This article was published by The McAlvany Intelligence Advisor on Monday, February 1, 2016:
In 1894 the president of the Royal Society, William Thomson, First Baron Kelvin, predicted that the radio had no future. Today there are more than one billion of them tuned into more than 33,000 radio stations.
He also predicted that heavier-than-air flying machines wouldn’t work. In addition he said that “X-rays will prove to be a hoax.”
Scientist Dionysius Lardner predicted in the 1850s that