A History Of The Future – Nautical Pop Science
Most of us have fond memories of flipping through editions of Popular Mechanics magazine, dreaming of the future. Well a new blog called Modern Mechanics lets you relive those memories.
Be sure to check out these gems from the site’s Nautica section;
- Transoceanic Hydroglider
- The Barrel Ship (photo above)
- Lifeboat Casket
- Floating Airports
- Ice Islands
- Turbo Wheel Liners
- Air Bubbles For Rescues At Sea
- An the time appropriate Fighting Chinese Pirates
We guarantee it will bring a smile to the faces of all gCaptain readers… even the ones thougroly disapointed that it’s almost 2009 and Buck Rogers is no where in sight.
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