Category Archives: Future

The Man From The Year 2256

This is the story of Andrew Carlssin, an alleged time-traveler from the year 2256.

He was supposedly discovered when the FBI arrested a Wall Street wizard on insider-trading charges. The FBI claims that with an initial investment of only $800, Carlssin built a personal fortune worth over $350 million in just two weeks.

Upon questioning, Carlssin claimed this success was due to the fact that he was from the year 2256.

Uberman!

The World In 2050

Can you imagine our world in 2050? By mid-century there will likely be 9 billion people on the planet, consuming ever more resources and leading ever more technologically complex lives. What will our cities be like? How will we eat in the future of Earth? Will global warming trigger catastrophic changes, or will we be able to engineer our way out of the world climate crisis?

This BBC Documentary looks forward to the year 2050 and aims to provide a real picture of the future.


What humans will look like in 1,000 years

Whatever happens in the next 1,000 years — whether we merge with machines or become them — one thing is certain: The human race is always changing — and the faster we change and branch out from Earth, the better chance we have of outrunning extinction.

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1948 — Cars of the Future

This short was released theatrically on May 21, 1948 and featured “streamlined marvels on wheels.” In 1948, this was the automotive future.