paleofuture logo sm.jpg

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

You Can Own an Unopened Beer From the Hindenburg

You Can Own an Unopened Beer From the Hindenburg

An unopened bottle of beer recovered from the wreckage of the Hindenburg is up for auction. Again. The 1937 bottle of Lowenbrau sold for over $18,000 back in 2009. The bottle has fire damage, but since the airship had a smoking room, I suppose that could've happened before it crashed.

Left: the bottle up for auction in 2009. Right: The dining room of the Hindenburg.

Thanksgiving Dinner Was Supposed To Be In Pill Form By Now

Thanksgiving Dinner Was Supposed To Be In Pill Form By Now

Mysterious Package Found in Century-Old Time Capsule

Mysterious Package Found in Century-Old Time Capsule