The Dead Past was a short story by Human author Isaac Asimov. The story described using a device to see through time and the abuse of such a device to see the immediate past. DTI special agent George Faunt feared a stolen time perceptor could be used and abused in the same way as the device in the story. (DTI novel: Watching the Clock) External link[edit | edit source] The Dead Past article at Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved from "https://memory-beta.fandom.com/wiki/The_Dead_Past?oldid=409077" Categories: Memory Beta articles sourced from novels Earth literature Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.