Here's What You Need to Know About Asimov's Foundation

In anticipation of the upcoming Apple TV series, here are five must-know facts about the iconic books.

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  • Photo Credit: Featured photo via Michael Whelan's cover art for the original "Foundation Trilogy"

1. What is the series about? 

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  • Pictured: Asimov. 

    Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons

2. What is 'the Foundation'?

3. What is 'psychohistory'? 

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  • Michael Whelan's cover art for the original Foundation Trilogy

4. How does the Foundation series tie in with Asimov's other work?

5. Why do people love it so much?