Otto Lilienthal was the first human to develop and create a production aircraft, going on to make over 2000 well-documented gliding flights. But now, 125 years on, a model of his creation is inside a modern wind tunnel.
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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.