20% of Adults Believe that Light Sabers Exist
This is a survey out of the U.K., but we get the feeling like it applies pretty well over here too. The bottom line: When it comes to technology from movies, a LOT of people have problems separating the science from the fiction. Check this out:
Almost 50% of adults believe the mind erasing device from “Men In Black” exists.
More than 40% believe hoverboards exist, like the one in “Back To the Future Part Two”. Almost 25% believe that teleportation is possible right now.
Almost 20% think you can SEE gravity. And more than 20% believe that light sabers exist.
Via (AOL News)