ...

Is there going to be a sequel to I Robot?

I, Robot 2 Probably Won't Happen.

Did Sonny kill Dr Lanning?

Spooner and Calvin speak with Sonny for one last time, and he informs them that he actually did kill Lanning, because Lanning forced him to kill him, making him swear to listen to him before instructing him to commit it.

How does everyone think Dr Lanning died?

How does everyone think Dr. Lanning died? The evidence that the police find clearly shows that Lanning committed suicide by jumping out of a 10 story window into the main lobby of USR.

Who killed Alfred Lanning in the movie I Robot?

Alfred Lanning (1960 - 2035 in the film) is the founder of USR. In I, robot, he was killed by a robot. He is Sonny's father.

What is the moral lesson of the movie I Robot?

The moral of the story is that not always technology can be controlled by us, especially when you give them a lot of autonomy in decisions, you always have to be careful to avoid technology revolution.

How did I Robot movie end?

The death of a robot expert (James Cromwell) has been ruled a suicide. Detective Del Spooner (Will Smith), who is hostile to robots and regarded as something of a loose cannon, believes that he was murdered, and he enlists a robot shrink (Bridget Moynahan) to help him make his case.

Why does Del Spooner hate robots?

Spooner seems to have a violent aptitude towards robots and people who place their trust in them. This strong negative attitude he has against robots was caused when he was in a car accident with a little girl, (named Sarah) and the NS-4 that was passing nearby him happened to save him instead of her.

Can machines replace humans?

Yes, robots will replace humans for many jobs, just as innovative farming equipment replaced humans and horses during the industrial revolution. ... Factory floors deploy robots that are increasingly driven by machine learning algorithms such that they can adjust to people working alongside them.

Who was the name of Spooners boss?

lieutenant john bergin

How did Spooner lose his arm?

Detective Spooner is telling the story of how he lost his arm. He was in a car accident, and found himself and a young girl underwater, about to drown. Will was saved by a robot that was passing by. ... That was a direct order from a human to a robot.

Who is the bad guy in I Robot?

Virtual Interactive Kinetic Intelligence

What does Viki mean in I Robot?

Virtual Interactive Kinetic Intelligence