Who would have thought a few years ago that internet would change our way of socialising, our way of interacting, our way of working and our way of living altogether. Science and technology will continue to evolve and we will see many changes taking place in future. Technological advances can prove an individual wrong, just the way it was proved that Sun and not planet Earth is stationary.
This infographic presents a timeline of future predictions by famous people, which didn't turnout as they thought. They had no idea how the future would shape up, when they made these statements.
Many hundreds of years ago, travelling by train, drilling the ground for oil, communicating through telephone were considered impossible. Edison’s light bulb was considered a failure. Flight by machines was unimaginable back in 1900s.
Radio was thought to be of no commercial value and getting tired of watching television? Sounds funny to this generation whose world is TV. Having a computer at home has no reason? Well, there are more computers at home than humans today!