Sci-fi helps us think ahead and predicts future technologies, but most importantly it creates debate by asking – what if? You may not immediately believe it, but future technologies are a lot closer to
What’s the future of X? That’s the question Amy Webb answers for organizations worldwide. Amy is a futurist and the founder of Webbmedia Group, a digital strategy firm that investigates emerging technologies.
Robots don't take coffee breaks, or vacations or holidays, and they never get sick. It's great for employers. Not so good for employees. In the last few weeks books, articles, a TV series, talk shows even
As robotics, automation and AI steadily improve, I’ve been thinking a lot about what will keep the human workforce busy in the years to come. How much longer will we need to park ourselves at our desks
Flawless execution today is no guarantee of relevance tomorrow. The ability to quickly and continually change and adapt is a competitive advantage -- which is why companies like Jim Beam, Procter & Gamble
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A couple weeks ago, I wrote a 13.7 post about the documentary Unity, written and directed by Shaun Monson, which opened Wednesday for a one-day screening in more than 1,000 theaters around the world. an
Biology is simply not the best system out there for our species’ evolution. It’s frail, terminal, and needs to be upgraded. Transhumanists want to use technology and science to become more than human.
Automation will continue to transform the global workforce, but taking an active role in that process will help us reduce the damages and increase the gains, finds Rachel Nuwer. It’s a booming time to
fastcoexist.com - About the author Adele Peters is a staff writer at Fast Company who focuses on solutions to some of the world's largest problems, from climate change to homelessness. Previously, she worked with GOOD, BioLite, and the Sustainable Products and Solutions program at UC Berkeley. More
"We're the first generation to feel the impact of climate change, and we're the last generation that can do something about it," Barack Obama said on Monday. The President backed up his words with the
Glimpses of California's water future: A sprawl of sewage treatment plants, recharge basins and desalination facilities, stretching out across an industrial backlot near Rancho Cucamonga. A collection
In many ways, it’s an obvious solution. For many centuries, world trade over the oceans was propelled by wind power alone. Now that we’re seeking an alternative to the fossil fuel-burning vehicles that
Get ready for the fifth-generation fight American air dominance has long rested on staying technologically ahead of the enemy. With high-speed stealth design, advanced avionics, and integrated computing,
Basically, a true secret garden for the 21st century. "I don't divide architecture, landscape and gardening; to me they are one," Mexican architect Luis Barragan once said. We doubt, however, that even
Augmented reality combat goggles—such as those being developed by Israeli Defense Forces and for the U.S. Special Operations Command's Tactical Assault Light Operator Suit (TALOS)—will record everything
Editors' note, December 19, 2015: This article was originally published August 6, 2015 and has been updated to include new developments in space travel efforts to Mars. This year, scientists made one the
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To avoid catastrophic global warming, scientists say the world must drastically cut greenhouse gas emissions — and that means slashing the use of fossil fuels. New numbers indicate that the change is underway.
At Cook County, where a third of those incarcerated suffer from psychological disorders, officials are looking for ways to treat inmates less like prisoners and more like patients. It was 9 o’clock in
Ashraf Ghani sends top spy, diplomat and defence chief to Islamabad, but warns decisions made in coming weeks will affect bilateral ties for years The Afghan president, Ashraf Ghani, has sent his top diplomat
• Author: Anna Erelle & Erin Potter A young French journalist’s riveting and unprecedented look at how today’s most ruthless terrorists use social media and technology to reach disaffected youth—witnessed