"I'm a fairly visual thinker. In doing science, I think in terms of pictures of things happening, and then do the mathematics."
I'm not sure when this term was originated, but this seems like an early usage.
Science fiction author Murray Leinster wrote a 1964 novel titled Time Tunnel, which describes a wormhole connecting the years 1904 and 1964. It's an alternate history story, in which Napoleon establishes a permanent rule in Europe. The rights were bought by 20th Century Fox, which created the series based loosely on the book. Most people who grew up in the 1960's remember the famous Irwin Allen television show The Time Tunnel.
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