Words from syfy, not science.

robot_300Nine words you might think came from science, but which are really science fiction. That’s a very long article title, but it’s a fun read. Sample:

1. Robotics. This is probably the most well-known of these, since Isaac Asimov is famous for (among many other things) his three laws of robotics. Even so, I include it because it is one of the only actual sciences to have been first named in a science fiction story (”Liar!”, 1941). Asimov also named the related occupation (roboticist) and the adjective robotic.

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