McKinley is a Scot living in Switzerland, working in the rather
esoteric field of radioactive waste management. He assesses the
safety of disposal sites a million years in the future and analyses
how the Oklo reactors operated two billion years ago Ė which is
often hard to distinguish from science fiction.
experience ensures sound backdrops to his hard science fiction.
Adult action thrillers showcase the evolution of society in the face
of major technological advances and a degrading natural environment.
All extrapolations over the next century are credible, maybe
frighteningly so, given their dystopian nature.
published novels offer offbeat takes on the impact of the collapse
of a future, an even more ubiquitous Internet, and the emergence of