10 inventions We Will Never Get to See

#5. Military Mind Control

The helmet used by the US military has seen changes over time. From ‘Doughboy’ and ‘dishpan’ helmets they have evolved into single structures consisting of multiple layers of Kevlar 29 ballistic fiber. But what you probably will not hear is that in some near future the helmet may be equipped with a technology (transcranial pulsed ultrasound) to monitor soldiers’ brains.

#6. Home Nuclear energy

We all know how destructive nuclear energy can be but there was a time when it could be used to power local households and communities. It just needed a small place and could sustain for a long duration of time. But right before it release, investors lost interest in it and we never saw it happen.

#7. A fully electric car

A fully electric car

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General Motors in 1990s introduced the first fully electric car which was nothing like today’s hybrid cars. Called the GM EV1, the project turned out to be a failure as the organization decided that people will not be satisfied with the battery life. There were rumors that there was pressure from oil companies too.

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