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The Future Has Arrived

Vintage
233.9k views31 Hilarious Vintage Ads That Tried to Predict the FutureWhen it comes to old predictions of the future, people from the past could never have imagined a world where humans put a man on t...
Entertainment
99.6k viewsOld Futuristic Movies Whose Futures We've PassedMost of the visions of the future from old movies have not completely come to be. Flying cars are still a sci-fi dream, and no one...
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6.0k voters18 Predictions About The Future That History Proved Way, Way WrongNothing ages more poorly in pop culture than bad predictions. Made with the best intentions, and then memorialized in print, futur...
Entertainment
474 votersThings Sci-Fi Movies Always Get Wrong About The FutureAs a genre, science fiction presents fictional futures and fictional worlds in order to illustrate truths about our own world. But...
1990s
227 votersWhat '90s Movies Thought The Next 20 Years Would Look LikeThe 1990 predictions for 2020 and the years surrounding it were bold and varied. The filmmakers of the time were rocking out to Ni...
Artificial Intelligence
2.0k votersThe Creepiest Things That People's Smart Home Systems and Alexas Have Ever DoneTechnology hurtles forward at a startling pace. If you’ve ever heard someone complain that they just replaced their cell phone onl...
Entertainment
2.8k votersThe 95+ Greatest Dystopian Action MoviesSome of the best films depict a bleak future. Lucky for movie-goers, this type of dystopian despair has led to some of the best ac...
Entertainment
278 votersFilm Versions of the Future You'd Most Want to Really HappenWe as a people tend to see the future extremely pessimistically. 'Dystopian' is practically synonymous with 'Future' as far as the...
21.9k views14 Times Science Fiction Writers Predicted the FutureAll manner of people have made extraordinary future predictions throughout history, but science fiction writers seem to have a par...
Fictional Fashion
649 votersThe Most Ridiculous Future Fashions In '80s FilmsSome of the silliest, most over-the-top futuristic fashion came from '80s movies. From major hits like Star Wars and Aliens to les...
Entertainment
8.9k votersThe Best Dystopian And Near Future MoviesThe best dystopian and near future movies are the films that make us a little more thankful for the Starbucks line every morning. ...
The End of the World
2.6k votersThe Greatest Dystopian NovelsDystopias have become a fascinating genre over the last century as disillusioned writers witnessed and reacted against imperialism...
Internet
514 votersWeird Things People Used To Do Before Wi-Fi ExistedIt can seem hard to fathom now, but there was a time before computers were a central part of our everyday lives, and there are eve...
True Stories
40.3k viewsTimes Dystopian Novels Predicted Real Life EventsScience fiction can get eerily detailed sometimes, especially when displaying an imperfect, dystopian future. Well, at least we ca...
Products
46 votersThe Best New Smart Home Products You Can Buy Right NowOne of the fastest-spreading trends of the last several years has been smart home technology. Home systems like Alexa and the Amaz...
Tech
469 votersThe Scariest Current TechnologiesTechnology is advancing at an ever quickening pace, and new breakthroughs are often feared as much as they are celebrated. The hea...
Entertainment
1.8k votersEvery 'Black Mirror' Episode, RankedThanks to Netflix, fans of Black Mirror, the BBC shows Netflix brought stateside, have been gifted many more episodes since its pr...
Graveyard Shift
2.7k viewsRoko's Basilisk Warns Of Potential AI Horrors And Sparked The Unlikeliest Romance Of 2018By now, almost everyone is aware of the strange romance fostered between tech giant Elon Musk and Canadian pop star Grimes. While ...
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2.1k votersPopular Stuff We'll Make Fun of in the FutureIt's time to face the facts: a ton of the things we love today, we will end up mocking one day in the future. You know how it goes...
Songs
496 votersThe Best Songs About The FutureSince we're always wondering what will become of us in our later years, for this list we're ranking the best songs about the futur...