The Fourth Man To Walk On The Moon.
Smart People, Dumb Predictions.
We must never forget the final, heroic flight of Space Bat.
A condensed history of dark matter.
How our ancestors used to make their own cornmeal and flour.
Hilarious naysayers who criticized the first iPhone 10 years ago.
Worst Tech Predictions Of The Past 100 years.
1932: “There is not the slightest indication that nuclear energy will ever be obtainable. It would mean that the atom would have to be shattered at will.” — Albert Einstein.
1949: “Where a calculator on the ENIAC is equipped with 18,000 vacuum tubes and weighs 30 tons, computers of the future may have only 1,000 vacuum tubes and perhaps weigh one and a half tons.” — Popular Mechanics.
2007: “There’s no chance that the iPhone is going to get any significant market share.” — Steve Ballmer, Microsoft CEO.
How some cool silent film effects were done.