Video and discussion activity
Which examples of gadgets and devices from science fiction movies, books or series will be common in 30 years time?
What would you like to see as a reality?
B.Video Segment: “When Science Fiction Will Become a Reality”
Michio Kaku is an American futurist, theoretical physicist and popularizer of science. Dr. Kaku is a Professor of Theoretical Physics at the City College of New York.
Watch his clip and answer the questions below.
1."Physics of the Future" is the name of...
2.Growing up, physicist Michio Kaku had two heroes. Who were they?
3.He says that internet will be in our contact lenses.
What will we do to go online?
What will we see when we talk to peole?
What will happen if someone speaks another language?
4.What are physicist working on?
5.Dr Kaku advises not to slam the door if someone knocks one day. Who could this person be?
· Will we be able to do the things Dr Kaku predicts?
· What other new gadgets will be common?
· What will the positive and negative effects of technology be in the future?