Bruce McCall Illustrates the Future That Wasn't
According to past predictions, we should be living in an era of flying cars and other marvels. But be glad that some advances haven't happened
- By Bruce McCall
- Smithsonian magazine, April 2012
Sure, the mile-high skyscraper offers spectacular vistas, but it takes the takeout deliveryman so long to ride the elevator to the 527th floor that your Chinese food always arrives stone cold.