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To judge by predictions made in the 1950s, we 21st-century types should all be flying around in hover cars or zooming through megalopolises in glass tubes, right? We should be eating insta-rehydrating-flavor-pill foodstuffs, not wasting our hours cooking, no? There have been, and continue to be, many things that people assume are just beyond the horizon of our technological and scientific prowess, and some of those breakthroughs may well occur. But others? Keep dreaming, kid, because they ain’t gonna happen.