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We're kind of obsessed with standing desks here at Lifehacker, as evidenced by this glowing testimonial. But are they actually beneficial to your health, or just a feet-hurting placebo? A new study published in the International Journal of Epidemiology has revealed no correlation between sitting and mortality risk among office workers. It seems standing on the job doesn't make a lick of difference...Or does it?

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.

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We're kind of obsessed with standing desks here at Lifehacker, as evidenced by this glowing testimonial. But are they actually beneficial to your health, or just a feet-hurting placebo? A new study published in the International Journal of Epidemiology has revealed no correlation between sitting and mortality risk among office workers. It seems standing on the job doesn't make a lick of difference...Or does it?