Fiction in the News Articles
Related to material in Things Pass By
by Murray Leinster
Large celestial bodies entering the solar system at relativistic speeds create disasters -
The first of the cosmoquakes was relatively mild. The earth's atmosphere went crazy, and the sun's photosphere burst into frenzied eruption. There were casualties here and there, and earthquakes of varying intensity followed itů
Can humanity weather the storm?
in the News articles describe real-world events that relate to the ideas
and inventions in sf novels and movies. Select a news article:
Contour Crafting: 3D House Printer
Perhaps you've used those programs that let you design your dream house, creating a Computer Aided Design (CAD) file. Not quite ready to take up the hammer and start building? What if you could just "print" your house?
Sketch Furniture Ultra Rapid Prototyping
Amazing technology so advanced only children's fantasy could predict it; the purple crayon is included.
3D Printing Your Winter Reality
'It makes drawings in the air following drawings it scans with photo-cells...'- Murray Leinster, 1945.
World's First 3D Printed Villa
'It makes drawings in the air following drawings...'- Murray Leinster, 1945.
CreoPop 3D Pen Draws In Midair
'It makes drawings in the air...'- Murray Leinster, 1945.
Protopiper Lets You Sketch Full-Size Objects In Real Space
'Plastic comes out of the end of the drawing arm and hardens...'- Murray Leinster, 1945.
XYZprinting 3D Pen Used, Reviewed By Terrible Artist
'Plastic comes out of the end of the drawing arm and hardens...' - Murray Leinster, 1945.
3D Cocooner From Festo Spins Web In Mid-Air
'It makes drawings in the air following drawings it scans with photo-cells.' - Murray Leinster, 1945
3D Printed Dubai Building Is World's Largest
'This thing will start at one end of ...a house and build it complete to the other end, following drawings only.' - Murray Leinster, 1945.
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