The Fiction to Reality Timeline

Science Fiction is loved by geeks for many reasons, but the aspect of plausibility has to be high up on the list. Who hasn’t watched a futuristic movie and wondered what it would take to make a particular gadget or concept reality. Normally you would think that something would be featured in a movie before actually possible in reality, but that isn’t always the case. Sometimes the movies are inspired by actual events, as this graphic shows… and yes, we had a bit of trouble following the crazy lines too.

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Philip Van der Vossen

Editor at Gunaxin
Philip Van der Vossen is the Editor of Gunaxin, a Men's Lifestyle Magazine that was established in 2008. Philip also created and hosts the Trail Trek Tour, a traveling series of off-road events for automotive media.

Additionally, Philip has served as Rally Director for the Washington Automotive Press Association, Speaker at IMPAcon and Blogs with Balls, Chairman of the Relay For Life of North Anne Arundel County, Examiner Team Leader for the Maryland Performance Excellence Awards, and Credentialed Founder of Capitals Outsider.
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