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2011-10-06 SHORTFICTION English Finishing School: A Colonial Adventure Kathleen Jennings     dentist (1), inventor (1), inventing (1), flight (1), Australia (1), friendship (1), invention (1), boarding school (1), innovation (1), airships (1), airplanes (1)
2009-08-00 SHORTFICTION English The Consciousness Problem Mary Robinette Kowal     Clones (1), science fiction (1), invention (1), love (1), loss (1), memory (1)
2001-02-01 NOVEL English The Ersatz Elevator Lemony Snicket     invention (1), orphans (1), strong female characters (1), juvenile fantasy (1), fads (1)
2000-03-00 NOVEL English The Light of Other Days Stephen Baxter and Arthur C. Clarke     archaeology (1), United Kingdom (1), Uzbekistan (1), Rome (1), africa (1), mathematics (1), genealogy (1), hominins (1), privacy (1), psychologists (1), war (1), torture (1), invisibility (1), physicists (1), evolution (1), comet impact (1), antarctica (1), journalists (1), drought (1), American civil war (1), music (1), Crusades (1), Abraham Lincoln (1), Albert Einstein (1), jesus (1), Moses (1), Christopher Columbus (1), William Shakespeare (1), Pierre de Fermat (1), Ötzi (1), Ludwig van Beethoven (1), sea level rise (1), antigravity (1), wormholes (1), hard sf (1), time viewer (1), science fiction (1), weather control (1), resurrection (1), religion (1), invention (1), tattoos (1), tigers (1), extinction (1), cloning (1), virtual reality (1), climate change (1), electromagnetic pulse (1), global computer network search engine (1), artificial intelligence (1), mind control (1), shared mind (1), nuclear waste (1), surveillance (1), storms (1), set in 2030s (1), set in 2040s (1), set in 2080s (1), set in 22nd century (1), nanotechnology (1), london (1), Seattle (1), russia (1)
1999-11-00 NOVEL English The Trigger Arthur C. Clarke and Michael P. Kube-McDowell     science fiction (1), invention (1), weapons (1)
1992-00-00 NOVEL English Small Gods Terry Pratchett     tortoise (1), psychopath (1), zealotry (1), turtle (1), monks (1), gods (1), theocracy (1), satire (1), Theology (1), discworld (1), humorous fantasy (1), war machines (1), philosophy (1), invention (1), desert (1), eidetic memory (1), Warfare (1), morality (1), eagles (1), pantheon (1)
1983-04-00 NOVEL English Neveryóna or: The Tale of Signs and Cities Samuel R. Delany     invention (1), poststructualism (1)
1973-12-00 NOVEL English Star Smashers of the Galaxy Rangers Harry Harrison     humorous (1), space opera (1), parody (1), science fiction (1), invention (1), Cheese (1), Titan (1), aliens (1), interstellar travel (1), LGBTQ+ (1)
1972-00-00 SHORTFICTION English Eurema's Dam R. A. Lafferty     science fiction (1), invention (1), impostor syndrome (1)
1971-06-00 NOVEL English Hell House Richard Matheson     ghosts (1), telepathy (1), haunted house (1), into-movie (1), horror (1), possession (1), Maine (1), spiritualism (1), invention (1)
1971-10-00 NOVEL English The Lathe of Heaven Ursula K. Le Guin     perception of reality (1), Aldebaran (1), climate change (1), epidemic (1), dreams (1), aliens (1), philosophy (1), nuclear war (1), alternate history (1), ecological decline (1), science fiction (1), overpopulation (1), war with aliens (1), racism (1), first contact (1), invention (1), psychology (1), into-play (1), into-tv (1)
1970-00-00 NOVEL English In Our Hands, the Stars Harry Harrison     science fiction (1), interplanetary travel (1), Israel (1), Denmark (1), submarine (1), invention (1)
1967-00-00 NOVEL English The Killer Thing Kate Wilhelm     invention (1), force fields (1), invisibility (1), alien perspective (1), platinum (1), berkserker machine (1), interstellar travel (1), aliens (1), robots (1), mining (1), rampaging robots (1), desert (1), venus (1), Tau Ceti (1), interstellar war (1), sensory deprivation (1), hallucination (1), thirst (1), wood (1), Allegorical of the Vietnam War (1)
1965-09-00 NOVEL English A Plague of Pythons Frederik Pohl     science fiction (1), mind control (1), invention (1), hawaii (1)
1965-04-00 SHORTFICTION English Committee of the Whole Frank Herbert     invention (1), lasers (1), science fiction (1), Washington, DC (1)
1963-11-00 NOVEL English All the Colors of Darkness Lloyd Biggle, Jr.     oxygen (1), trust (1), music (1), food (1), detective (1), moon (1), aliens (1), invention (1), matter transmission (1), science fiction (1), sabotage (1), memory erasure (1)
1963-00-00 NOVEL English Cat's Cradle Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.     neologisms (1), 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (1), tornadoes (1), music (1), Poetry (1), invention (1), New York State (1), Caribbean (1), scientists (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), science fiction (1), philosophy (1), religion (1), into-movie (1), into-music (1), into-play (1), ice (1)
1963-10-00 SHORTFICTION English Drunkboat Cordwainer Smith     hospital (1), science fiction (1), interstellar travel (1), invention (1), insanity (1), courtroom drama (1)
1962-10-00 SHORTFICTION English Gadget vs. Trend Christopher Anvil     Merril08 (1), science fiction (1), invention (1), silence (1)
1962-00-00 SHORTFICTION English Junior Achievement William M. Lee     science fiction (1), children (1), invention (1), creativity (1)
1962-03-00 SHORTFICTION English Seven-Day Terror R. A. Lafferty     science fiction (1), humor (1), invention (1), children (1)
1961-12-00 SHORTFICTION English Rainbird R. A. Lafferty     Merril07 (1), time travel (1), science fiction (1), invention (1)
1959-02-00 SHORTFICTION English No, No, Not Rogov! Cordwainer Smith     science fiction (1), hard sf (1), invention (1), neurology (1), telepathy (1), far future (1), dancing (1), espionage (1), cold war (1), russia (1), Earth (1)
1959-02-00 NOVEL English The People Maker Damon Knight     Clones (1), slavery (1), invention (1), science fiction (1), human duplication (1), matter duplicator (1), Pennsylvania (1), coming of age (1), duel (1), dystopia (1), social collapse (1)
1959-12-00 SHORTFICTION English The Snowmen Frederik Pohl     science fiction (1), first contact (1), cold (1), invention (1)
1958-11-00 SHORTFICTION English A Matter of Traces Frank Herbert     science fiction (1), invention (1), sabotage (1), distant future (1)
1958-01-00 SHORTFICTION English Cease Fire Frank Herbert     Merril04 (1), Warfare (1), invention (1), science fiction (1)
1958-00-00 NOVEL English Mr. Bass's Planetoid Eleanor Cameron     new element (1), invention (1), panspermia (1), aliens (1), juvenile sf (1), scotland (1), california (1), rockets (1), telescopes (1), fungi (1)
1958-02-00 SHORTFICTION English The Big Bounce Walter Tevis     Librivox (1), science fiction (1), invention (1)
1958-09-00 SHORTFICTION English Thing of Beauty Damon Knight     invention (1), art (1), science fiction (1), time slip (1)
1957-01-00 SHORTFICTION English Sleeping Beauty Arthur C. Clarke     science fiction (1), sleep (1), invention (1)
1957-01-00 SHORTFICTION English The Man Who Ploughed the Sea Arthur C. Clarke     Merril03 (1), uranium (1), invention (1), submarine (1), science fiction (1), Florida (1)
1957-01-00 SHORTFICTION English The Ultimate Melody Arthur C. Clarke     earworm (1), music (1), science fiction (1), neurology (1), invention (1)
1956-10-00 SHORTFICTION English Big Game Hunt Arthur C. Clarke     mind control (1), invention (1), science fiction (1), squid (1)
1956-01-00 SHORTFICTION English What Goes Up ... Arthur C. Clarke     invention (1), antigravity (1), science fiction (1), Australia (1)
1955-03-00 SHORTFICTION English The Psionic Mousetrap Murray Leinster     science fiction (1), Siberia (1), invention (1), teleportation (1), torture (1), scientists (1), Washington DC (1), kidnapping (1)
1954-04-00 SHORTFICTION English Armaments Race Arthur C. Clarke     weapons (1), hollywood (1), humor (1), science fiction (1), invention (1)
1954-11-00 SHORTFICTION English Patent Pending Arthur C. Clarke     science fiction (1), neurology (1), food (1), sex (1), invention (1)
1954-01-00 SHORTFICTION English The Big Trip Up Yonder Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.     Librivox (1), overpopulation (1), science fiction (1), New York City (1), longevity (1), invention (1)
1954-11-00 SHORTFICTION English The Laxian Key Robert Sheckley     interstellar travel (1), aliens (1), invention (1), food (1)
1953-01-00 SHORTFICTION English Button, Button Isaac Asimov     time travel (1), telekinesis (1), science fiction (1), invention (1)
1953-12-00 SHORTFICTION English Mother of Invention Tom Godwin     science fiction (1), diamonds (1), nova (1), antigravity (1), invention (1)
1953-09-00 SHORTFICTION English The Available Data on the Worp Reaction Lion Miller     invention (1), humor (1), science fiction (1), antigravity (1)
1952-03-00 SHORTFICTION English Captive of the Centaurianess Poul Anderson     mathematician (1), invention (1), aliens (1), mars (1), faster than light travel (1), interstellar travel (1), interplanetary travel (1), Ganymede (1), Alpha Centauri (1), science fiction (1), amazons (1), tobacco (1), fascism (1)
1952-12-00 SHORTFICTION English Noise Level Raymond F. Jones     science fiction (1), antigravity (1), invention (1)
1952-09-00 SHORTFICTION English The Good Provider Marion Gross     time travel (1), food (1), invention (1)
1951-00-00 SHORTFICTION English McWhinney's Jaunt Robert Lawson     juvenile sf (1), invention (1), Los Angeles (1)
1951-00-00 SHORTFICTION English Obviously Suicide S. Fowler Wright     science fiction (1), ultimate weapon (1), invention (1)
1951-08-00 SHORTFICTION English Superiority Arthur C. Clarke     interstellar war (1), technology (1), science fiction (1), space navy (1), weapons (1), first person point of view (1), invention (1)
1950-00-00 NOVEL English One Against the Legion Jack Williamson     science fiction (1), scientists (1), invention (1), kidnapping (1), interstellar travel (1), revenge (1)
1950-03-00 SHORTFICTION English Peacebringer Ward Moore     peace (1), Los Angeles (1), invention (1), science fiction (1), first person point of view (1)
1950-01-00 SHORTFICTION English Scanners Live in Vain Cordwainer Smith     science fiction (1), invention (1), guilds (1), far future (1), interstellar travel (1), suspended animation (1), reform (1), Earth (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1)
1950-00-00 SHORTFICTION English Silence, Please! Arthur C. Clarke     sound damping (1), science fiction (1), humor (1), physics (1), invention (1)
1949-11-00 SHORTFICTION English Gulf Robert A. Heinlein     science fiction (1), genius (1), breeding (1), semantics (1), invention (1), nuclear weapons (1), linguistics (1)
1949-00-00 NOVEL English Sixth Column Robert A. Heinlein     science fiction (1), racism (1), Colorado (1), religion (1), invention (1), weapons (1)
1947-05-00 SHORTFICTION English E for Effort T. L. Sherred     science fiction (1), secret history (1), movies (1), nuclear war (1), time viewer (1), Los Angeles (1), Chicago (1), invention (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1)
1947-08-00 SHORTFICTION English The Person from Porlock Raymond F. Jones     science fiction (1), invention (1), matter transmission (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1)
1947-07-00 SHORTFICTION English With Folded Hands ... Jack Williamson     Dimension X (2), invention (1), interstellar travel (1), science fiction (1), robots (1), dystopia (1), palladium (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1)
1944-11-00 SHORTFICTION English The Eternal Now Murray Leinster     science fiction (1), time distortion (1), invention (1)
1943-01-00 SHORTFICTION English Time Locker Henry Kuttner     science fiction (1), time machine (1), drunkenness (1), enhanced intelligence (1), invention (1)
1941-09-00 SHORTFICTION English Adam and No Eve Alfred Bester     last man on Earth (1), only Earth (1), only humans (1), post-apocalyptic (1), circle of life (1), science fiction (1), invention (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1)
1941-04-00 SHORTFICTION English Microcosmic God Theodore Sturgeon     genetic engineering (1), evolution (1), pocket universe (1), science fiction (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1), invention (1), force fields (1), murder (1), misanthrope (1), artificial life (1), bankers (1), biologist (1), set in 20th century (1), new england (1), Denver (1), omniscient narrator (1)
1940-03-00 SHORTFICTION English The Dwindling Sphere Willard Hawkins     far future (1), science fiction (1), invention (1), Earth (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1)
1939-10-00 SHORTFICTION English A Study in Darkness Carl Jacobi     horror (1), rats (1), invention (1), mad scientist (1)
1939-08-00 SHORTFICTION English Life-Line Robert A. Heinlein     science fiction (1), invention (1), into-tv (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1)
1936-02-00 SHORTFICTION English The Point of View Stanley G. Weinbaum     Librivox (1), others visualizations (1), invention (1), mind reader (1), science fiction (1), telepathy (1)
1934-00-00 NOVEL English Before the Dawn John Taine     science fiction (1), time viewer (1), dinosaurs (1), invention (1)
1932-05-00 SHORTFICTION English Why the Heavens Fell C. P. Mason     dishwashing ray (1), first person point of view (1), invention (1), science fiction (1), United States (1), inverse-square law (1), shaggy dog story (1), scientists (1)
1930-00-00 NOVEL English Gladiator Philip Wylie     science fiction (1), Librivox (1), invention (1), enhanced strength (1), Colorado (1), torture (1), archaeology (1), into-movie (1), super man (1)
1930-01-00 SHORTFICTION English The First Ornithopter Jack Winks     invention (1), ornithopters (1)
1915-00-00 NOVEL English The Man Who Rocked the Earth Arthur Train and Robert Williams Wood     science fiction (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), terrorism (1), Algeria (1), France (1), United States (1), Canada (1), invention (1), nuclear weapons (1), peace (1), radiation (1)
1897-00-00 NOVEL English The Invisible Man H. G. Wells     england (1), 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1), london (1), Sussex (1), Victorian England (1), Victorian era (1), into-video game (1), into-music (1), into-radio (1), into-play (1), mad scientist (1), invention (1), physics (1), into-tv (1), into-movie (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), science fiction (1), invisibility (1), Librivox (1), human experiment (1)
1895-00-00 NOVEL English The Time Machine H. G. Wells     time travel (4), inventor (2), into-movie (2), Escape (Radio) (1), 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1), first person point of view (1), london (1), museum (1), social criticism (1), into-radio (1), invention (1), evolution (1), time machine (1), science fiction (1), cosy catastrophe (1), into-tv (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), dying earth (1), far future (1), ipulpfiction (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), dystopia (1), Librivox (1), chrononaut (1)
1890-00-00 SHORTFICTION French La journée d'un journaliste américain en 2890 Jules Verne and Michel Verne     science fiction (2), Librivox (1), Media (1), United States (1), aliens (1), invention (1), suspended animation (1), communication (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1)
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