2001: A Space Odyssey
 
Stanley Kubrick   ( 26/7/1928 – 7/3/99) USA Movie maker  Arthur C. Clarke   (16/12/17 – 19/3/08)                         B...
How did people picture the future back in the sixties?
Window to the Future , 1969
By the year 2000 all food will be completely synthetic. Agriculture and fisheries will have become superfluous. The world'...
1961 edition of  Closer Than We Think  (which appeared in the  Chicago Tribune )
1967  Lowell Sun  
1961  Post-Standard  Sunday magazine (Syracuse, NY) Experimental Engineering class at UCLA
The July 19, 1965  Delta Democrat-Times  (Greenville, MS) ran a piece by Lyle Wilson proclaiming that by the year 2000,  &...
Auto-tutor  from the1964 New York World's Fair 
1964/ book  Childcraft Vol. 6 How Things Change .
Moon Colony .Science Journal ,1969. Illustrations by  Roy G. Scarfo
  The nuclear fear Or…
How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
Attributions: All the images and information  on the  past/future  were taken from The  Paleo-Future blog   http://www.pal...
Thanks, Gabriela Sellart http://revealties.wordpress.com/ http://andamiada.blogspot.com/
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2001 A Space Odyssey

  1. 1. 2001: A Space Odyssey
  2. 3. Stanley Kubrick ( 26/7/1928 – 7/3/99) USA Movie maker Arthur C. Clarke (16/12/17 – 19/3/08)                        British Science Fiction author
  3. 4. How did people picture the future back in the sixties?
  4. 5. Window to the Future , 1969
  5. 6. By the year 2000 all food will be completely synthetic. Agriculture and fisheries will have become superfluous. The world's population will by then have increased fourfold but will have stabilized. Sea water and ordinary rocks will yield all the necessary metals. Disease, as well as famine, will have been eliminated; and universal hygienic inspection and control will have been introduced. The problems of energy production will by then be completely resolved.   l'Express , 1962 From the essay Food - the great challenge of this crucial century by Georg Borgstrom in the 1975 book Notes for the Future: An Alterative History of the Past Decade .
  6. 7. 1961 edition of Closer Than We Think (which appeared in the Chicago Tribune )
  7. 8. 1967 Lowell Sun  
  8. 9. 1961 Post-Standard Sunday magazine (Syracuse, NY) Experimental Engineering class at UCLA
  9. 10. The July 19, 1965 Delta Democrat-Times (Greenville, MS) ran a piece by Lyle Wilson proclaiming that by the year 2000, "there will be a Negro president of the United States, a Negro on the Supreme Court, [and] one or more in the U.S. Senate."
  10. 11. Auto-tutor from the1964 New York World's Fair 
  11. 12. 1964/ book Childcraft Vol. 6 How Things Change .
  12. 13. Moon Colony .Science Journal ,1969. Illustrations by Roy G. Scarfo
  13. 14.   The nuclear fear Or…
  14. 15. How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  15. 16. Attributions: All the images and information  on the past/future were taken from The Paleo-Future blog http://www.paleofuture.com/blog/category/1960s
  16. 17. Thanks, Gabriela Sellart http://revealties.wordpress.com/ http://andamiada.blogspot.com/

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