Ok, s.f. nuts would argue that this is more a case of tech development leaping off the screen, rather than the page, and they would definitely have a valid point. But, considering the fact that Star Wars comics have been published for 35 years, I'm willing to let the comics medium share in the glory. Turns out, the speeder bikes seen in "Return of The Jedi" have a (developing) real-life counterpart! Check out the Yahoo story here. Then, jump over to the LiveScience.com video here.