Science Fiction in the News Articles
related to the works of

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.

Kurt Vonnegut (b. 1922 d. 2007) was an American author. In a career spanning over 50 years, Vonnegut published fourteen novels, three short story collections, five plays, and five works of non-fiction.

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:

Levitating Bed Vonnegut's Future Now
   Kurt Vonnegut called this one about 45 years ago.
TM9 Turf Mat Grass Roof (And Living Room Carpet?)
   I think Vonnegut's (and Heinlein's) grass carpets are now just about ready - in easy-to-use carpet tile form.
So It Goes
   Author Kurt Vonnegut, who wrote so many books that we've all enjoyed, died yesterday at 84.
Ice-Nine Modeled In Harvard Computer - We're Doomed
   Okay, the world probably won't end, but Harvard researchers really do think they have found a way for ice to be solid at room temp.
Neowater - Like Intracellular Water
   Unique process creates a specially structured water that is very similar to intracellular water; this should have both medical and industry applications.
Hoverit Lounger Suspended Vonnegut Dream
   Quite the lifestyle enhancement, this clear acrylic lets you lounge upon an invisible field of magnetic force. Now with Hoverit Lounger video!
Hovering Levi-Table
   Furniture that floats - that's the future - at least of the office - according to Kurt Vonnegut.
Ice Formation At Room Temperature Is Possible With New Material
   This technology will have a number of practical implications. Busy, busy, busy, says Bokonon.



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