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A fandom meme I made up

What 5 fictional inventions would you most like to be real?

1. Portable holes, from certain cartoons. Seriously, how much more awesome an invention could there be?

2. Warp drive! Need I say more?

3. Replicators, like on Star Trek!

4. Prosthetic bodies, like on GITS:SAC

5. Easy, complete sex changes.

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kengr
May. 3rd, 2009 06:00 am (UTC)
Actually, teleportation is a bigger can of worms than replicators/fabbers.

Try and track down a copy of Niven's essay "The Theory and Practice of Teleportation". It's been included in several of his collections.

Short version of the critical poiint: Any teleportation setup that doesn't require *both* a transmitter *and* a receiver is a recipe for a short, ugly war.
brockulfsen
May. 4th, 2009 12:01 am (UTC)
That was the big advantage Blake's Seven had against the Federation.

Liberator was an awesome ship, but most of their actual damage to the Federation was done by teleporting into a secure facility and making big explosions.
kengr
May. 4th, 2009 03:15 am (UTC)
sure. Now consider if they could have done like on Star Trek and grabbed people without them having to wear the bracelets.

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