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Video: Growing up, Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 was one of my favourite games. The soundtrack, the frantic pace and the ridiculous ragdolly special moves made it a joy to play -- although I chalked that last bit up as video game magic that no actual skateboarder could ever pull off. Clearly, I'd never met Jonny Giger.

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: Growing up, Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 was one of my favourite games. The soundtrack, the frantic pace and the ridiculous ragdolly special moves made it a joy to play -- although I chalked that last bit up as video game magic that no actual skateboarder could ever pull off. Clearly, I'd never met Jonny Giger.