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Hugo Gernsback

FOUND: SF pioneer Hugo Gernsback's 1924 love test. Could you pass?
Dec 17, 2012

Considering the glut of online dating services out there, you may think the idea of using science to figure out compatibility issues is a new trend. But judging by this 1924 article unearthed by the Smithsonian, it's a concept that has been around a while. Want to see how your relationship stacks up?

10 sci-fi oddities from Google's new digital time machine
Dec 14, 2012

Strange toys, early Roswell rocketry, a rotten tomato for George Lucas, and more.