Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Illustrated Predictions from 1910 for the year 2000... (11pics)

Check out these 11 amazing illustrations by French illustrator Villemard from 1910 of what he thought the world would be like in the year 2000, such as the flying airship (above photo). 
Included are some far-fetched ideas such as firefighters in flying bat-suits, others that are plausible in our near future like autonomous robots that construct buildings and some that exist today such as electric trains...  
-Check 'em out below: 

Electrically feeding books into students brains.
A Robotic Tailor.
Flying Firefighters and Policeman.
Motorized skates.
Mobile Artillery.
Robotic Construction Workers.
Robotic Barbers and Hairdressers.
Electric Trains.
Flying Cars.
Helicopter Spies.

via dvice

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