Why is Google’s co-founder secretly investing in flying cars?

-CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR, 9 JUNE 2016, FEAT. PROF. BRYANT WALKER SMITH:

In the 20th century, the idea of a flying car was often thought of as a sci-fi trope, restricted to the cartoon series “The Jetsons” or the 80s cult hit “Repo Man,” where the bodies of aliens caused a vintage Chevy Malibu to shoot straight up in the air.

But a growing number of companies have increasingly been working to make flying cars a reality, including two California startups that have been backed, secretly, by Google co-founder Larry Page, according to a Bloomberg report published Thursday. <Read More>