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Video: In Tristram Geary's Echo/Back, a strange virus strikes that enables the infected to time travel, but only in very short bursts -- mere seconds into the past or future. The results are mostly chaotic, both for the world at large and the film's protagonist, a thief who uses his strange ability to outmanoeuvre police in an extended fight scene.

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: In Tristram Geary's Echo/Back, a strange virus strikes that enables the infected to time travel, but only in very short bursts -- mere seconds into the past or future. The results are mostly chaotic, both for the world at large and the film's protagonist, a thief who uses his strange ability to outmanoeuvre police in an extended fight scene.