Our dangerous illusion of tech progress - FT.com (via ninakix)
A ConVairCar, Model 118 flying car during a test-flight, California, November 1947. The hybrid vehicle was designed by Theodore P. Hall for the Consolidated Vultee Aircraft Company of San Diego, California, but never went into production.
Photo by FPG
The World’s First Nuclear Merchant Ship?
(pictured » Russian Nuclear Icebreaker)