Gallery: The Flying Cars of Popular Science

The obsession began innocently enough. This is a picture of a "pigmy Zeppelin" from the April 1916 issue of what was then known as Popular Science Monthly. The miniZep wasn't a flying car, but it was an early step toward personal air travel for the masses. This one was "built for the British Government [sic] by a… » 3/08/10 2:03pm 3/08/10 2:03pm