When we think of a future impacted by climate change it’s all catastrophes and dystopias. I know, it’s scary but science fiction has our back and can help us see a world where things are pretty rough but humanity is trying. Solarpunk is the balm for your climate weary souls. Check out this list of books that will help restore your faith in the future.
Solarpunk is a positive take on the future where people use ecofriendly science to help the survive. There’s a strong emphasis on community and working together. Basically the direct opposite of cyberpunk in every way.
The list contains 10 books that cover a wide berth of solarpunk fiction including novels by well known names in science fiction as well as anthologies. They incorporate science and social issues seamlessly. If you’re getting a bit overwhelmed with all the news of climate change, why not kick back and read about a future where a lot of warm weather isn’t the end of the world.