Archive for May, 2013

Imaginando o futuro em 1954

Monday, May 27th, 2013

Um vídeo produzido pela GE em 1954 sobre como seria a tecnologia do futuro.

Fonte: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KF2VSB71sZU

10 Incredible Ways Technology May Make Us Superhuman

Monday, May 13th, 2013


“In the last half of the twentieth century, medical science came up with some pretty astonishing ways to replace human parts that were starting to wear out. Though the idea is commonplace now, the invention of the artificial pacemaker in the ’50s must have seemed like science fiction come to life at the time; today’s innovations routinely restore a modicum of hearing to the deaf, sight to the vision-impaired, and if a pacemaker won’t cut it, we can just replace that faulty heart like the water pump in your old Ford.

These technologies that were in their infancy just a few decades ago are now so well-established as to seem downright mundane. The medical tech that is in its infancy today likewise seems like science fiction—and if history has taught us anything, it’s that this means we’ll probably see a lot of it in use very soon (if it isn’t already). Oh, and while there are certainly applications for many of these to replace those worn-out parts, many others are intended specifically to improve upon perfectly good parts in unprecedented ways.”

Fonte:http://listverse.com