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Timeline of Science Fiction Inventions

Technovelgy has a neat list of the first appearance in print of many SF inventions (ansibles, waldoes, and over 1,100 others).

Link

Posted in Books & Authors January 30th, 2007 by Chip
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Joke

function Cthulhu()
{
print “Gadzooks! Tentacles!”;
return 1;
}

$eldritch = Cthulhu(); // the call of Cthulhu

(This suddenly occurred to me after an overlong coding run. I cracked myself up. It’s time to seek professional help.)

Posted in Computers & Internet, Ephemera January 30th, 2007 by Chip
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