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1964 Worlds Fair

PHOTOS: How Today's Innovations Were Predicted In 1964

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 04.21.2014 | Science

What scientific developments did Americans in 1964 think would be around today? These photos (seen below) from the 1964 World's Fair in New York City ...

The Best And Worst Predictions From The 1964 World's Fair

AP | Posted 06.14.2014 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York World's Fair of 1964 introduced 51 million visitors to a range of technological innovations and predictions during its ...

Iconic 1964 World's Fair Towers Could Be Torn Down

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 06.03.2014 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) -- They were designed for the 1964 World's Fair as sleek, space-age visions of the future: three towers topped by flying-saucer-like pla...

Sorry Steve Jobs, Someone Else Thought of the iPhone First

Emma Goss | Posted 10.13.2013 | College
Emma Goss

The most random prediction Asimov was right about? That the world's fair of 2014 would serve "mock-turkey" and "pseudosteak," known today as Tofurky and Boca Burgers.

The World's Fair Project: An Introduction (PHOTOS)

Jade Doskow | Posted 01.15.2012 | Arts
Jade Doskow


Leaving New York: The White Mana Diner

Nick Carr | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nick Carr

Recently, I've been scouting New York looking for Detroit (don't ask), a search that ultimately led me to northern Jersey and the White Mana Diner -- originally created for the 1964 World's Fair in Flushing.