The blog Signs from the Near Future imagines the traffic signs, advertisements, alerts, and warnings that we might see just a handful of years in the future. What new signs will accompany 3D-printed meat, driverless cars, and slime mold-powered computers?

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You can see a few of the digitally manipulated photographs showing the imaginary signs below, but check out the blog to see airport scanners in the age of nanotechnology, social media limit alerts from the Ministry of Health, and requests to turnoff neurological implants and holographic companions. Some of them are more realistic than others—jet pack rental is still a ways away.

[Signs from the Near Future via Laughing Squid]