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Watch: Man Flies Jetpack at Futuristic Festival

We may not have hoverboards or flying cars, but equipping everyone with a jetpack may be within reach. At this past weekend's The Future Is Here festival in Washington, D.C., a man strapped on a high-tech backpack and soared for 20 seconds. Developed by Jet PI, the device can keep someone afloat for 26 seconds and runs off a combination of hydrogen peroxide, nitrogen gas, and silver to produce jets of intense steam, LiveScience reports.

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