For many of the past decades and centuries, books, films, and folktales have made guesses of what the future will look like. Movies like ‘Back to the Future’ and ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’ brought to life bold inventions like the hoverboard and supercomputers, and as of the year 2013, the former became a reality. Advances have been made in a number of areas such as business, automobiles, farming, and medicine. Brilliant minds across the globe continue to work tirelessly to make the inventions that were once not even imaginable, true realistic visions of our future, and many have succeeded. The future is now! Don’t believe me? Just take a look at 20 fantastical creations that are available or will be soon!
1. A Portable Surface Sterilizer and Sanitation Wand
2. Edublocks, a virtual currency that can be collected and spent on online educational training, from flute lessons on YouTube to hour-long lectures in various subjects
3. These Microbial Mood Rings replicate the wearer’s microbiome. When the wearer encounters any environment that could affect their gut bacteria, the color of the ring changes
4. The XD Design Window Solar Charger Port will essentially turn any window during the day into an outlet
5. The Indulgence Navigator keeps track of your indulgences to let you know when to stop giving in to your cravings