author Paul A. Spiegel Humanity stands on the brink of the Age of Longevity. Advances in science hold the promise of extending the healthy lifespan beyond the roughly 120 years presently accepted as the “natural” limit’, achieving radical life extension...
In The State of Future 2015-16 report the Millennium Project has provided a framework to assess our prospects, both locally and globally on the 15 Global Challenges.
There is an interesting connection between the economic debate about technological unemployment, and the bioethical debate about human enhancement.
No one should ever work. Work is the source of nearly all the misery in the world.
Blockchain technology is exciting, but many people are put off by the technical and abstruse concepts underpinning it.
A video meditative reading of his chapter from the 2015 book The Future of Business.
Workers Council DAOs – Decentralized Autonomous Workers Councils (DAWCs) are science fiction, but only just.
There is no denying that improvements in technology allow machines to perform tasks that were once performed best by humans.
In its purest form, digital art is ephemeral and based on a transient technology.
You’ve probably noticed the trend. The doomsayers are yelling once more. They are telling us that technology poses a threat to human employment — that the robots are coming for our jobs. This is a thesis that has been defended...