Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, Information, Cognitive

    A Layperson's View of Future Technology and Society

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Future Technology

Future of

Science homework help

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Top five terrifying future technologies. Scary future scenarios.Five Scary Future Scenarios

Please do not get the impression that I am using the popular media trend of fear-mongering to try and rally you into a global fight against the evils of technology. I will probably take a nap after this.

It's just that I have a terrible habit of looking forward to a brighter side of the future. So to be fair, I offer you five future technologies that might wipe out humanity (or change it dramatically). Have a great day! Five Terrifying Future Technologies (Flash)

GMO Foods

Nanotubes have slipped into my sunscreen with the stealth of a cloned kitten. Why are products that use nano or bio technologies not clearly labeled?

Labeling the Future

Technology and society

Some of the smartest individuals I know, suddenly remember their kids have soccer practice when I mention the latest tech breakthrough.
Future Technology and Society

They're Just Not That Into Us

Search for extraterrestrials, ET.

SETI projects have scanned the sky for over 40 years looking for an intelligent signal. Could our level of intelligence be unique in the universe? Intelligent life

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Wealthy, Healthy and Wise

Transhuman, transhumanity,posthuman,posthumanity

When they first hit the market, future technologies like memory implants and longevity drugs, may only be affordable to a small percent of the population. What scenarios could lead to human enhancement technologies for all? Transhumanity

Homework Help

Homework help. Science, biotechnology, chemistry, physics and more

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Nanotechnology risks

Ready or not, here it comes. In the next 20 years, nanotechnology will touch the life of nearly every person on the planet. The potential benefits are mind boggling and brain enhancing. But like many of the great advancements in earth's history, it is not without risk. Here are some of the risks posed to society by nanotech.

Nanotechnology risks

Future Topics

Future For All


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Welcome! Future for All is my personal web site about future technology and its effect on society. Sometimes I write articles, but mainly I post hand-picked links to future technology articles, images and videos. I hope you like my site and find it useful.

My second video (still learning) is a parody about the Future of Privacy. How much private information are you willing to give up for a little savings or convenience?

 

Pervassive Insurance - Future TV Commercial Parody

 

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Smart Homes

Smart Homes

My home is not very smart. It does not know when to start my coffee or how to clean the floor. It has difficulty distinguishing between a roaring grease fire and a steamy shower, which makes it a good thing it can't remember the number to call in an emergency. What can we expect to experience in the smart home of the future? Smart Home

Approaching the Singularity

the singularity

Surfing the web for The Singularity gives me a gnarly headache. No doubt a reaction to asking my brain to find ways of replacing itself. Both intriguing and frightening, my approach to the Singularity is to treat it like a dessert tray--the further it is away, the less I am infatuated by it. The Singularity

Human Like Robots

girl robot life like robot

A life-like robot girl greets visitors at a world expo. To make it easier for us to warm up to a cold machine, future robots will look, feel and act more human. Robotics

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08.19.14 -

Neurons firing in the auditory cortex of the brain - YouTube
Bioengineers create functional 3D brain-like tissue - NIH

08.18.14 -

Scientists let loose a flash mob of tiny swarming robots - CBS News

08.08.14 -

IBM launches functioning brain-inspired chip - KurzweilAi.net

08.05.14 -

Nasa validates 'impossible' space drive - Wired

08.04.14 -

Is Earth's Life Unique in the Universe? - Scientific American

08.03.14 -

We're Heading into a Jobless Future, No Matter What the Government Does - Vivek Wadhwa ( LinkedIn)

07.31.14 -

Smart contact lens - Novartis

07.30.14 -

An alternative to the Turing test: 'Winograd Schema Challenge' annual competition announced - KurzweilAi.net
Potential 'universal' blood test for cancer discovered - University of Bradford

07.27.14 -

Wild ride ahead: glimpse at humanity's long range future - KurzweilAi.net

07.24.14 -

crab nebula

NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory Celebrates 15th Anniversary with cool pics - NASA

07.21.14 -

Is our universe a bubble in the multiverse? - KurzweilAi.net

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Moon calendar - Calendar-365.com

07.08.14 -

13 Ways to Hunt Intelligent Aliens - Space.com
The Top 10 Discoveries That Will Rock Your World in 2025 - Inc.

07.02.14 -

Researchers One Step Closer to Potential Diabetes Cure - Yahoo!
How Today's Technology Is Rapidly Catching Up to Star Trek - Huffington Post
NOAA quietly revises website after getting caught in global warming lie - Natural News

 
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merging technology icons

NBIC Convergence - Merging Technologies

NBIC is an acronym for Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, Information technology and Cognitive science. As these technologies race towards their own future with ever increasing speed, they merge to drive the new products, benefits and dangers predicted by forecasters, futurists and science fiction writers. I created the icons above to post with articles on this site, to signify which technologies are merging to create a current breakthrough or future scenario.

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Future Technology Predictions and Scenarios How will future technology effect society?