Science Fiction in the News Articles
Related to material in Sally
by Isaac Asimov

Fascinating short story that details a visit to a kind of preserve for autonomous vehicles. I'm particularly interested because of the way that cars are being "trained" by watching millions of human behaviors using deep learning algorithms.

('Sally' by Isaac Asimov)

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:

Self-Steering Buses In Cambridge
   Self-steering cars and buses are coming!

Autonomous Cars: Who Is Responsible For Driving?
   It's been a criminal offense for at least a hundred years to drive manually on a public highway.- Arthur C. Clarke, 1976.

No Human Drivers By 2040 - Israel
   'It's been a criminal offense... to drive manually on a public highway.' - Arthur C. Clarke, 1976.

Tesla Autopilot's 40 Percent Crash Reduction
   ''I hope all those other cars are on automatic,' he said anxiously.' - Arthur C. Clarke, 1976

U of M's MCity To Feature Asimov's Automatobuses
   Should you turn autonomous buses off?

Autonomous Cars Talk To Each Other At MCity
   'My cars talk to one another.' - Isaac Asimov, 1953.

Pegasus, Nvidia Supercomputer For Autonomous Driving
   '...a 2045 convertible with a Hennis-Carleton positronic motor and an Armat chassis.' - Isaac Asimov, 1953.

Tesla Electric Automatobus Prototype Spotted?
   Those buses need to feed on something.

When Will The Feds Ban Human Drivers?
   'The first laws came out forcing the old machines off the highways...' - Isaac Asimov, 1953.

World's First Autonomous Tram In Germany
   What's it like for autonomous trams when they're turned off at night?

Tesla Autopilot: What Does An Autonomous Car See When It Looks At The Road?
   'Jeremiah is a sports-model to begin with and that kind is awfully hot-tempered.' - Isaac Asimov, 1953. is devoted to the creative inventions of science fiction authors and movie makers. Look for the Science Fiction Invention Category that interests you, the Glossary of Science Fiction Inventions, the Timeline of Science Fiction Inventions, or see what's New.
new authors and technologies - Shop for yourself, your library and your lab.





Science Fiction
in the News

SliceIt! Why Not Teach Robots To Use Knives?
re: Anne McCaffrey

NYC/Dublin Portal Fails To Meet 'Guardian Of Forever' Standards
re: Gene Roddenberry

FLOAT Levitating Train On The Moon ala Clarke
re: Arthur C. Clarke

More SF in the News

Home | Glossary | Invention Timeline | Category | New | Contact Us | FAQ | Advertise | - where science meets fiction™

Copyright© Technovelgy LLC; all rights reserved.