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Astronomers, doctors and other experts alike are in total agreement on one point -- don't stare at a solar eclipse without eye protection unless you want to damage your vision or go blind, you goddamn idiot.

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.

Astronomers, doctors and other experts alike are in total agreement on one point -- don't stare at a solar eclipse without eye protection unless you want to damage your vision or go blind, you goddamn idiot.