December 3, 2012

The Broken Promises of Science & Innovation

Wynne Parry, Live Science


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In the early decades of the 20th century, the magazine Popular Mechanics made a few predictions of future innovations. Some resembled modern conveniences, such as the video chat feature of Skype or Internet shopping, but many of the magazine's prognostications never materialized.

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TAGGED: Predictions, Innovation, The Future, Technology, Science

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