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In the 1993 cult classic Jurassic Park, a T. rex manages to scare the living crap out of kid heroes Lex and Tim Murphy by casually ripping apart their Ford Explorer like it's a scrap of meat. It's a scene that crystallised the destructive power of this extinct apex predator in the public consciousness -- and as a new study highlights, it might not have been that hyperbolic.

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.

In the 1993 cult classic Jurassic Park, a T. rex manages to scare the living crap out of kid heroes Lex and Tim Murphy by casually ripping apart their Ford Explorer like it's a scrap of meat. It's a scene that crystallised the destructive power of this extinct apex predator in the public consciousness -- and as a new study highlights, it might not have been that hyperbolic.