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Today, Superbowl LII captivates a global audience with all the pomp and excess that America is renowned for. 92 men don body armour and helmets, clashing and tackling their opponents for hours in pursuit of glory. But it isn't the players on the opposite end of the field that are the most dangerous though. There's a more insidious threat that hangs over the entire day: Concussions and the long-term effects on player's brains.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.