Time Machine

Time Machine

Overview
A time machine is a fictional/hypothetical device used to achieve time travel
Time travel
Time travel is the concept of moving between different points in time in a manner analogous to moving between different points in space. Time travel could hypothetically involve moving backward in time to a moment earlier than the starting point, or forward to the future of that point without the...

. The term may also refer to:
  • The Time Machine
    The Time Machine
    The Time Machine is a science fiction novella by H. G. Wells, published in 1895 for the first time and later adapted into at least two feature films of the same name, as well as two television versions, and a large number of comic book adaptations. It indirectly inspired many more works of fiction...

    , an 1895 novel by H. G. Wells, which introduced the term
    • The Time Machine (1960 film)
      The Time Machine (1960 film)
      The Time Machine is a 1960 American science fiction film based on the 1895 novel of the same name by H. G. Wells in which a man in Victorian England constructs a time-travelling machine which he uses to travel to the future...

      , a film based on the novel, directed by George Pal
    • The Time Machine (2002 film)
      The Time Machine (2002 film)
      The Time Machine is a 2002 American science fiction film loosely adapted from the 1895 novel of the same name by H. G. Wells, and the 1960 film screenplay by David Duncan...

      , a film based on the novel, directed by Simon Wells
  • Time Machine (novel series), a series of children's adventures published from 1984 to 1989
  • The Technicolor Time Machine, a 1967 science fiction satire by Harry Harrison
  • The Time Machine Did It
    The Time Machine Did It
    The Time Machine Did It is a comic novel by American author John Swartzwelder, known for his work on popular cartoon sitcom The Simpsons. The book was published in 2004....

    , a 2004 comic novel by John Swartzwelder
  • Time Machine: The Journey Back
    Time Machine: The Journey Back
    Time Machine: The Journey Back is a documentary film, produced in 1993 for airing on PBS stations. It was hosted by Rod Taylor and produced and directed by Clyde Lucas. The film was made about the Time Machine prop, not the movie, but during filming, Bob Burns surprised director Clyde Lucas by...

    , a documentary film that aired on PBS in 1993

  • Time Machine (album)
    Time Machine (album)
    Time Machine is a double instrumental rock album released by Joe Satriani in 1993. The first CD comprises new, unreleased, and rare studio recordings, while the second one comprises live recordings pulled from tours in 1988 and 1992.The song "Speed of Light", an unused song from the sessions for...

    , a 1993 album by Joe Satriani
  • Time Machines
    Time Machines
    Time Machines is Coil's landmark drone music album, released under the alias Time Machines. It consists of four tracks which are composed of a single tone, called a drone. Each tone represents a certain hallucinogenic chemical...

    , a 1996 drone music album by Coil
  • The Time Machine (Gary Burton album)
    The Time Machine (Gary Burton album)
    The Time Machine is an album by vibraphonist Gary Burton recorded in 1966 and released on the RCA label.-Reception:The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars stating "This Gary Burton LP was a bit unusual in that he overdubbed piano and marimbas in addition to his distinctive...

    , a 1965 album by Gary Burton
    Gary Burton
    Gary Burton is an American jazz vibraphonist.A true original on the vibraphone, Burton developed a pianistic style of four-mallet technique as an alternative to the usual two-mallets. This approach caused Burton to be heralded as an innovator and his sound and technique are widely imitated...

  • The Time Machine (Alan Parsons album), a 1999 album by Alan Parsons
  • The Time Machine (Rick Wakeman album)
    The Time Machine (Rick Wakeman album)
    The Time Machine is a progressive rock album released in 1988 by Rick Wakeman. The album features guest vocals from Roy Wood.-Track listing:# "Custer's Last Stand" - 4:05# "Ocean City" - 4:04# "Angel of Time" - 4:51# "Slaveman" - 6:44# "Ice" - 4:52...

    , a 1988 hard rock album by Rick Wakeman
  • The Time Machine (1200 Micrograms album), a 2004 psychedelic trance album by 1200 Micrograms
  • The Time Machine (soundtrack), the original motion picture soundtrack of the 2002 film
  • Coil Presents Time Machines
    Coil Presents Time Machines
    Coil Presents Time Machines was a live CD by Coil. This CD was produced in a limited amount of 1,000 copies and was given away with the initial mail orders of Musick To Play In The Dark Vol. 2. The CD is a live performance which took place on April 2, 2000 at the Cornucopia festival in the Royal...

    , a 2000 live experimental album by Coil
  • The Time Machine World Tour
    The Time Machine World Tour
    The Time Machine World Tour is the tour by Darren Hayes as solo artist. This tour supportes the album This Delicate Thing We've Made and consists of the two parts of the tour - promo and main. Promo performances goes in nightclubs and music festivals and has various setlists and songs covers like...

    , a 2007 tour by Darren Hayes
  • Time Machine – A Vertigo Retrospective, a compilation album of early song releases from Vertigo Records
    Vertigo Records
    Vertigo Records today is a UK-based record label operated by Universal Music UK.-History:Vertigo Records was the name Philips Records chose in the late 1960s for its record sub-label to counter the progressive labels of its rivals EMI with Harvest Records and Decca Records with Deram...


  • Time Machine, aka Mashina Vremeni
    Mashina Vremeni
    Mashina Vremeni is a Russian rock band founded in 1969. Mashina Vremeni was a pioneer in Soviet rock music, and remains one of the oldest still active rock bands in Russia...

    , a Russian rock band formed in 1969
  • Time Machine Network, aka TM Network
    TM Network
    TM Network is a Japanese pop/rock musical band. The members are Tetsuya Komuro , Takashi Utsunomiya and Naoto Kine...

    , a Japanese pop band formed in 1984

  • "Time Machine", from the 1992 Black Sabbath album Dehumanizer
    Dehumanizer
    Dehumanizer is the sixteenth studio album by British heavy metal band Black Sabbath, released in June 1992.It was the first Black Sabbath studio album in over a decade to feature Ronnie James Dio on vocals and Vinny Appice on drums. It is also the first in nine years to feature original bassist...

  • "Time Machine", an orchestral piece composed by Michael Daugherty
    Michael Daugherty
    Michael Kevin Daugherty is an American composer, pianist, and teacher. Influenced by popular culture, Romanticism, and Postmodernism, Daugherty is one of the most colorful and widely performed American concert music composers of his generation...

  • "Time Machine", from Cracker's 2009 album Sunrise in the Land of Milk and Honey
    Sunrise in the Land of Milk and Honey
    Sunrise in the Land of Milk and Honey is Cracker's ninth studio album. It was released in May 2009 on 429 Records.-Track listing:-Personnel:The following people contributed to Sunrise in the Land of Milk and Honey....


  • Time Machine (Mac OS), a backup utility usable in Mac OS X version 10.5 and later
  • Time Machine, a video game for the Commodore 64
    Commodore 64
    The Commodore 64 is an 8-bit home computer introduced by Commodore International in January 1982.Volume production started in the spring of 1982, with machines being released on to the market in August at a price of US$595...

  • The New Adventures of the Time Machine
    The New Adventures of the Time Machine
    The New Adventures of the Time Machine is an adventure video game released in 2000, developed and published by Cryo Interactive Entertainment. It is based on H. G...

    , a video game designed as a sequel to H.
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A time machine is a fictional/hypothetical device used to achieve time travel
Time travel
Time travel is the concept of moving between different points in time in a manner analogous to moving between different points in space. Time travel could hypothetically involve moving backward in time to a moment earlier than the starting point, or forward to the future of that point without the...

. The term may also refer to:

Novels and films

  • The Time Machine
    The Time Machine
    The Time Machine is a science fiction novella by H. G. Wells, published in 1895 for the first time and later adapted into at least two feature films of the same name, as well as two television versions, and a large number of comic book adaptations. It indirectly inspired many more works of fiction...

    , an 1895 novel by H. G. Wells, which introduced the term
    • The Time Machine (1960 film)
      The Time Machine (1960 film)
      The Time Machine is a 1960 American science fiction film based on the 1895 novel of the same name by H. G. Wells in which a man in Victorian England constructs a time-travelling machine which he uses to travel to the future...

      , a film based on the novel, directed by George Pal
    • The Time Machine (2002 film)
      The Time Machine (2002 film)
      The Time Machine is a 2002 American science fiction film loosely adapted from the 1895 novel of the same name by H. G. Wells, and the 1960 film screenplay by David Duncan...

      , a film based on the novel, directed by Simon Wells
  • Time Machine (novel series), a series of children's adventures published from 1984 to 1989
  • The Technicolor Time Machine, a 1967 science fiction satire by Harry Harrison
  • The Time Machine Did It
    The Time Machine Did It
    The Time Machine Did It is a comic novel by American author John Swartzwelder, known for his work on popular cartoon sitcom The Simpsons. The book was published in 2004....

    , a 2004 comic novel by John Swartzwelder
  • Time Machine: The Journey Back
    Time Machine: The Journey Back
    Time Machine: The Journey Back is a documentary film, produced in 1993 for airing on PBS stations. It was hosted by Rod Taylor and produced and directed by Clyde Lucas. The film was made about the Time Machine prop, not the movie, but during filming, Bob Burns surprised director Clyde Lucas by...

    , a documentary film that aired on PBS in 1993

Albums

  • Time Machine (album)
    Time Machine (album)
    Time Machine is a double instrumental rock album released by Joe Satriani in 1993. The first CD comprises new, unreleased, and rare studio recordings, while the second one comprises live recordings pulled from tours in 1988 and 1992.The song "Speed of Light", an unused song from the sessions for...

    , a 1993 album by Joe Satriani
  • Time Machines
    Time Machines
    Time Machines is Coil's landmark drone music album, released under the alias Time Machines. It consists of four tracks which are composed of a single tone, called a drone. Each tone represents a certain hallucinogenic chemical...

    , a 1996 drone music album by Coil
  • The Time Machine (Gary Burton album)
    The Time Machine (Gary Burton album)
    The Time Machine is an album by vibraphonist Gary Burton recorded in 1966 and released on the RCA label.-Reception:The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars stating "This Gary Burton LP was a bit unusual in that he overdubbed piano and marimbas in addition to his distinctive...

    , a 1965 album by Gary Burton
    Gary Burton
    Gary Burton is an American jazz vibraphonist.A true original on the vibraphone, Burton developed a pianistic style of four-mallet technique as an alternative to the usual two-mallets. This approach caused Burton to be heralded as an innovator and his sound and technique are widely imitated...

  • The Time Machine (Alan Parsons album), a 1999 album by Alan Parsons
  • The Time Machine (Rick Wakeman album)
    The Time Machine (Rick Wakeman album)
    The Time Machine is a progressive rock album released in 1988 by Rick Wakeman. The album features guest vocals from Roy Wood.-Track listing:# "Custer's Last Stand" - 4:05# "Ocean City" - 4:04# "Angel of Time" - 4:51# "Slaveman" - 6:44# "Ice" - 4:52...

    , a 1988 hard rock album by Rick Wakeman
  • The Time Machine (1200 Micrograms album), a 2004 psychedelic trance album by 1200 Micrograms
  • The Time Machine (soundtrack), the original motion picture soundtrack of the 2002 film
  • Coil Presents Time Machines
    Coil Presents Time Machines
    Coil Presents Time Machines was a live CD by Coil. This CD was produced in a limited amount of 1,000 copies and was given away with the initial mail orders of Musick To Play In The Dark Vol. 2. The CD is a live performance which took place on April 2, 2000 at the Cornucopia festival in the Royal...

    , a 2000 live experimental album by Coil
  • The Time Machine World Tour
    The Time Machine World Tour
    The Time Machine World Tour is the tour by Darren Hayes as solo artist. This tour supportes the album This Delicate Thing We've Made and consists of the two parts of the tour - promo and main. Promo performances goes in nightclubs and music festivals and has various setlists and songs covers like...

    , a 2007 tour by Darren Hayes
  • Time Machine – A Vertigo Retrospective, a compilation album of early song releases from Vertigo Records
    Vertigo Records
    Vertigo Records today is a UK-based record label operated by Universal Music UK.-History:Vertigo Records was the name Philips Records chose in the late 1960s for its record sub-label to counter the progressive labels of its rivals EMI with Harvest Records and Decca Records with Deram...


Bands

  • Time Machine, aka Mashina Vremeni
    Mashina Vremeni
    Mashina Vremeni is a Russian rock band founded in 1969. Mashina Vremeni was a pioneer in Soviet rock music, and remains one of the oldest still active rock bands in Russia...

    , a Russian rock band formed in 1969
  • Time Machine Network, aka TM Network
    TM Network
    TM Network is a Japanese pop/rock musical band. The members are Tetsuya Komuro , Takashi Utsunomiya and Naoto Kine...

    , a Japanese pop band formed in 1984

Songs

  • "Time Machine", from the 1992 Black Sabbath album Dehumanizer
    Dehumanizer
    Dehumanizer is the sixteenth studio album by British heavy metal band Black Sabbath, released in June 1992.It was the first Black Sabbath studio album in over a decade to feature Ronnie James Dio on vocals and Vinny Appice on drums. It is also the first in nine years to feature original bassist...

  • "Time Machine", an orchestral piece composed by Michael Daugherty
    Michael Daugherty
    Michael Kevin Daugherty is an American composer, pianist, and teacher. Influenced by popular culture, Romanticism, and Postmodernism, Daugherty is one of the most colorful and widely performed American concert music composers of his generation...

  • "Time Machine", from Cracker's 2009 album Sunrise in the Land of Milk and Honey
    Sunrise in the Land of Milk and Honey
    Sunrise in the Land of Milk and Honey is Cracker's ninth studio album. It was released in May 2009 on 429 Records.-Track listing:-Personnel:The following people contributed to Sunrise in the Land of Milk and Honey....


Computing and gaming

  • Time Machine (Mac OS), a backup utility usable in Mac OS X version 10.5 and later
  • Time Machine, a video game for the Commodore 64
    Commodore 64
    The Commodore 64 is an 8-bit home computer introduced by Commodore International in January 1982.Volume production started in the spring of 1982, with machines being released on to the market in August at a price of US$595...

  • The New Adventures of the Time Machine
    The New Adventures of the Time Machine
    The New Adventures of the Time Machine is an adventure video game released in 2000, developed and published by Cryo Interactive Entertainment. It is based on H. G...

    , a video game designed as a sequel to H. G. Wells' novel
  • Mario's Time Machine
    Mario's Time Machine
    Mario's Time Machine is an educational video game developed by The Software Toolworks for DOS and the Super NES and by Radical Entertainment for the NES release. All versions were published by Mindscape. It was first released in 1993 for DOS, and was later released for the Super NES in December of...

    , a video game from Nintendo

Other

  • Time Machine (game show)
    Time Machine (game show)
    Time Machine is an American game show where contestants competed to answer trivia questions about popular culture and recent history to win prizes. The show aired on NBC from January 7 through April 26, 1985 and was hosted by John Davidson. Charlie Tuna was the announcer, with Rich Jeffries as his...

    , a 1985 American television game show
  • The Time Machine (roller coaster), a roller coaster at Freestyle Music Park in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
  • "Time Machine", an episode of the Adult Swim animated television series, Aqua Teen Hunger Force
    Aqua Teen Hunger Force
    Aqua Teen Hunger Force , retitled Aqua Unit Patrol Squad 1 in 2011, is an American animated television series on Cartoon Network late night programing block, Adult Swim, as well as Teletoon's Teletoon at Night block and later G4 Canada's ADd block in Canada...


See also


  • :Category:Time travel
  • Time travel (disambiguation)
    Time travel (disambiguation)
    Time travel is the hypothetical concept of traveling in time.Time travel may also refer to:* Time travel paradoxes* Time travel urban legends* "Time Travel", a Rob & Big episode* Time Travel Tondekeman, a Japanese animation series...

  • Time traveler (disambiguation)
    Time Traveler (disambiguation)
    A time traveler, sometimes known as a "chrononaut", is a person who engages in time travel.Time Traveler, or Time Traveller may also refer to:-Literature:...