Science Fiction in the News Articles
Related to material in The Sirens of Titan
by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

Vonnegut's second novel; Malachi Constant, the richest man in 22nd-century America, has done nothing significant with his life. He travels around the solar system, finally meeting the man responsible for his fortunes, good and bad, Winston Niles Rumfoord.

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:

Levitating Bed Vonnegut's Future Now
   Kurt Vonnegut called this one about 45 years ago.

TM9 Turf Mat Grass Roof (And Living Room Carpet?)
   I think Vonnegut's (and Heinlein's) grass carpets are now just about ready - in easy-to-use carpet tile form.

Hoverit Lounger Suspended Vonnegut Dream
   Quite the lifestyle enhancement, this clear acrylic lets you lounge upon an invisible field of magnetic force. Now with Hoverit Lounger video!

Hovering Levi-Table
   Furniture that floats - that's the future - at least of the office - according to Kurt Vonnegut. is devoted to the creative inventions of science fiction authors and movie makers. Look for the Science Fiction Invention Category that interests you, the Glossary of Science Fiction Inventions, the Timeline of Science Fiction Inventions, or see what's New.
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Science Fiction
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Jet-Powered Flying Suits Tested By Navy
re: Philip Frances Nowlan

Pub Installs Electrified Fence Around Bar
re: Mark Twain

What Does A Tesla Full Self-Driving Car See?
re: Paramahansa Yogananda

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