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Miracles you’ll see in the next fifty years

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I love old science/how-to magazines and what they thought the future (now) would be like. Some are incredibly accurate predications, others… well, see for yourself… Popular Mechanics 1950 – Link.

14 thoughts on “Miracles you’ll see in the next fifty years

  1. Interesting how some of it came true. Prefab housing is still going strong, solar is picking up, but they dropped the ball on nuclear.

  2. Based on some of my experiences w/ lo-carb breads and deserts, the “food from sawdust” prediction seems pretty accurate. :-)

  3. Based on some of my experiences w/ lo-carb breads and deserts, the “food from sawdust” prediction seems pretty accurate. :-)

  4. Yes! And we routinely stop hurricanes by starting oil spills in the ocean and then light them on fire! What an age we live in!

  5. Yes! And we routinely stop hurricanes by starting oil spills in the ocean and then light them on fire! What an age we live in!

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