Functional Prototype of Marty McFly’s Hoverboard

replica back to the future hoverboard

We have not really kept up with technological advances in fiction, a very glaring example of which is that we don’t yet have anything close to the hoverboard that Marty McFly showed off in Back to the Future. Though it is quite heartening to see that we are making progress on that score. Here’s a functioning 1:2 scale replica of the Hoverboard. Good news, it hovers. Bad news, you can’t even begin to use it the way Marty did.

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Electric skates take you forward without any effort

If there’s something that the entire human race can agree to, is that we want almost all of our work done without putting in much of an effort. Skataz electric skates promise to take the effort out of walking. Powered by an electric battery, the skates can roll on, taking you to whatever direction you …

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