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Author : theeconomist
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 56
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 52

IBM just proved quantum computers can do things impossible for classical ones

Author : Odant
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 6,280
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 268

Stephen Hawking: Humans need to leave Earth or risk being annihilated by nuclear war or climate change - from a collection of essays that were published this week.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 4,257
Published : 11 hours ago
Comments : 393

Bill Gates says there are 5 'grand challenges' to stopping an apocalyptic future of floods, hurricanes, and drought - sectors such as agriculture, manufacturing, transportation, and buildings also pose a threat to environmental safety.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 168
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 13

Europe must respond to the latest shocking international climate change report by sharply adjusting its greenhouse gas emissions targets, France’s President Emmanuel Macron has said

Author : Wagamaga
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 151
Published : 2 minutes ago
Comments : 15

By suing U.S. government over climate change, 21 young adults 'take some of that control into our own hands' - Co-plaintiff, 19, urges youth to 'hold your government accountable'

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 27,116
Published : 20 hours ago
Comments : 1463

BlackFly ‘flying car’ to hit the market in 2019 for the price of an SUV

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 13
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 6

Scientists Have Grown Functional, Three-Dimensional Human Neural Networks From Stem Cells

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 16
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 0

Tropical deforestation now emits more CO2 than the EU. Between 2015 and 2017, forest-related emissions were 63 percent higher than the average for the previous 14 years, rising from 3 billion to 4.9 billion metric tons per year.

Author : Wagamaga
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 42
Published : 14 minutes ago
Comments : 1

Deep Learning Is Coming Of Age

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 9
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 0

China to launch 'artificial moon' to illuminate city streets

Author : Zurevu
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 9
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 5

America's Private Space Revolution Left Europe in the Dust

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 9
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 4

VIDEO: 5,000 robots merge to map the universe in 3-D (Work in progress - no images yet)

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 8
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 0

Is This Creepy New AI Assistant Too Lifelike?

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 10
Published : 3 hours ago
Comments : 8

An autonomous system just launched, hoping to clean 50% of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch in just five years

Author : Haus42
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 13,048
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 541

UMaine receives $500,000 to enable 3D printing of large-scale boats - 3D Printing Industry

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 8
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 1

Increasing Minority Representation in Gene Editing Technology Research

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 7
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 0

Samsung's latest acquisition will help prepare 5G for self-driving cars

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 4
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 0

New Device Can Artificially Augment Our Sense of Smell

Author : Danklord1
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 4
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 1

When AI Misjudgment Is Not an Accident (On account of hackers)

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 5
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 0

Artificial intelligence crowdsources data to speed up drug discovery

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 5
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 0

Weapon Manufacturers Are Making Robots That Deploy Other Robots

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 7
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 1

Stephen Hawking feared intelligent machines could destroy humans with weapons 'we cannot even understand'

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 6
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 2

Breakthrough in accessing the tiny magnet within the core of a single atom

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 5
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 0

Study provides insight into how nanoparticles interact with biological systems

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 0

Will blockchains give too much control to computers?

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 6 hours ago
Comments : 0

Autonomous Vehicles: The Impacts Are Huge, But How Quickly Will They Be Adopted?

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 4
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 1

NextStep Interactive raises $3M to help people displaced by AI and automation find healthcare jobs

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 5
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 2

ETH researchers plan to use virtual learning robots to teach young kids

Author : Portis403
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 6 hours ago
Comments : 0

Michigan lawmaker proposes going to 100% renewable energy by 2050

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 74
Published : 11 hours ago
Comments : 11

Artifical Intelligence Is Becoming More Popular

Author : Gadget_brunon
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 5
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 1

How Computer Vision Is Finally Taking Off, After 50 Years

Author : sanem48
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 21
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 1

MPs call for ban on petrol and diesel car sales by 2032

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 7
Published : 21 minutes ago
Comments : 1

Future of Digital Marketing By Artificial Intelligence

Author : fizzytube
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 2
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 0

Scientists to improve cancer treatment effectiveness

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 2
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 0

Bill Gates-led Breakthrough Energy, EU establish $114 million clean energy fund - The pilot fund aims to help European companies develop clean energy technologies and bring them to market.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 4
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 0

Manufacturers adopt robots that help human workers, not replace them. For now

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 28
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 9

The Race is On - Huawei confirms it’s working on a 5G foldable phone

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 2
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 1

The usefulness of useless robots: Chips with Everything podcast | Technology

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 4
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 0

What's Really Warming the World? Climate deniers blame natural factors; NASA data proves otherwise

Author : bebesiege
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 51
Published : 11 hours ago
Comments : 19

The Army is preparing to send driverless vehicles into combat – It’s a direct response to the improvised explosive devices that caused nearly half the casualties in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 51
Published : 11 hours ago
Comments : 6

'Living for 200 years': Israeli stem cell research offers new path to longevity

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 2
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 3

A portrait created by Artificial Intelligence has blurred the line between machine and artist

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 10
Published : 45 minutes ago
Comments : 2

Could self-driving cars leave high-speed rail in the rearview mirror?

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 1

Explore the World’s Coolest Robots, All in One Place

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 2
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 0

We created the first artificial intelligence in 1844, and now it’s eating the world.

Author : TSRCTCO
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 14
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 4

How Close Are We to Kubrick's AI-Controlled Vision of the Future?

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 2
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 1

Shaken by hype, self-driving leaders adopt new strategy: Shutting up

Author : jocker12
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 0

Additive Manufacturing European Forum 2018 to take place in Brussels next week - 3D Printing Industry

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 2
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 0

Get Ready for Roaming Delivery Robots on Dallas’ Sidewalks

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 16
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 1

Data Is The Foundation For Artificial Intelligence And Machine Learning

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 2
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 3

GE Additive brings 3D printing to help South Korea’s aerospace industry soar higher - 3D Printing Industry

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

Tesla removes 'Full Self-Driving Capability' package from its options due to 'confusion'

Author : jocker12
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 3 hours ago
Comments : 0

Blockchain in retail: fewer counterfeits, faster product recalls - The technology behind bitcoin is coming for retail, and you probably won’t even notice.

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 0
Published : 6 hours ago
Comments : 0

Britain's clean tech startups rebooting the green economy

Author : ms165_dancer
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 17
Published : 8 hours ago
Comments : 0

Mitsubishi windows shine 'alarmingly realistic' fake sunlight - Mitsubishi Electric has developed a new indoor lighting system that mimics blue skies, sunrises and sunsets.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 134
Published : 21 hours ago
Comments : 33

Chinese city is launching an artifical "moon" to replace street lights

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 1

China May Soon Have a Second (Artificial) Moon

Author : llehsadam
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 3

Baidu just showed that China and the US can collaborate on AI

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 0

‘Hyperalarming’ study shows massive insect loss - "Thirty-five percent of the world’s plant crops require pollination by bees, wasps and other animals. And arthropods are more than just pollinators. They’re the planet’s wee custodians, toiling away in unnoticed or avoided corners"

Author : V2O5
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 53
Published : 16 hours ago
Comments : 7

MIT AGI: AI in the Age of Reason (Steven Pinker)

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 2
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 0

Retired admiral says climate-change research may mean 'our survival'. Climate change is a threat to coastal military installations and, in a larger sense, to national security overall.

Author : Wagamaga
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 21,768
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 973

University at Buffalo tracks infill fingerprints back to source 3D printers - 3D Printing Industry

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 3 hours ago
Comments : 0

Would 'Deviant' Sex Robots Violate Asimov's Law of Robotics?

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 6
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 25

This EV startup for adventurers has a two-part strategy for success

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 3 hours ago
Comments : 0

very interesting article in French (do Machines create value)

Author : grumpyfrench
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 0
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 1

Want to know when you’re going to die?

Author : scriv2
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 1

Automation in Hiring Could Mean 'Significant Legal Risks' | Legaltech News

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 0

The rise of the robot butler – fad or the future of hotel room service?

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 0

Robots: Security force of the future?

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 0

If you are into Crypto you should know all of these 10 Blockchain Pioneers

Author : Steve100k
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 0

How will humanity go extinct?

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 2

IBM finally proves that quantum systems are faster than classicals - but only at specific applications.

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 19
Published : 14 hours ago
Comments : 1

Adobe showcases video editing tool that isolates moving objects in seconds

Author : Portis403
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 35
Published : 17 hours ago
Comments : 5

Climate change: European Commission and Bill Gates-led Breakthrough Energy launch €100 million clean energy investment fund: "Europe must continue to take the lead in tackling climate change head on, at home and across the world"

Author : Muckarat93
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 0
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 0

Why Politicians Don’t Always Listen To Political Scientists

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 13
Published : 13 hours ago
Comments : 6

Nuclear startup to fold after failing to deliver reactor that ran on spent fuel

Author : V2O5
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 9
Published : 11 hours ago
Comments : 0

Reducing the ammount we sleep, or the need for sleep all together?

Author : Fergooosin
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 8
Published : 11 hours ago
Comments : 17

Rising industry adoption is lowering prices in the robotics market | V3

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 6
Published : 10 hours ago
Comments : 2

He had an idea to reduce food waste. It helped feed 2 million people: Through La Tablée des Chefs, the non-profit he founded in 2003, Jean-François Archambault ensures surplus food from the hotel and restaurant industry ends up on the plates of the needy.

Author : madazzahatter
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 64
Published : 22 hours ago
Comments : 0

2035: The renewable energy tipping point

Author : V2O5
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 10
Published : 13 hours ago
Comments : 5

Energy companies and green groups have written separate letters this week to Britain’s finance minister asking for the country’s strong carbon price to be maintained to prevent a rise in coal-fired power generation and greenhouse gas emissions.

Author : Wagamaga
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 40
Published : 21 hours ago
Comments : 4

Tesla Secures Land in China for Its Next Gigafactory. The plant will focus on electric-vehicle production for China’s rapidly growing market. China is now home to 487 electric-car makers. The country accounted for nearly half of EVs sold last year.

Author : V2O5
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 16
Published : 16 hours ago
Comments : 24

Modified cotton could be human food source - U.S. regulators have cleared the way for farmers to grow a cotton plant genetically modified to make the cottonseed edible for people, a protein-packed potential new food source that could be especially useful in countries beset with malnutrition.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 32
Published : 20 hours ago
Comments : 7

Hyperloop's First-Ever U.S. Feasibility Study Shows Huge Cost Savings

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 25
Published : 19 hours ago
Comments : 6

Senator Heinrich: A 100% Clean Energy Grid Is ‘Completely Doable’. Heinrich is one of just a few engineers in Congress. “Senator Heinrich's announcement that he supports 100 percent clean energy is a big deal, because it shows that the 100 percent movement is becoming mainstream."

Author : V2O5
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 887
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 48

Nanotechnology Solves a Sticky Situation - A reassessment of how van der Waals forces function, with potentially significant implications for nanotechnology and nanomedicine.

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 20
Published : 19 hours ago
Comments : 5

A blue pill is stopping HIV, world-first study shows - Progress against AIDS over the past 15 years has inspired a commitment by U.N. member states to end the epidemic by 2030.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 41
Published : 23 hours ago
Comments : 5

Carbon fibre can store energy in the body of a vehicle, finds a new study that shows that carbon fibres can work as battery electrodes, storing energy directly, which can contribute to a significant weight-reduction in the aircraft and vehicles of the future – a key challenge for electrification.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 27
Published : 21 hours ago
Comments : 1

Jamaica Aims to Lead the Way Towards a Renewable Future in the Caribbean

Author : V2O5
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 15
Published : 17 hours ago
Comments : 0

What comes after the smartphone?

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 9
Published : 16 hours ago
Comments : 7

Will Tech Make Insurance Obsolete in the Future?

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 11
Published : 17 hours ago
Comments : 3

Why the Military Must Learn to Love Silicon Valley

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 4
Published : 12 hours ago
Comments : 0

The Rise of the Cyber-Mercenaries

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 4
Published : 12 hours ago
Comments : 1

Ultra-Light Gloves Let Users ‘Touch’ Objects in Virtual Reality

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 12
Published : 19 hours ago
Comments : 0

Filmmakers Are Embracing VR, But Are Audiences Ready For VR Feature Films?

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 13
Published : 19 hours ago
Comments : 3

Social robots will become family members in the homes of the future

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 16
Published : 19 hours ago
Comments : 6

(Prince)William presses large red button to start experimental fusion reactor

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 5
Published : 16 hours ago
Comments : 2

Are We Living in a Hologram?

Author : MasterSubby
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 12 hours ago
Comments : 3

Women and the slowing global population

Author : B0etius02
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 5
Published : 15 hours ago
Comments : 0

Sony Shifts US 100% Renewable Energy Goal Forward By A Decade

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 11,274
Published : 2 days ago
Comments : 200

Waymo details how emergency services should deal with self-driving incidents

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 8
Published : 19 hours ago
Comments : 1