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You think you have it rough because you spent the weekend eating tequila-soaked watermelon? That's Just Juice compared to what Saturn's moon Enceladus has been steeping itself in. Astronomers have spotted the organic molecule methanol surrounding the icy moon. Methanol, in case you forgot, is a highly toxic form of alcohol that can literally leave you blind -- but after millions of years, we'd wager Enceladus' tolerance is pretty high.

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.

You think you have it rough because you spent the weekend eating tequila-soaked watermelon? That's Just Juice compared to what Saturn's moon Enceladus has been steeping itself in. Astronomers have spotted the organic molecule methanol surrounding the icy moon. Methanol, in case you forgot, is a highly toxic form of alcohol that can literally leave you blind -- but after millions of years, we'd wager Enceladus' tolerance is pretty high.