Lizard Brain is a shared blog about Science Fiction and Fantasy from Daniel Abraham and Ty Franck.

Archive for April 2017

GUEST POST: Losing Science in Drama (and Finding Drama in Science)

04.04.17
by Daniel Abraham

[NOTE: This post contains minor spoilers!] There is a singular feature in the novels of The Expanse that we have tried very hard to express in the series: the idea that space itself is a character. From the start, we’ve always attempted to portray the physical realities of life in space with as much, well, realism, as we can while still serving our dramatic needs, and whenever possible, we use physics itself to create drama in a way that almost every science fiction film or TV series […]

Some cool news!

04.04.17
by Ty Franck

So this happened! Thank you everyone.  A lot of people worked very hard on this show, and it’s so gratifying to see that their efforts resonated with the fans.         And here’s the Season 3 writer’s room starting up!