Science Fiction in the News Articles
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L. Sprague de Camp

Lyon Sprague de Camp (b. 1907 d. 2000) was an American writer of science fiction, fantasy, non-fiction and biography. In a career spanning 60 years, he wrote over 100 books, including novels and works of non-fiction, including biographies of other fantasy authors. He was a major figure in science fiction during the 1930s and 1940s.

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:

Slow Light Will Speed Communications
   Physicists at the NIST believe that a new class of light soliton may help speed up communications networks.
Light-Trapping Nanodoughnut Like Slow Glass
   Fascinating development shows that it is possible to trap - and hold indefinitely - a photon, releasing it at will.
MIT Tunes Ions For Frictionless Surface - Superlubricity!
   'My telelubricator here neutralizes the interatomic bonds the surface of any solid...' - L. Sprague de Camp, 1940.

 

 

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