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"I have been a soreheaded occupant of a file drawer labeled 'Science Fiction' and I would like out, particularly since so many serious critics regularly mistake the drawer for a urinal."
- Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

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  The science of using gravity as a technology.  

Elmer's whole theory of gravitic a was pretty involved, and in some spots downright screwy. But on the whole it hung together, and there I was riding along on a stream of moving gravitons to prove it.
From Tricky Tonnage, by Malcom Jameson.
Published by Astounding Science Fiction in 1961
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