1941, Arthur Young & Bartram Kelley flew a model helicopter by tethered remote control. Later that year, they demonstrated the stability of the model to Bell Aircraft in Buffalo, NY. The design became the signature rotor system for Bell helicopters until the 80s.
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Abandoned Cafe Astro (concept art)
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"The Farmer of the Future", Seagram's Men Who Plan beyond Tomorrow Ad Series, 1943
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Lost 1939 Antarctica Snow Cruiser
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Crosspost from r/toronto: Pikaboo CN Tower
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70s batmobile !
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"General Electric Radio and Radar Will Guard and Guide Their Flight", November 1942
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A TV21 cross-section of Lady Penelope's car, FAB 1
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Radio-pill - digestive tract telemetry miniature transmitter. Soviet magazine "Radio", 1964
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Antikythera Mechanism / Greek Analog Computer / 87 BC
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Bally Future Spa Pinball at Spacebar in Boise, ID
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Monument to Yuri Gagarin on Gagarin square
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Ford Milano Concept 1970
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Electronic info machine, it gives answers to questions that are written in its memory (on tape) and also shows the answer on the monitor. Soviet magazine "Radio", 1962
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Triple Hull Cruise Ship featured in a "Men Who Plan beyond Tomorrow" Ad from Seagram's, 1943.
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"The City of Atlantis," 1992 Rifts Atlantis, art by Newton Ewell
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London, 2166. From the UK Band B-12's album, Time Tourist.
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1950s 'Space Station' Morse Code Signalling Set
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Glasses with radio from a Soviet magazine "Radio", 1972
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Retro Poster
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A future city by B. G. Seielstad, Popular Science Monthly, April 1934
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Mercury to Mars, by Marshall Spaceflight Center artist Grant Lathe (1963)
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Artist's rendering of the Seattle Center monorail station for the 1962 World's Fair.
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Bob MUST have slack! 👌 👌 👌
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1995's idea of cellular phones in 2020, as envisioned by the Future book in the Dorling Kindersley Eyewitness series
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Super tanks will be made out of old battleships 🛥 🛥 🛥
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Concept art for Disney's 1979 "The Black Hole", by Robert McCall 😱 😱 😱
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Habitable space station. 🌏 🌏 🌏
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Dune Messiah, by Frank Herbert (1969)
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The Czech embassy in Berlin
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