Just in case you thought Mike Pence was the worst possible choice for Vice President, just remember that Trump’s choice could have been worse. Much worse!
Otherwise, while things may not look promising as far as politics goes, the future for science and technology is so bright that you need to wear shades. We may not have hoverboards, but there are so many other scientific and technological breakthroughs currently being developed that are guaranteed to make the world a better place: self-driving cars, affordable clean energy, virtual and augmented reality, flying cars, artificial intelligence, crypto-currencies, on-line education, synthetic meat, computerized medicine, and a new space age.
The next time you feel depressed about the future, just remember that the future is being created today through science and technology and not through politics. For a glimpse of things to come, here’s a list of Eleven Reasons To Be Excited About The Future of Technology, and a video of the Top 10 Things That Will Become Obsolete in the Future: