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Old 01-25-13, 09:25 PM   #1
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realities.

1. flip phone, similar to the communicator that Capt. Kirk used.

2. tablet. Similar to the tablets used by Lt. LaForge in Next Gen

3. They have needleless medication. It's painless and safer.

http://health.yahoo.net/experts/dayi...ree-injections

4. Now they are toying with real life tractor beams in Scotland.

http://www.dailytech.com/article.aspx?newsid=29751
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"Ye cannae change the laws of physics!"
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but ye can sign up JJ Abrahams to add lens flare to every shot...
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And to add to that, Scotty is from Scotland, and Scotland is the country working on the tractor beam. :P
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We've had needless medication since ancient times, like bloodletting. Today we still do, like sex changes.

I think the improvement would be doing away with needless medication.
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Uhh, not NEEDLESS, but NEEDLELESS.

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