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Welcome to the Paleofuture blog, where we explore past visions of the future. From flying cars and jetpacks to utopias and dystopias.

The Kids' Whole Future Catalog (1982)


The 1982 book The Kids' Whole Future Catalog features a broad range of paleo-futuristic hopes and dreams. From floating cities to rocketbelts this book runs the gamut of 1980s futurism. Unfortunately, it also contains some scam artists such as Uri Geller. For the most part it's a great read and we'll definitely be checking out more from this book over the next few weeks.

Prelude to a Great Depression (The Chronicle Telegram, 1929)

Superfarm of the Year 2020 (1979)

Superfarm of the Year 2020 (1979)