Category Archives: Future

SCIENTIST: ALIENS FACING THE APOCALYPSE WOULD BE EASIER TO FIND

Dan Robitzski in Futurism – If there are any intelligent alien societies out there, we may never be able to spot them until things go horribly wrong on their home world. It’s one possible reason for why the search for … Continue reading

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Trump Sent a Warning. Let’s Take It Seriously.

Our democracy is in terrible danger — more than since the Civil War, more than after Pearl Harbor, more than during the Cuban missile crisis. Thomas Friedman of the New York Times – President Trump has made it unmistakably clear … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Democracy, Donald Trump, Future, government, Impeachment, Joe Biden, Media, Narcissism, New York Times

Is Trump a Turning Point in World Politics?

Joseph S. Nye, Jr. in Project Syndicate – Will Donald Trump’s presidency mark a major turning point in world history, or is it a minor historical accident? Trump’s electoral appeal may turn on domestic politics, but his effect on world … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Democracy, Donald Trump, Future, Geopolitical, government, leadership, Media, News, Obsolescence, Politics, Power, psychological profile, Thought-Provoking Analysis

MIT PROFESSOR: I FEAR IMMINENT HUMAN EXTINCTION

Dan Robitzski in Futurism – According to MIT mechanical engineer Asegun Henry, humans are running out of time to stop our own extinction. The challenge comes down to physics: Almost all of our energy consumption involves generating or transferring heat. … Continue reading

Posted in civilization, Controversial, Future, MIT

The AI 50: America’s Most Promising Artificial Intelligence Companies

Alan Ohnsman and Kenrick Cai of Forbes – Artificial intelligence is beginning to be usefully deployed in almost every industry from customer call centers and finance to drug research. Yet the field is also plagued by relentless hype, opaque jargon … Continue reading

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