Science Fiction and Fantasy. An overview. A genre of fiction in which the stories often tell about science and technology of the future. Has a relationship with the principles of science-involve partially true-partially fictitious laws or theories of science. .
Modern science fiction is the only form of literature that consistently considers the nature of the changes that face us, the possible consequences, and the possible solutions.
That branch of literature which is concerned with the impact of scientific advance upon human beings.
Science fiction is really sociological studies of the future, things that the writer believes are going to happen by putting two and two together.
--Ray BradburyAuthor Definitions
2001: A Space Odyssey future, things that the writer believes are going to happen by putting two and two together.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ok32VyEQYYcClassic Science Fiction
Other Key Works:
The Matrix frequently research scientists, who provide meticulously detailed future science in their work, consistent with the most current research.Trilogy
Mystery Science Theater 3000 conventions for comic effect.
Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MbGNcoB2Y4IComic Science Fiction
Steampunk conventions for comic effect. Guy
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mlPMZyZf0JMExamples of Steampunk
Big Bang Theory conventions for comic effect. -the boys buy a time machine