A history of books that forecast future events
Part of Science Fiction’s appeal is its invention of the future. Jules Verne and H.G. Wells famously wrote about technological breakthroughs that hadn’t happened yet… but would.
Are these instances of prediction, or did the writing itself set the future in motion?
In this fun infographic from Printer Inks, we can see 24 books that somewhat accurately described future gadgets, tools, practices, and events:
Have you made any predictions in your fiction that came true?
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