Your next office chair may be assembled from leftover parts of The Terminator's endoskeleton and sections of the starship Enterprise's main deflector dish. At least, that's what the latest image (found via Neatorama at Popular Science) from office furniture makers Herman Miller and Humanscale would lead us to believe. And it doesn't just look good—this prototype is smarter than you, automatically adjusting itself to give you the 130-degree incline that's best for your back, without all the Aeron-inspired knobs and levers. So long as it doesn't come looking for Sarah Connor (who is getting her own TV show), we're cool.
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