Paleofuture via Paris

Visions of the future from the past are very intriguing. It is wild to read books such as Neal Stephenson’s Snow Crash, only to see and use the technologies imagined. Equally interesting are the past futures that never quite came to fruition (paleo-futures). Here is a nice collection of a future as envisioned by 1910 Parisians; one of rocket skates, flying firefighter, chemical meals, and force-fed education.

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