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Video: There's a wonderful irony to the fact that every single snowflake is a unique masterpiece, but they're too small for the human eye to enjoy. Thankfully they can also be grown in a lab by scientists like Dr Kenneth Libbrecht, the "Snowflake Consultant" for Disney's Frozen, who also films his microscopic creations so they can be studied, shared and made into captivating GIFs.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

Video: There's a wonderful irony to the fact that every single snowflake is a unique masterpiece, but they're too small for the human eye to enjoy. Thankfully they can also be grown in a lab by scientists like Dr Kenneth Libbrecht, the "Snowflake Consultant" for Disney's Frozen, who also films his microscopic creations so they can be studied, shared and made into captivating GIFs.