Are Flying Cars Almost Here?

Along with the Back to the Future hoverboard, many people want flying cars. It’s hard to imagine why. We have way too many accidents on the ground, try to imagine how many we could have in the air that could crash down to earth. But Forbes just ran a report telling us that flying cars could be here as early as 2017, even sooner than self-driving cars. Apparently AeroMobil, a company from Slovakia, is working on this, and writer Eric Mack describes this vehicle as “an elongated, road-ready vehicle with stowable wings that can navigate both city traffic and the airspace in between landings and...