sunday fantasy #368

popular mechanics mag - 1949 ""Computers in the future will contain vacuum tubes and probably weigh more than tons" Popular Mechanics Magazine.

Backyard Water Rocket  With a catch & release mechanism, you can get higher pressure--with significantly higher flights! This version will be safer, especially with small kids around.  (Popular Mechanics)

How to Build a Backyard Water Rocket

Never has learning Newton's third law of motion (equal and opposite reaction) been so much fun. This easy-to-build, kid-friendly water rocket turns any afternoon into a blast.

1949 transportation of the future, Japanese style.

1949 transportation of the future, Japanese style. No two ways about it, this looks dangerous.

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Popular Mechanics

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 history.

Hiller's Aerial Sedan of 1957. Popular Mechanics

Futurismo de antaño: Transporte

The Future That Never Was - Next-Gen Tech Concepts - Popular Mechanics 1957 Hover Fan vehicles for everyone

Popular Mechanics July 1969.  Wild Dragster Bicycle ad. I had a green bike with three speed shifter on the crossbar. A 1 inch slick rear tire. What a cool bike .

Zaz Von Schwinn uploaded this 1969 Popular Mechanics diagram showing the specs for a spectacular dragster bicycle with all the trimmings. Popular Mechanics July 1969 page 152 (Thanks, Fipi Lele!

How to Build Cheap Linux and Windows Home Media Servers in Three Easy Steps - Popular Mechanics

How to Build Cheap Linux and Windows Home Media Servers in Three Easy Steps

Windows Home Server didn& take long, but Ubuntu was rewarding for the geeky hobbyist willing to experiment with the creations of the open-source community. Either way, we got a powerful, low-cost machine.


Sidewalk Jeep Design from Popular Mechanics (Jeep for Sale)

Popular Science, March 1954.

A gift-quality vintage Popular Science Magazine, March G+ or better condition considering its age, has some insignificant imperfections. Popular Science Magazine, March 1954 - My photo shows the ACTUAL item on sale.