The name” sci-fi” is a respectable descriptor of the category, if you wish to consider it as 2 huge containers for an author to fill. Pail 1: science! Enjoyable tech and devices to motivate and amuse. Pail 2: fiction! Story and story and other appealing concepts that make us laugh, cry, and consider what it indicates to be human
. It’s remarkable that a person category can bring all of us that. Have you ever discovered some sci-fi does an extraordinary task of the” fi” part– and thanks to that fantastic” fi”, we let a lot of unusual” sci” whoosh ideal previous us?
On today’s episode of The Cracked Podcast, Alex Schmidt is signed up with by “> Dan Hopper ( Cracked) and Moujan Zolfaghari ( Mission To Zyxx) for a journey down memory lane, into the future, where everyone WISHES they had tech half as fantastic as WiFi. They’ll take a look at whatever from ‘Minority Report’ to’ Blade Runner’ to all generations of
‘Star Trek’, discovering device after gadget that’s lower-tech than what we have in reality, and go into why sci-fi stories where things are expected to be advanced than today neglect the real methods innovation advances.
Mission To Zyxx (Audioboom )
6 Sci-Fi Movie Technologies That Went Stupidly Backwards( Cracked)
6 Technologies Conspicuously Absent from Sci-Fi Movies( Cracked)
href=” http://www.cracked.com/article_25385_5-awesome-sci-fi-movie-technologies-thatd-suck-in-real-life.html”> 5 Awesome Sci-Fi Movie Technologies That ‘d Suck In Real Life( Cracked)
href=” http://www.cracked.com/blog/5-dystopian-movie-technologies-that-would-improve-our-world/”> 5 Dystopian Movie Technologies That Would Improve Our World (Cracked )
O.K., Glass: Make Google Eyes (Vanity Fair)
unusual dessicated archivist person at bothersome reception desk in Blade Runner 2049
Big Data’s Dark Side: A Massive, Polluting Drain on the Nation’s Power Supply( Slate)
Spike Jonze Imagines The Future Of Artificial Intelligence, Mobile Design, Love, And Pants In” Her”( Fast Company)
Conditions and terms by R. Sikoryak( Drawn and Quarterly)
11 Historical Facts That Were Way Too Stupid For The Movies (The Cracked Podcast)
Phaser( Memory Alpha)
Thompson submachine weapon( Memory Alpha)
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