Science Fiction in the News Articles
Related to material in The Tactful Saboteur
by Frank Herbert

Not Herbert's easiest-to-read story, it introduces the ConSentiency in which humans live with extraterrestrials in a common society. Saboteur extraordiary Jorj X. McKie challenges the head of the Bureau of Sabotage, climaxing in a protracted legal battle.

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:

WAO-1 Therapeutic Face Massage Robot
   This helpful robot may provide a mechanical solution to TMJ and other disorders.

Meat Chairs And Chairdogs
   Think of a genetically engineered chairdog. Now think of a chairdog with it's furry skin removed. Now click.

Smart Chair Follows You Like A Chairdog
   Mesmerizing concept video for a mechanical version of Frank Herbert's chairdogs will have librarians drooling.

Skin Chair For That 'Sitting On A Fat Guy' Feeling
   'The semi-sentient artifact glided to a position behind McKie...' -Frank Herbert, 1964.

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Hackers Can Take Control Of Cars From Anywhere In The World
re: Keith Laumer
(7/17/2015)

Armed Drone Opens Fire
re: Larry Niven
(7/13/2015)

Robotic Exoskeleton Releases Man From Wheelchair
re: Fritz Leiber
(7/11/2015)

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