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SCIENCE FACT LOOKS LIKE SCIENCE FICTION Marcos Lutyens' artwork at Seaton Delaval Hall
Science Fact and Science Fiction: An Encyclopedia is a different sort of beast entirely; despite the pretensions of its subtitle, it is not an abbreviated version of what may be found in Nicholls and Clute, but rather an innovative attempt to delineate the uses of science within sf and the fictional possibilities of scientific discourse itself.
That science fiction has been turned into science fact in the form of laser technology, which currently has military, medical, and commercial application.
Even though scenes from the fast-paced blockbuster are more Hollywood fiction than science fact, researchers have long been sounding a similar alarm: Earth has been gradually warming for decades.
I had not met a fellow science fiction fan, but I began to realize science fiction was science fact for black people.
This week he will be asking organisations to submit plans for a centre that deals in science fact.
Langer, Professor of Psychology, Harvard University, author of Mindfulness; Ben Bova, author and Editor of Analog Science Fiction - Science Fact Magazine; Allen Walker Read, Emeritus Professor of English, Columbia University; William Lutz, Professor of English and Director of the English Graduate Program at Rutgers University, Camden, NJ, author of Doublespeak; Robert Anton Wilson, futurist, novelist, poet, and playwright; and Barbara Morgan, photographer, painter and author.
But in the last few years, scientists have come up with one important innovation after another in nanotechnology (the term conveys the size of the objects to be manipulated: a nanometer is one billionth of a meter) and science fiction has gradually been rolling into science fact.
Along with hearing William Shatner's keynote address "From Science Fiction to Science Fact," attendees can learn about two-factor authentication, strategies for preventing data leakage, ways to protect employees' information while they're on the road, and how top organizations have successfully enforced security policies.
Day in and day out, the employees of NASA go above and beyond the call of duty, and along the way, they turn science fiction into science fact," said NASA Administrator Charles Bolden.
Joan Nichols, a researcher at the University of Texas Medical Branch , said that it's really cool that scientists are now finally moving into science fact, CNN reported.
Boss Marcin Panek said: "It is science fiction becoming science fact.

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