A foundation series

Isaac Asimov's Foundation series originally started with what is known as the Foundation trilogy. These consisted of the following:

Together they introduced the idea of Psychohistory, and the potential for predicting and possibly managing future social development.

Many years after that, Asimov wrote several new novels as sequels and prequels:

After Asimov's death, the Asimov estate authorized three more prequel novels:


The BBC produced a radio serialization in 1973.

A television adaptation premiered on 24 September 2021 on Apple TV. It has two ten-episode seasons with the third one upcoming in 2024.

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Isaac Asimov's Foundation Universe Novels
Robot Series: The Caves of Steel | The Naked Sun | The Robots of Dawn | Robots and Empire
Empire Series: The Stars, Like Dust | The Currents of Space | Pebble in the Sky
Foundation Series: Prelude to Foundation | Forward the Foundation | Foundation | Foundation and Empire | Second Foundation | Foundation's Edge | Foundation and Earth