Futures studies
Futures studies (also called futurology and futurism) is the study of postulating possible, probable, and preferable futures and the worldviews and myths that underlie them. There is a debate as to wh...
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Breaking free of datacenter legacy thinking
What if we could store data in such a way that we never had to worry about quality loss or degradation? Microsoft Partner Deputy Lab Director Ant Rowstron shares his thoughts on redesigning the datace...
Cutting edge reactors to completely reshape the way people think about nuclear | Sustainable Energy
An Oregon business has developed technology that could help to alter the way we think about nuclear power. NuScale Power's small modular reactors, or SMRs, measure 65 feet tall and 9 feet in diameter....
Reliable and extremely fast quantum calculations with germanium transistors
Transistors based on germanium can perform calculations for future quantum computers. This discovery by the team of Menno Veldhorst is reported in Nature.
Lenovo introduces first foldable laptop at CES 2020
The world's first foldable laptop with no seam has never been done until Lenovo. Liz Claman spoke with Lenovo North American President Matt Zielinski at...
Quantum computing’s also-rans and their fatal flaws
When it comes to performance, engineering matters more than physics.
Robot shoe mini-factory
Inside a tiny factory, a robot makes a shoe from scratch in six minutes.
Mel Gibson discusses his father's improvements after stem cell therapy in Panama
Mel Gibson is an actor and filmmaker. Neil Riordan, PA, PhD is one of the early pioneers and experts in applied stem cell research. https://www.cellmedicine.com/
Spider eyes inspire a new kind of depth-sensing camera
As robots and gadgets continue to pervade our everyday lives, they increasingly need to see in 3D — but as evidenced by the notch in your iPhone, depth-sensing cameras are still pretty bulky. A new ap...
The Extreme Machine Taking Silicon Chips to the Next Frontier
We went inside this breakthrough lab that’s reinventing Moore's Law.
Quantum gold rush: the private funding pouring into quantum start-ups
A Nature analysis explores the investors betting on quantum technology. The science is immature and a multi-purpose quantum computer doesn’t yet exist. But that isn’t stopping investors pouring cash ...
It might be possible to reverse a person’s biological age
In a small trial, drugs seemed to rejuvenate the body’s ‘epigenetic clock’, which tracks a person’s biological age.
Peter Thiel throws bombshell accusation at Google
Facebook board member Peter Thiel on the need for the FBI and CIA to investigate Google on 'Tucker Carlson Tonight.' Tucker FoxNews FOX News operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network ...
Shockwave Intravascular Lithotripsy (IVL) System, Mechanism of Action and Procedural Overview
Shockwave Intravascular Lithotripsy (IVL) System, Mechanism of Action and Procedural Overview ISI bit.ly/2ng87ej
Prostate cancer breakthrough: New treatment to 'seek and destroy' tumours could avoid chemotherapy
Legendary faces from the world of football have backed Prostate Cancer UK's latest drive to save lives by taking part in a powerful video to reinforce the life-changing partnership between the leading...
Futures techniques
Futures techniques used in the multi-disciplinary field of futures studies by futurists in Americas and Australasia, and futurology by futurologists in EU, include a diverse range of forecasting metho...
Futurist
Futurists or futurologists are scientists and social scientists whose specialty is futurology, or the attempt to systematically explore predictions and possibilities about the future and how they can ...
List of futurologists
Notable futurologists include:
Artificial intelligence
Artificial intelligence (AI) is the intelligence exhibited by machines or software. It is an academic field of study which studies the goal of creating intelligence. Major AI researchers and textbooks...
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Attitude change
Attitudes are associated beliefs and behaviors towards some object. They are not stable, and because of the communication and behavior of other people, are subject to change by social influences, as w...
Biotechnology
Biotechnology is the use of living systems and organisms to develop or make useful products, or "any technological application that uses biological systems, living organisms or derivatives thereof, to...
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Eschatology
Eschatology /ˌɛskəˈtɒlədʒi/ is a part of theology concerned with the final events of history, or the ultimate destiny of humanity. This concept is commonly referred to as the "end of the world" or "en...
Extropianism
Extropianism, also referred to as the philosophy of Extropy, is an evolving framework of values and standards for continuously improving the human condition. Extropians believe that advances in scien...
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Human extinction
Human extinction is the hypothesized end of the human species. Various scenarios have been discussed in science, popular culture and religion (see End time). The scope of this article is existential r...
Hypothetical technology
A hypothetical technology is a technology that does not exist yet, but the development of which could potentially be achieved in the future. It is distinct from an emerging technology, which has achi...