Seeing the Future: Sci-Fi that Became Real

schifiI don’t know about you but I haven’t read a lot f Sci-Fi. Some I have read and I enjoy a good Sci-Fi movie as much as the next guy but it’s down on the list of reading materials some what.

Apparently that’s a problem as I’m missing out on ideas for future inventions. Knowing my luck if I came up with an Earthquake Negator-inator that I read about in a sci-fi novel I found on the side of the freeway I would lose the patent to the author because I used a rare-earth magnet to hold the battery pack closed and he used the words rare and earth in the same chapter so the law said I infringed on his idea.

Anywho, here’s a nice graphic of all the sci-fi inventions that became reality.

Hit the jump for the full image.