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Related to material in The Ringworld Throne
by Larry Niven

This is the third visit to the world of Ringworld, an amazing artifact - a ribbon of matter that fully surrounds a star, giving almost endless living space. Some characters from the previous books are seen; Louis Wu battles a plague of Pak Protectors (from other Known Space stories). More satisfying to Niven fans; this story is not for children.

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:

IP Cameras - Larry Niven's Webeye?
   IP cameras are providing a real short-cut for the surveillance-minded. Just position and click.

MIT Light-Detecting Fibers Create Niven's Webeye
   Amazing fiber web detects light; science fiction gadgets galore may soon exist.

Flexible Polymer Fiber Camera
   This technology could be used to create a foldable telescope or a camera that is integrated into clothing.

DIY Armed UAV (Toy)
   'Each a television eye and a sonic stunner...' - Larry Niven, 1972.

Denisovans, Neandertals... And Us?
   'But in far realms, among strange hominids, you couldn't shun each other, either.' - Larry Niven, 1996. 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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LoadRunner Robot Works Alone, Or In A Group
re: Isaac Asimov

Sierra Space Inflatable LIFE Habitat Burst Pressure Test
re: Arthur C. Clarke

Longest Immersed Tunnel Will Connect Denmark and Germany
re: Michel Verne

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