Berry on Small Screen, Gaiman Coming to Cable, and More

American Gods

News about Neil Gaiman’s “American Gods,” Halle Berry’s flirtation with TV, robotic journalists – and more…

Sci-Fi to Sci-Fact: The NASA-Star Trek Mind Meld


NASA and Star Trek have mind-melded and the end result of that magnificent decision will come to light in about one hundred years from now with the announcement from the space agency that it will be building its first deep space, long range human inhabited spaceship. And, you are going to love the name it will be christened with.

Sci-Fi to Sci-Fact: Cancer Breathalyzer


There is now a way to detect cancer via an artificial sense of smell.

Sci-Fi to Sci-Fact: Universal Translator


At this year’s Code Conference Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella was on hand to give witness to a new Skype innovation of technology, something quite familiar to Star Trek fans, the universal translator.

Sci-Fi To Sci-Fact: Holographic Medicine


What use to be a concept only imaginable within the mind of sci-fi novelist and screenwriters is now a reality within the real world of practicing medicine.

Sci-Fi to Sci-Fact: Intelligent Clothing


Move over Marty McFly and look out Agent Kiera Cameron the clothing industry has finally caught up with your futures with the introduction of the first intelligent piece of clothing called Biometric Smartwear.

Sci-Fi to Sci-Fact: Flesh Melting Disease


Reminiscent of an X-Files episode titled “Medusa” science fiction has come strangely close to reality in the small Brazilian village of Araras.

The Future Is Here


Looks like we won’t have to wait until the 24th Century for Mr. Data. The future is already here.

Sci-Fi to Sci-Fact: 3D Replication of Tissue


Scientists at the Harvard University Wyss Institute have taken the 3D Printing Replication process to new heights by using this technology to 3D print live viable tissue with active blood vessels for medical use in human bodies.

Sci-Fi to Sci-Fact: Star Trek Food Replicator


Replicated pizza anyone? Or perhaps “Earl Grey — hot.”

How Close Did Asimov’s 2014 Predictions Hit the Mark?


At the 1964 World’s Fair science fiction writer Isaac Asimov made some startling predictions of what he believed the world would look like in 50 years. It is now 2014. How did Asimov do?

Brain Tech – Turning Science Fiction Into Science Fact


A new forum for scientists eager to turn science fiction into science fact has emerged.

Lightsabers Take a Step Closer to Reality


An iconic feature of the Stars Wars universe is a step closer to becoming a reality.

Sci-Fi to Sci-Fact: New Synthetic Cell Creation-Gel Paks Anyone?


Researchers have created the cells responsible for generating all the necessary proteins and enzymes found in the human body.

Space Diving Suit in Development

space diving suit

It’s another Sci-Fi to Sci-Fact moment – a space-dive suit that will be able to withstand being in the total vacuum of space and stand up under the extreme stresses of reentry into a planetary atmosphere.