Do We Live In The Future? | Idea Channel | PBS Digital Studios

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We spend a lot of time thinking about THE FUTURE. But spoilers, maybe the future is now! Forget hoverboards, flying cars, jetpacks, and structures made of bubbles — the future is here, and your notion of the one you were “promised” was probably a lie. Look around you! Computers the size of pennies, instant communication across the oceans. The Future is now! But why still do we defer to an idea of “The Future”? And what happens to Now when we’re living in the future? Watch this week’s episode of PBS Idea Channel and find out!

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~ASSETS~

0:30 this was supposed to be the future shirt
https://www.threadless.com/product/63/Damn_Scientists

0:49 One World Trade Center Elevator Ride Show Animated Skyline
http://www.nytimes.com/video/nyregion/100000003637210/sky-pods-show-rise-of-new-york-skyline.html

1:07 Tony Hawk Rides Worlds First Real Hoverboard – Hendo Overboard

1:11 Belief HUVrTech

1:17 iPhone of the Future

2:22 Timeline of Emerging Science and Technology
http://www.imperialtechforesight.com/future-visions/87/vision/timeline-of-emerging-science-and-technology.html

2:27 The evolution of the human species
http://imgur.com/gallery/hy6vCd3

3:35 Daily Mail article
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2217774/The-Armageddon-virus-Why-experts-fear-disease-leaps-animals-humans-devastate-mankind-years.html

3:55 Fitbit Flex Wristband Movement and Sleep Tracker Review

4:01 #LIKELIFE! World with vs World without Social Media

5:05 Kayaking the Grand Canyon 2014 – Selfsupport by kayak

5:13 Idea Channel Cellphones Replacing Reality

5:32 GoPro App Control. View. Share.

6:03, 6:47 Look at this Instagram (Nickelback Parody)

6:50 Meerkat brings lifestream experience to Twitter at SXSW

GoVERBaNOUN Interview

~COMMENTS~

Ace0fSwords

TheSomeday42

Jake Dockter

HogsInDavis

Mike Rugnetta Tumblr – Country Music

http://mikerugnetta.tumblr.com/post/119471036365/while-molly-and-i-were-in-nashville-we-had-the

John Ohno

Keith Buckson

Cesca Peay

Vaudevue

John Baker

SeanTheOriginal

zxjacko

srpilha

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Written and hosted by Mike Rugnetta (@mikerugnetta)
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