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Male, 30-39, Eastern US
|Saturday, June 30, 2012 9:21:59 PM|
They weren't so much predictions as opposed to foundations for scientists to work with. It's the same with Jules Verne. Scientists read things like this and begin thinking about how they can make it happen. While I'm not diminishing his contribution in any way, because he was a visionary, he just was not a prognosticator.
Female, 30-39, Canada
|Saturday, June 30, 2012 9:07:42 PM|
I cannot stress how much "All Summer in a Day" means to me. What a great loss. Yes, yes, go and read something that he wrote!! Anything!
Male, 30-39, Europe
|Saturday, June 30, 2012 5:28:06 PM|
a very nicely put together tribute to Ray i found, i was going to submit it but thought i had missed the boat. he really was a great man. For Ray
Male, 40-49, Canada
|Saturday, June 30, 2012 3:50:00 PM|
Yup! I knew he was a good "technical" writer but had forgotten how imaginative he also was.
RIP! Now, everyone go Read A Book!
Male, 40-49, Midwest US
|Saturday, June 30, 2012 3:39:37 PM|
Mobile phones are not wrist radios. Total fail.
(I kid, I kid. This is very cool.)
Male, 18-29, Midwest US
|Saturday, June 30, 2012 3:39:04 PM|
This is just about the very worst way to make a graphical representation of this information. Just have the items side by side with the year predicted and developed under them.
Female, 40-49, Eastern US
|Saturday, June 30, 2012 9:05:28 AM|
Link: Ray Bradbury's Predictions Fulfilled [Pic] [Rate Link] - Sixty years ago, a great science fiction writer predicted the appearance of various devices. This infograph lays it out.