Jetpacks are here. Almost, anyway.
Unfortunately, they're not quite the jetpacks you imagined when you were 10-years-old. This is big and expensive, not small and powered by rockets or shitloads of jet fuel. That would be a bit dangerous, after all.
It can fly for about 45 minutes, up to 50mph, which is pretty bloomin' quick. Chances are, this technology will go straight into military use, on rescue missions or to help fight fires.
The best bit? It might be out by 2016.
The worst bit? You'd need a spare £165k to get one...