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The following is a list of articles about recurring themes in science fiction.

Overarching themes

See also: Science fiction genre

Beings and entities

Body and mind alterations


Political themes

Main article: Political ideas in science fiction


See also: Fictional technology and Technology in science fiction


See also


  1. ^ "Parasitism and Symbiosis". The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction. 10 January 2016.
  2. ^ Guarino, Ben (19 May 2017). "Disgusting 'Alien' movie monster not as horrible as real things in nature". The Washington Post.
  3. ^ Glassy, Mark C. (2005). The Biology of Science Fiction Cinema. McFarland. pp. 186 ff. ISBN 978-1-4766-0822-8.
  4. ^ Moisseeff, Marika (23 January 2014). Aliens as an Invasive Reproductive Power in Science Fiction. HAL Archives-Ouvertes. pp. 239–257.
  5. ^ Williams, Robyn; Field, Scott (27 September 1997). "Behaviour, Evolutionary Games and .... Aliens". Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 30 November 2017.