Science Fiction in the News Articles
Related to material in The Killing Machine
by Jack Vance

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:

Wing-Morphing Micro Air Vehicles
   Bird-like MAVs use wings based on sea gulls to navigate urban canyons.

FlowerBot Robotic Flower Follows And Grabs
   Neat little robot looks just like a flower; take a look at the video to see it work.

Walking House Ambles Away From Disaster
   Fascinating project puts a robotic base under an ancient lifestyle.

China's Crab Walker Robot Tank In Firing Mode
   'The mechanism was to consist of eighteen segments, each equiped with a pair of legs...'- Jack Vance, 1964.

Ancient Russian Walking Excavator Would Be Perfect RV
   I don't need it to go fast, it just needs to amble along.

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'Metallic Wood' Strong Like Titanium, Floats In Water
re: Edgar Rice Burroughs
(3/28/2019)

Seabreacher, H.G. Winter's 1939 Torpoon
re: HG Winters
(3/25/2019)

Abundant Robotics Autonomous Apple Harvester Robot
re: Otfrid von Hanstein
(3/22/2019)

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