View Single Post
Old January 17 2011, 10:59 PM   #24
Rear Admiral
Mysterion's Avatar
Location: SB-31, Daran V
Re: Some science fiction "firsts"

stj wrote: View Post
Robert Heinlein's Farmer in the Sky mentions microwave ovens and his Red Planet Mars opens with a cell phone call. Both are early Fifties.
IIRC, Heinlein also pegged the waterbed in Stranger in a Strange Land.
USS Galileo Galilei, NCC-8888
Starbase 31, Daran V
Prima Inter Pares
Mysterion is offline   Reply With Quote