Ladies and fish monsters I give you the octo-auto built by engineer M.O Reeves in 1911 and back in a time when shocks were non-existent this car promised a smooth ride. Alas, this car sold just about as well as those Hitler action figures and he only managed to sell 2 units. But, hey this was mankind’s first attempt at an all terrain vehicle.
Back in 1932 people for some reason passionately believed that waterwheeling a sport that doesn’t need much imagination to imagine would become a sport. As you can guess this didn’t amount to anything
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(apple,jobs,vintage) The title explains itself, now think back to the specs and the price to the last computer you bought.
Oh boy where we retarded back in the 1940’s….here is a newspaper article drawing of an honest-to-god prototype that the u.s. army was actually considering to create. As shown it would have been a one-person spacecraft and with it’s numerous arms could pull stuff in from space and well yeah that’s about it. It was to have basic propulsion systems on it and was to be launched from a rocket into space. Wow, thank god we decided to create NASA and let real scientist take over
This is the first ever website created called http://info.cern.ch way back in 1991 by Tim Berners-Lee. Unshockingly, the website was simply an explantation of what the world wide web was and served as a sort of directory to find other website despite the fact that no other websites existed……akward.
This may not be the first scuba suit. But, it is the first one that was actually useful in any way whatsoever this suit was made some german company named Messr S. and could go down to atleast 200ft under water (since that’s how long the line was.) By the way, as a bonus it also only killed a quarter of the people who used it.