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Infographic: 8 science-fiction marvels that aren't real yet, but soon might be

Feb. 4, 2016

This infographic, created by Voucher Cloud, explores eight different sci-fi technologies that originated in some of our favorite movies.

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.

To learn more about sci-fi technology, read “We're closer to developing 7 sci-fi technologies than you might think” from Tech Insider.

About the Author

Alexis Gajewski | Senior Content Strategist

Alexis Gajewski has over 15 years of experience in the maintenance, reliability, operations, and manufacturing space. She joined Plant Services in 2008 and works to bring readers the news, insight, and information they need to make the right decisions for their plants. Alexis also authors “The Lighter Side of Manufacturing,” a blog that highlights the fun and innovative advances in the industrial sector. 

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