Visions of the future

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 (Rodents of Unusual Size), vintage pulp cover, you know it is serious when civilization staggers. Now that is a big beaver. Pulp Fiction Book, Science Fiction Books, Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, Vintage Ads, Pulp Magazine, Book Cover Art, Book Art, Pulp Art

1961... Rodent Mutation

Explore x-ray delta one's photos on Flickr. x-ray delta one has uploaded 20692 photos to Flickr.

"Retro-Futuristic, Robot, Cyborg, Cyberpunk, Sci-Fi" Looks like something from Hellboy.

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The book reader of the future (April, 1935 issue of Everyday Science and Mechanics) that looks nothing like an ipad/kindle/nook!

Anti-Communism Propaganda from the First Red Scare. People feared the potential rise of communism. Cold War Propaganda, Communist Propaganda, Propaganda Art, Communism, Socialism, Cover Design, Set Design, Red Scare, Horror Movie Posters

My Ear-Trumpet Has Been Struck By Lightning

turner-d-century: “americanpropaganda: “ Anti-Communist poster from the United States ” “ The first postwar “Imagine if…” dramatizations of the Russians conquering and enslaving America, Is This...

20 Truly Remarkable Retro and Vintage ads ads commercial commercial ads ads

Vandelay Design: Web Design Blog

In this post we'll showcase 40 vintage/retro advertisements. The ads shown here represent a wide variety of different products and design styles as well.

VIDEO (click twice): How can we fit more people into cities without overcrowding? Kent Larson shows off folding cars, quick-change apartments and other innovations that could make the city of the future work a lot like a small village of the past. Ted Videos, New Urbanism, Daily Video, Smart City, Urban Planning, Ted Talks, Meeting New People, Critical Thinking, People Like

Brilliant designs to fit more people in every city

How can we fit more people into cities without overcrowding? Kent Larson shows off folding cars, quick-change apartments and other innovations that could make the city of the future work a lot like a small village of the past.

TED Talk: Climate Change, Disaster Mitigation and City Planning Chris Anderson, Global Citizenship, Energy Industry, Weather And Climate, About Climate Change, Big Government, On The Issues, Smart City, Environmental Issues

Let's prepare for our new climate

As Vicki Arroyo says, it's time to prepare our homes and cities for our changing climate, with its increased risk of flooding, drought and uncertainty. She illustrates this inspiring talk with bold projects from cities all over the world -- local examples of thinking ahead.

Trip - a - matic retro futurism

The world is becoming increasingly open, and that has implications both bright and dangerous. Marc Goodman paints a portrait of a grave future, in which technology's rapid development could allow crime to take a turn for the worse. Crime, Singularity University, Ted Videos, School Leadership, Future Videos, Criminal Justice System, Criminology, Human Behavior, Character Education

A vision of crimes in the future

The world is becoming increasingly open, and that has implications both bright and dangerous. Marc Goodman paints a portrait of a grave future, in which technology's rapid development could allow crime to take a turn for the worse.

Art,fashion,design,technology etc from the atomic space age

The Vault Of The Atomic Space Age

Art,fashion,design,technology etc from the atomic space age

Eric Topol says we'll soon use our smartphones to monitor our vital signs and chronic conditions. At TEDMED, he highlights several of the most important wireless devices in medicine's future -- all helping to keep more of us out of hospital beds. Language Of Computer, Next Trends, Information Processing, Nursing Tips, Save Life, Ted Talks, Teaching Tools, Science And Technology

The wireless future of medicine

Eric Topol says we'll soon use our smartphones to monitor our vital signs and chronic conditions. At TEDMED, he highlights several of the most important wireless devices in medicine's future -- all helping to keep more of us out of hospital beds.

The Svalbard Global Seed Vault (Norwegian: Svalbard globale frøhvelv) is a secure seedbank located on the Norwegian island of Spitsbergen near the town of Longyearbyen in the remote Arctic Svalbard archipelago, about kilometres mi) from the North Pole. Doomsday Bunker, Assurance Vie, Longyearbyen, Survival Blog, Seed Bank, Vaulting, Planting Seeds, Wonders Of The World, Zombies

One seed at a time, protecting the future of food

The wheat, corn and rice we grow today may not thrive in a future threatened by climate change. Cary Fowler takes us inside the Svalbard Global Seed Vault, a vast treasury buried within a frozen mountain in Norway, that stores a diverse group of food-crop seeds ... for whatever tomorrow may bring.

The Jetsons Cartoon – Rosie the Robot Maid Os Jetsons, Web Responsive, Nostalgia, Vintage Cartoon, Vintage Tv, Vintage Items, I Remember When, Classic Cartoons, Ol Days

Rosey The Robot Maid

Rosey from The Jetsons The Jetsons is the classic, futuristic cartoon of 2062. Rosey is The Jetsons, 45 year- old robot maid. She's part of their family and takes care of all the household chores, in record-speed of course! Even robots wear aprons! The Jetsons

Technologist and futurist Bill Joy talks about several big worries for humanity -- and several big hopes in the fields of health, education and future tech.

What I'm worried about, what I'm excited about

Technologist and futurist Bill Joy talks about several big worries for humanity -- and several big hopes in the fields of health, education and future tech.

Japan's robot teacher calls roll, smiles and scolds, drawing laughter from students with her eerily lifelike face.  The robot teacher, called Saya, can speak multiple languages and express six basic emotions — surprise, fear, disgust, anger, happiness, sadness — because its rubber skin is being pulled from the back with motors and wiring around the eyes and the mouth.