This Week In The Future: Turn On And Tune Out With Robots, Dinosaurs, And Puppies

In the future, a strange entertainment cube will cause us to hallucinate yawning puppies and T-rexes. (The tightrope-walking robots on TV will be real, though.)

This Week In The Future, October 22-26, 2012
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