Science Fiction in the News Articles
Related to material in The Woman in Del Rey Crater
by Larry Niven

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:

Niven's 'Black Power' Now Available In Infrared
   A team lead by University of Toronto scientist Ted Sargent has created a sprayable plastic composite that could harvest as much as thirty percent of the solar power that strikes a surface.

Cheap Paint-On Flexible Solar Panels
   I keep thinking there must be some way to turn all the sun-soaked surfaces in my life into power-generators...

Photovoltaic Paint On Steel Sheets By The Corus Group
   Fascinating new technology comes only about a decade after Larry Niven wrote about it.

Spray-On Nano-Ink Solar Cells
   Solar cells in a convenient spray can? Not impossible, say University of Texas researchers.

Solar Power Paint For Any Size Solar Cells
   One coat solar paint can be applied to any conductive surface to create an instant solar cell.

Printable Liquid Solar Cells
   'What's finally knocked the bottom out is this new solar electric paint.'

Transparent Solar Cell Film Has Clear Advantages
   'It turns sunlight into electricity... you spray it on.'- Larry Niven, 1995.

Peel And Stick Thin Film Solar Cells
   'It turns sunlight into electricity, just like any solar power converter, but you spray it on.'- Larry Niven, 1995.

Low Cost Spray-On Solar Cells
   'It turns sunlight into electricity... you spray it on.'- Larry Niven, 1995.

Colloidal Quantum Dots Make Spray-On Solar Cells Possible
   'Black Power... you spray it on.'- Larry Niven, 1995 is devoted to the creative inventions of science fiction authors and movie makers. Look for the Science Fiction Invention Category that interests you, the Glossary of Science Fiction Inventions, the Timeline of Science Fiction Inventions, or see what's New.
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Robots Can Now Have Smiling Faces With Human Skin
re: James Cameron

Virtual Rat Predicts Actual Rat Neural Activity
re: William Callahan

GoSun EV Solar Charger Drapes Onto Your Car
re: Robert Heinlein

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