Popular Mechanics is in the business of predicting. Whether it's tech trends, concept cars or tomorrow's top science, we have been looking forward on the printed page throughout our 100-plus-year history. And it's not always accurate.
Hmm... not too many Zeppelins nowadays.
And not enough space for social distancing in that anthill.
I'm glad they were somewhat off as I couldn't stand to live like that!
Except for coronavirus, I would say that we could still have that in the future -- but we will prolly have to build all our future around the infectious potential now.