Futurism

Futurism

6 Ways The Internet Of Things Will Develop By 2025

See on Scoop.it – thefuture Expect a complete lack of privacy, implantable sensors everywhere, and maybe even brain-to-network connectivity. See on www.fastcoexist.com

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The Next Giant Chinese City Will Float In The Ocean

See on Scoop.it – thefuture China is running out of room for its growing urban population. This amazing design–an entire prefab city that floats on water–could magically create… See on www.fastcoexist.com

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Researchers envision a fully sustainable New York City

See on Scoop.it – Cities of the World Like former mayor Michael Bloomberg, a group of researchers envision a sustainable New York City — with bikes, planting new trees, reducing citywide greenhouse gas emissions — but that’s where the similarities end.In a bold new “thought-experiment,” the Terreform Center for Advanced Urban Research, a multidisciplinary non-profit […]

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12 Post-Apocalypse Floating Cities and Homes: From Crazy Concepts to Reality (Slideshow)

See on Scoop.it – thefuture Nobody really knows how much the planet will warm up in the following years and what the consequences will be. But the growing number of natural disasters in 2010, and the recent wave of animal deaths See on www.treehugger.com

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Scientists Use Graphene to Make Bionic, Super-Powered Plants

See on Scoop.it – thefuture A team of chemical engineers and biochemists has managed to change how plants work. Well, to be exact, they’ve made plants work better by embedding carbon nanotubes into the plants’ leaves so that they absorb more light. Put simply, they’ve created bionic plants. See on gizmodo.com

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What Will New York Look Like In 2050?

See on Scoop.it – thefuture What will New York City look like 40 years from now? Though it’s obviously difficult to predict the future decades in advance–40 years ago, few people would have guessed how the Internet would take over our lives–the engineering and design firm Arup has taken a stab at a vision of the city in […]

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8 Unexpected Ways Technology Will Change The World By 2020

See on Scoop.it – thefuture Six years isn’t that long but the rapid pace of innovation means everything–from education to health care to the Internet itself–could look a lot different by then. How will technology change life by the end of the decade? That’s the subject of a new book, called Shift 2020, which explores the […]

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Watch This Nightmarish Ape-Inspired Robot Practice Saving Your Life

See on Scoop.it – thefuture Robosimian is a machine built for good–to respond in disaster situations. But you might not be happy to be rescued by a horrifying monkey robot. John Boitnott‘s insight: Oh save me Ape-Like robot! See on www.fastcoexist.com

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Check Out The L.A. Subway Of The Future, As Seen In “Her”

See on Scoop.it – Cities of the World Look upon the map and imagine what might be in the not-too-distant-future Joaquin Phoenix inhabits. John Boitnott‘s insight: Oh Los Angeles, you need this so bad! See on www.fastcocreate.com

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Immortality only 20 years away says scientist

See on Scoop.it – thefuture Scientist Ray Kurzweil claims humans could become immortal in as little as 20 years’ time through nanotechnology and an increased understanding of how the body works. See on www.telegraph.co.uk

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