Science Fiction in the News Articles
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by E.E. 'Doc' Smith

Science fiction in the News articles describe real-world events that relate to the ideas and inventions in sf novels and movies. Select a news article:

Polymeric Nitrogen: Science Fiction Explosive
   Researchers of the Max Planck Institute for Chemistry have synthesised a polymeric cubic form of nitrogen where all atoms are connected with single covalent bonds, similar to carbon atoms in diamond, creating what may be the most powerful explosive e

Gravity Tractor Research By British Scientists
   It would take some planning and advance tracking, but a gravity tractor might actually work.

Terahertz Remote Sensing Detectors
   See through walls, containers and clothes from hundreds of feet away - and identify the unique signature of different substances.

Tractor Beam Works Over Longer Distances
   Still a prototype, and it only works in an atmosphere. But still, we're making progress.

Physicists Build Repulsor / Tractor Beam
   'Brandon swung mighty tractor beams upon the severed halves of the Jovian vessel...'- EE 'Doc' Smith, 1931.

Tractor Beams? They're Working On It
   'Brandon swung mighty tractor beams...' - Doc Smith, 1931.

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Nobe 3-Wheel Electric Vehicle Parking Like I, Robot
re: Robert Heinlein
(7/9/2019)

Michelin Self-Sealing Tires On Ford's Explorer
re: Jack Williamson
(7/7/2019)

Mushroom Eats Plastic, Saves Planet
re: Michael Crichton
(7/5/2019)

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