Fiction in the News Articles
Related to material in The Puppet Masters
by Robert Heinlein
Vintage Heinlein novel with well-drawn characters, great sf ideas fully realized, and really alien aliens who are yet very sympatico with humans. They're really creepy; a great Twilight Zone episode was made from this book.
in the News articles describe real-world events that relate to the ideas
and inventions in sf novels and movies. Select a news article:
Russian Flying Saucers Coming to USA
Flying Saucers from Russia are coming to our skies - and the U.S. Naval Air Systems Command invited them.
I always liked the finger watch; now you can get a calendar ring.
Toxoplasma Gondii Parasite Mind Control
How could a tiny parasite influence the behavior of an entire organism?
Remember Ring From Goldsmith's
Unique ring uses a micro thermopile to help you remember important dates - yeah, like that one.
Parasitic Worms Create 'Zombie' Snails
I thought Toxoplasma gondii was bad, but these poor snails really get a raw deal.
Bone Conduction Cell Phone
Who would think of a bone conduction phone. Besides Pantech - RAH, that's who.
Complete Human Skin Grown From Stem Cells
Not just skin cells, this discovery could lead to complete skin substitutes grown on lab mice.
Artificial Skin From Spain
Artificial skin is an sf favorite - now, researchers have got you covered.
Cellphone Inventor Cooper Trails Heinlein Again
RAH called this one too, almost sixty years ago.
'Spray-On Skin' Heals Leg Ulcers
'...she helped the doctor spray on surrogate skin.' - Robert Heinlein, 1951
Surreal iPhone Ad Video Parody Channels Dick, Heinlein
'... the audio relay is buried surgically...'- Robert Heinlein, 1951.
L'Oreal To 3D Print Human Skin
'...She helped the doctor spray on surrogate skin.'- Robert Heinlein, 1951.
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