How we once imagined the future… robots and all
With Google’s news of Project Glass and Corning releasing its “Day Made of Glass 2” – it’s only fitting for us to step back and remember what our forefathers (and mothers) thought of when they looked to the road ahead.
From our archives…
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Image 1: Schoolgirls with robot Mandale at a Middle School in Bradford, February 1989. (Photo: Manchester Daily Express/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Image 2: Mr. B.G. Bowden shows off the state of the art bicycle he has designed for the ‘Designs of the Future’ section of the 1946 ‘Britain Can Make it’ Exhibition.
Image 3: Lifestyle, House and Home, pic: 1966, An exterior of a modern “futuristic” house with outdoor swimming pool (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images)
Image 4: A futurist desk in Germany, 1969. (Photo by Gamma Keystone/Getty Images)
Image 5: A woman sitting in a proposed nursery of the future, at the Ideal Home exhibition, 1930, Olympia, London. (Photo by Miller/Getty Images)