A program from the cycle of programs "Russian Cosmos" for the Galaxy TV channel.
In September, the science fiction short story contest "If Today is Tomorrow" was launched, which was announced by the IBS group of companies, the popular science magazine "Science and Life" and the Embassy of the Republic of France in Russia.
The purpose of the contest is to support Russian science fiction and identify new ideas for a technological breakthrough in the coming years.
Elena Lozovskaya, editor-in-chief of the journal "Science and Life", is a guest of the program.
A conversation about the traditions and future of the genre, about the unique "Soviet school" of fiction and new names, what will happen to the book in the future and what kind of fiction the younger generation prefers.
Lozovskaya E.L. - Candidate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, editor-in-chief of the journal "Science and Life". Sinitsyna L.A. - writer, member of the Union of Journalists of the Russian Federation, Deputy editor-in-chief of the journal "Science and Life". B.E. Chertok is a Soviet design scientist, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Hero of Socialist Labor. Barmin V.P. - Doctor of Technical Sciences, Academician of the USSR Academy of Sciences, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Hero of Socialist Labor. Korneev N.M. -- First Deputy General Designer of the Design Bureau of General Mechanical Engineering (KBOM). Selivanov A.S. - Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation, developer of radio equipment for space technology, Deputy General Designer of JSC "Russian Space Systems". Lopota V.A. - Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation, General Designer of S.P. Korolev RSC Energia. Tsiolkovsky K.E. is a Russian and Soviet theoretical scientist, thinker, teacher, inventor, author of many scientific works on aeronautics, rocket dynamics and cosmonautics, projects of aircraft and rocket and space technology. Grechko G.M. - pilot-cosmonaut of the USSR, twice Hero of the Soviet Union.