How Sci-Fi Inspires Real Innovations You're Not Allowed to Die Here 1 day ago   01:40

VICE News recently spoke with noted science fiction authors and scholars, including The Martian author Andy Weir and The Expanse co-authors Daniel Abraham and Ty Frank, for a series exploring the often inspiring, occasionally terrifying, and always thought-provoking ways science and sci-fi have overlapped and shape the world around us.

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Peterson Taylor
I really can't help but to hear "...cyberspace, sex free, hello virtual reality".😂🤣😂 1:31
too bad sci fi has been showing us a rather horrific scenario of late...from planet of the apes to mad max to the road. all showing predictive programming of the complete collapse of society and civilization. I see no benefit here other than....START PREPPING ! I remember a time when it wasn't so bleak, then It started rather relentlessly and hasn't stopped yet. on the beach, fail safe, by dawns early light, threads etc etc etc etc etc then there's the pandemic movies like outbreak and many others
no trump?
Rohan Naik
Can I know the tune in the beginning please ???
Xeno Phon
So is this why they have systematically gutted and dumbed down all sci fi to begin nothing more than space chads fight evil things, they dont want us to be inspired anymore?
The Genetic Hunters
Definitely agree
Mark13 Gabriel 77
Dont mind the # its the only clean shirt i have
Wheres the news?
Şahin yaşar
now i want look at war genre of book shelf for predict future
Matthew Loring
I did my senior project in hs in 2015 on this exact topic.
Science is Science fiction..
refrigerator salesman
That ending jingle is my jam tho
eric asu
The imagination is a powerful tool use it well
Josh Myers
*Vice is for people who carry awkward bundles of sticks*
Bernadette Boyce
.... Jesus is returning soon, the antichrist will use an "extraterrestrial "invasion to bring in NWO and abductions will be a cover up for the rapture. This is the end times deception Jesus was warning us about.
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You're Not Allowed to Die Here How Sci-Fi Inspires Real Innovations 1 day ago   09:07

It’s illegal to be buried in Longyearbyen, Norway, the northernmost town in the world, where a melting permafrost threatens to uncover bodies and revive ancient diseases. Read more:

"Nobody Dies in Longyearbyen was directed by David Freid ( It is part of The Atlantic Selects, an online showcase of short documentaries from independent creators, curated by The Atlantic.

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