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Video: There are over 150 steps in making a bamboo fishing rod which involve nearly 60 hours of work to actually complete. That's a lot of work. You can sneak a peak at how it gets done -- the carving, the burning, the shaving, the glueing -- in the video below by Michael Herman. In it, you get to follow fly fisherman Nick Taransky around as he meticulously makes a bamboo fishing rod. The fun part is trying to figure out what the next step in the process is because it's not nearly as simple as cutting a strip out from the bamboo.

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 are over 150 steps in making a bamboo fishing rod which involve nearly 60 hours of work to actually complete. That's a lot of work. You can sneak a peak at how it gets done -- the carving, the burning, the shaving, the glueing -- in the video below by Michael Herman. In it, you get to follow fly fisherman Nick Taransky around as he meticulously makes a bamboo fishing rod. The fun part is trying to figure out what the next step in the process is because it's not nearly as simple as cutting a strip out from the bamboo.