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Pretty good video not only presents sfnal inventions from the past two generations, but tells you how to solve any problems arising from the use thereof. (Read
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|"From the depths of pictoral sf, I direct your attention to
The comic is called Little White Mouse, and this particular chapter I linked has the little heroin being pursued by what they call a G-Class Cyberdog Unit in an automated orbital mining station.
Which brings to mind the question; Do you consider comics and webcomics a source of sf?"
(filty 11/12/2008 3:29:18 PM)
|"Yes, I do think that comics and other graphic arts add to the sf canon. If you have some other items, I'll start a section for Little White Mouse. Here's the graphic.
(Bill Christensen 11/12/2008 7:05:49 PM)
|"What kind of items do you mean? I'm a little uncertain as to whether you mean of Little White Mouse comics that refer to this particular topic, topics throughout the whole site that relate, or other such comics.
On that note, there are a pretty decent amount of sci-fi comics with some measure idea's of future technologies, though generally less then I'd think could be find in novels."
(filty 11/16/2008 6:07:08 PM)
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