Yesterday’s Sci-Fi is Tomorrow’s Technology
December 28, 2011 1 Comment
It is the end of 2011 and it has been an exciting year for science and technology. Announcements about artificial life, earthlike worlds, faster-than-light particles, clones, teleportation, memory implants, and tractor beams have captured our imagination. Most of these things would have been unthinkable just 30 years ago.
So, what better way to close out the year than to take stock of yesterday’s science fiction in light of today’s reality and tomorrow’s technology. Here is my take: