In The Future This Week, Serious Wonder takes a look at the home of the future, prosthetics inspired by a mountain goat, a quadriplegic who can drive using his neck, and, yes, Martha Stewart’s drone. And there’s also the outstanding trailer for Interstellar. Have fun with the Future This Week!
THE FUTURE THIS WEEK
Wired reported that a quadriplegic is able to steer his race car by twisting his neck.
Sci-Fi fans delight! The trailer for Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar was released!
Honda's Future Home
Of all companies, Honda has unveiled their vision of the home of the future.
“Sam Schmidt, who has been paralyzed below the shoulders since slamming into a wall 14 years ago, always believed he’d never drive again. On Sunday, he will–in a Corvette he will control by shaking his head and gnashing his teeth.” – Wired Magazine
Mountain Goat Prothesis
A prosthetic leg for rock climbers was created with inspiration from mountain goats.
The Ultimate Sleep
Check out this design for the ultimate deep sleep and concentration cubicle.
Martha Stewart's Drones?
And in the weirdest news this week, Martha Stewart apparently owns a drone.