For generations, science-fiction has inspired scientists and engineers alike to bring the world of make-believe to life. Never before have so many fictitious technologies seemed so plausible. Sometimes its hard to tell where reality ends and sci-fi begins. With each passing day, it seems like we are moving closer to the future promised to us in the celluloid world.
This infographic, created by Voucher Cloud, explores eight different sci-fi technologies that originated in some of our favorite movies. Drawing from such classics as Star Wars, The Matrix, and Minority Report, the infographic explains the feasibility of a range of innovations, including learning from downloads, living on spaceships, and intelligent operating systems.