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You millennials start buying land in remote areas now. It’ll be prime property one day as you can probably start preparing to live to 300.

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 4,898
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 1210

Forget fears of automation, your job is probably bullshit anyway - A subversive new book argues that many of us are working in meaningless “bullshit jobs”. Let automation continue and liberate people through universal basic income

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 5,529
Published : 8 hours ago
Comments : 1077

Solar To Surpass Wind In 18 Months, Become Fourth Largest Energy Capacity In The World

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 173
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 24

Feeding cows seaweed cuts 99% of greenhouse gas emissions from their burps, research finds - California scientists 'very encouraged' by first tests in dairy cattle

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 36
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 7

The West is ill-prepared for the wave of “deep fakes” that artificial intelligence could unleash

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 20
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 1

DARPA is researching temporary gene modification techniques to boost resistance to the flue, opioid overdose, nerve agents such as sarin, and Gamma Radiation Exposure.

Author : DigitalGadfly
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 19
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 3

US solar power generation up 33% year-over-year in Q1, even while capacity only increased 25% - suggesting solar power 'capacity factors' are increasing.

Author : infocsg
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 37
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 1

Milan: worker is fired and replaced by a machine after 30 years working in the factory. The company’s letter: “it can do your job” [Full translation in comments]

Author : Blaaaar
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 32
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 27

Companies are using California homes as batteries to power the grid

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 8
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 0

Oil and car companies are suddenly investing in electric vehicles. Here’s why. As gasoline prices soar, electric vehicles shift into high gear.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 31
Published : 3 hours ago
Comments : 18

China is exporting facial recognition software to Africa, expanding its vast database

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 10
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 0

CRISPR knockout mutations usually work by causing nonsense mediated mRNA decay. A new study finds that these types of mutations can trigger the up-regulation of homologous (similar) genes. This presents another potential hurdle for CRISPR, both in conventional research and in the clinic.

Author : SirT6
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 6
Published : 6 hours ago
Comments : 2

Preliminary Report: Uber Self-Driving Car detected possible collision 6 seconds before fatally hitting pedestrian, system did not alert driver of possible collision

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 10
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 8

Researchers have have created a self-healing material that spontaneously repairs itself under extreme mechanical damage.

Author : SirT6
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 5
Published : 6 hours ago
Comments : 0

America, your offshore wind is coming: 1.2GW in contracts awarded

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 19
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 6

How an Alexa speaker recorded and shared a private conversation

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 30
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 4

Chart: Industrial Robot Sales are Sky High

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 12
Published : 1 minute ago
Comments : 0

How to Solve the Housing Crisis

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 11
Published : 15 minutes ago
Comments : 0

The Standard Model of Particle Physics: The Absolutely Amazing Theory of Almost Everything

Author : dwaxe
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 10
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 1

Autonomous drones are performing large scale aerial surveys of a major construction site

Author : thetwwitch
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 12
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 0

Millennials Born In 1980s May Never Recover From The Great Recession

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 13,711
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 3952

Movie that can be controlled with the mind now being screened in Nottingham

Author : Portis403
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 9
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 1

Do you believe there still many world changing fundamental concepts/phenomenon that haven't been discovered yet?

Author : abhiccc1
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 30
Published : 9 hours ago
Comments : 49

NASA currently developing a stasis chamber that could induce an extended state of torpor, or metabolic inactivity medically brought on by lowering body temperature to the point of mild hypothermia, that could allow astronauts to snooze for at least two weeks on end during longer missions.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 621
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 74

Silicon Valley investors explain why they're scared of China

Author : Buck-Nasty
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 0

Will AI Ever Become Conscious?

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 6
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 42

How AI and robots are about to augment and accelerate human beings

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 7
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 0

Calls for junk food to have graphic cigarette-style warnings on packaging - Graphic health warnings on food packets – similar to those used for cigarettes – could prompt people to abandon “hedonistic impulses” and choose healthier foods, an Australian study suggests.

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 28
Published : 9 hours ago
Comments : 14

3-D printed sugar scaffolds offer sweet solution for tissue engineering, device manufacturing

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 7
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 0

New Jelly-Like Neural Implant Eliminates the Need to Drill Through the Brain

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 8
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 2

Microsoft is creating an oracle for catching biased AI algorithms

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 10
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 1

The hydrogen train of the future is a lot like the train of today

Author : chopchopped
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 0
Published : 6 hours ago
Comments : 0

Energy rEVolution 2018 / Tony Seba

Author : mrmonkeybat
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 6 hours ago
Comments : 0

Uber Announces Flying Taxi Research Center In France

Author : SirT6
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 7
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 1

How researchers are teaching AI to learn like a child

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 6
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 0

The Myth of the Aging Society

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 0
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 0

Fleet of autonomous boats could service some cities, reducing road traffic

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 7
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 0

I converted my "27 Ways To Tell A Story In VR" article into an imgur album, for those who prefer to view it that way.

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 7
Published : 3 hours ago
Comments : 2

Citizen-generated evidence for a more sustainable and healthy food system

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 8
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 0

RISE OF THE MACHINES: Robots to be treated as our EQUALS by 2045

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 4
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 1

That Moon Colony Will Be a Reality Sooner Than You Think

Author : B0etius
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 16
Published : 10 hours ago
Comments : 10

The dangers of AI challenge even the experts

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 18 minutes ago
Comments : 2

Scientists develop 'mind-reading' algorithm

Author : -_-_-_----_
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 24
Published : 14 hours ago
Comments : 12

What NOAA Expects in 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season. A total of 10 to 16 named storms, tropical-strength or stronger, will likely cross the basin, threatening people, real estate, crops and energy resources in the U.S., Mexico and the Caribbean

Author : Wagamaga
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 5
Published : 6 hours ago
Comments : 1

Bill forcing AI bots to reveal themselves faces EFF opposition

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 50
Published : 18 hours ago
Comments : 22

can we change the MATERNAL genetic effects in adulthood one day using genome editing ,nanotech etc ?

Author : Mewto1k
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 3 hours ago
Comments : 1

Lenovo will be 'one of the first’ players to launch 5G products, finance chief says

Author : shaunlgs
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 46 minutes ago
Comments : 4

Blue Origin, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos’ ambitious, privately-funded aerospace venture company has formally invited the Australian Government’s nascent national space agency to play a role in its mission to achieve space tourism and establish a lunar presence.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 42
Published : 19 hours ago
Comments : 2

Automation Will Make Lifelong Learning a Necessary Part of Work

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 9
Published : 10 hours ago
Comments : 6

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt says Schmidt also argued that contrary to concerns that automation and technology will eliminate jobs, “The embracement of AI is net positive for jobs.” In fact, he said there will be “too many jobs”

Author : parttimechef
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 0
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 1

Tesla solar and Powerwall keep the lights on during Puerto Rico power outage

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 19
Published : 15 hours ago
Comments : 0

Ditch the Batteries: Off-Grid Compressed Air Energy Storage

Author : itsaride
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 19
Published : 15 hours ago
Comments : 1

Global warming predicted to reach 4°C by 2084 - as reported in the journal Advances in Atmospheric Sciences.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 36
Published : 19 hours ago
Comments : 43

Why AI Isn’t the Death of Jobs

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 7
Published : 10 hours ago
Comments : 25

PR campaigns to millennials won’t change the fact that coal’s future is dead

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 21
Published : 18 hours ago
Comments : 7

Why AI can't solve everything

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 8

Electric vehicles’ resource implications on energy, raw materials, land

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 5
Published : 10 hours ago
Comments : 2

The strawberry-picking robots doing a job humans won't

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 4
Published : 8 hours ago
Comments : 0

The Marshall Islands replaces the US dollar with its own cryptocurrency

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 116
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 17

Weed-killing robots are threatening giant chemical companies' business model

Author : quantumcipher
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 10,324
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 600

Solar Becomes #3 Renewable Electricity Source In USA, Passing Up Biomass

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 80
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 1

Survive the age of artificial intelligence, carve your niche in the future of work

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 9
Published : 14 hours ago
Comments : 2

Post Scarcity Civilizations: Reality & Simulation

Author : Ignate
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 31
Published : 22 hours ago
Comments : 26

CRISPR is spreading through the animal kingdom — enabling chickens that lay eggs containing MS drugs, pigs that are resistant to deadly viruses, and salmon that can't mate with wild populations.

Author : SirT6
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 54
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 15

Canada: The Rise of AI - Bloomberg visits the unexpected birthplace of AI, Canada

Author : Buck-Nasty
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 18
Published : 21 hours ago
Comments : 3

Machine learning could stop an online war of words before it starts

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 0
Published : 10 hours ago
Comments : 3

Mark Zuckerberg responds to Elon Musk's warnings against AI - Zuckerberg expressed optimism about the possibilities of AI, saying that he agrees with a point that Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently made about negativity and how it hinders progress.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 12
Published : 19 hours ago
Comments : 15

The Future of Pensions

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 2
Published : 10 hours ago
Comments : 0

The US military released a study on time travel and warp drives — here’s what a theoretical physicist thinks of it: there's "zero chance that anyone within our lifetimes or the next 1,000 years" will see it happen.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 43
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 107

Electric Vehicles and Clean Energy Could Slash $19 Trillion from Fossil Fuel Revenues by 2040

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 59
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 3

Richard Feynman and Quantum Computing Forty Years On, an Idea is Becoming Reality

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 27
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 2

Asahi Kasei starts green hydrogen demonstration project in Soma, Fukushima. The new project aims at the development of a large-scale production system for green H2 by using power input from renewable energy sources.

Author : chopchopped
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 16 hours ago
Comments : 1

You can run, but can't hide from AI in China

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 26
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 2

NTSB: Uber’s sensors worked; its software utterly failed in fatal crash

Author : andygates2323
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 11
Published : 22 hours ago
Comments : 17

Facebook users unite! 'Data Labour Union' launches in Netherlands

Author : ourari
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 12
Published : 22 hours ago
Comments : 5

Tesla’s massive 50,000-Powerwall virtual power plant project gets greenlight from new SA gov

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 36
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 8

Skill shift: Automation and the future of the workforce

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 2
Published : 10 hours ago
Comments : 0

Nuclear physicists leap into quantum computing with first simulations of atomic nucleus

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 16
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 1

Smart prosthetic devices create natural motion by predicting movement

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 18
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 0

A 100% renewable grid isn’t just feasible, it’s already happening - there are seven countries already at, or very, near 100 percent renewable power: Iceland (100 percent), Paraguay (100), Costa Rica (99), Norway (98.5), Austria (80), Brazil (75), and Denmark (69.4).

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 13,117
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 813

Stellarator’s plasma results show a triumph of engineering and modeling - A possible route to fusion makes a very impressive start.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 26
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 3

Bowery Farming is using robotics and software to raise crops in warehouses outside big cities. The U.N. projects by 2050, food production need to increase by about 60% to feed global population. 1 square foot within indoor farms is 100 times more productive than 1 square foot of arable land.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 25
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 8

Is It Moral to Seek Immortality? A Discussion at the Vatican

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 7
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 35

Artificial intelligence is changing the music industry

Author : charliemlowe
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 4
Published : 19 hours ago
Comments : 0

The Company of The Future that will Kill Them All

Author : HellAtNight
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 19 hours ago
Comments : 6

Using deep neural network acceleration for image analysis in drug discovery

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 11
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 1

Terminator skin: Researchers create ‘self-healing’ material for robots

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 13
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 3

New AI microscope is being tested to help address pathologist shortage

Author : Portis403
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 6
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 0

Uber to open Advanced Technologies Center in Paris focused on flying taxis

Author : shaunlgs
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 17
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 5

Intel unveils Nervana Neural Net L-1000 for accelerated AI training

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 21
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 0

The Scottish Government is to propose new climate change laws that would require a 90% cut in emissions by 2050. At the moment the commitment is to reduce emissions by 80% by that date, a move hailed as world-leading when it was first introduced.

Author : Wagamaga
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 17
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 12

Artificial intelligence will disrupt the future of work. Are we ready?

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 15
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 1

Faster nuclear fusion work

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 8
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 0

Uber is shutting down self-driving tests in Arizona two months after its car killed a pedestrian

Author : erzzz
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 17
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 15

Scientists at the University of Alberta have applied a machine learning technique using artificial intelligence to perfect and automate atomic-scale manufacturing, something which has never been done before. 'An atom-scale manufacturing revolution is sure to follow,' they say.

Author : jebotionmater
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 255
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 33

Rapid advances in automation mean a lot of workers won’t have the right skills

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 10
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 1

Pattern Computer – Startup Claims Breakthrough in ‘Pattern Discovery’ Technology

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 5
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 1

DARPA Challenge will send robots to new frontier: Underground

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 6
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 1

Norman Becomes First Oklahoma City to Commit to 100 Percent Clean, Renewable Energy

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 95
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 3