- The New Accelerator
The drug has considerable advantages as well as risks, drawing upon a trope present in other of Wells' literary works that describes the possibility of scientific discoveries to be both a blessing and a curse.
"The New Accelerator" was adapted for the first episode of the 2001 miniseries, The Infinite Worlds of H. G. Wells.
- ^ Best, Steven, and Douglas Kellner: "H. G. Wells, Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering: A Dystopic Future."
- Complete text of "The New Accelerator" from ClassicReader
- The New Accelerator publication history at the Internet Speculative Fiction Database
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