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Iain Banks explains the 'multiverse' theory

Iain Banks

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Acclaimed novelist and science fiction writer Iain Banks talks to Simon Mayo about his latest book, Transitions, a work founded on the idea of 'multiverse' theory.

Banks, who writes under the name Iain M Banks to denote his science fiction work, says his latest book combines both traditional fiction and science fantasy.

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