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Best of 2017! Some of the top Futurology posts from last year. Vote on your favorites, suggest your own.

Author : lord_stryker
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 81
Published : 2 weeks ago
Comments : 26

Tech companies should stop pretending AI won’t destroy jobs

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 26,924
Published : 5 hours ago
Comments : 3971

Will Machines Become Smarter Than Man?

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 175
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 33

Elon Musk's Boring Company gets permit for NYC to D.C. hyperloop. Next up, Chicagoland!

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 213
Published : 59 minutes ago
Comments : 26

How SpaceX plans to bring speedy broadband to the whole world - The first Starlink satellites are set to launch aboard a Falcon 9 on Wednesday.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 145
Published : 53 minutes ago
Comments : 28

Beef companies file petition against lab-grown meat startups - The US Cattlemen's Association (USCA) has filed a petition to the USDA arguing that lab-grown meat startups should not be able to call their products "meat," since they do not come from slaughtered animals.

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 36
Published : 6 hours ago
Comments : 15

Cancer Vaccines May Overhaul Cancer Therapy in the Next Decade

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 28
Published : 3 hours ago
Comments : 0

Study shows that driverless cars could help improve traffic and reduce fuel consumption by up to 40%

Author : CandleFire3
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 52
Published : 2 minutes ago
Comments : 14

EGEB: California sets wind+solar record, 38% of US electricity from rooftops, polysilicon efficiency up, more

Author : MeteorOnMars
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 15
Published : 6 hours ago
Comments : 1

Billionaire Richard Branson: A.I. is going to eliminate jobs and free cash handouts will be necessary

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 534
Published : 15 hours ago
Comments : 167

New research shows that a loss of biodiversity puts the entire ecosystem at risk of a domino effect, where a single extinction could cause countless others.

Author : GrillaNea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 198
Published : 11 hours ago
Comments : 9

26 global AI experts co-author report looking at the dangers of artificial intelligence to humanity in the next ten years

Author : HairySavage
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 14
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 3

Jeff Bezos just shared a new video of a giant $42 million mechanical clock designed to outlast the United States - Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has funded the construction of a clock buried in a mountain in Texas that's designed to keep time for 10,000 years.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 29
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 70

Doctors In China Lead Race To Treat Cancer By Editing Genes - “CRISPR as a treatment for cancers of the lung, bladder, cervix and prostate. In contrast, only one CRISPR cancer study has been approved in the United States, and it's only just now starting to look for the first patient to treat.”

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 22
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 6

Good News: A.I. Is Getting Cheaper. That’s Also Bad News.

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 14
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 0

Sean Carroll explains why uploading your consciousness is still you. You shouldn't worry about it being "just a copy."

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

How to Reuse Waste Heat from Data Centers Intelligently. A growing number of data centers are redirecting the heat from their hot aisles to nearby homes, offices, greenhouses and even swimming pools.

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

Deep learning CT model superior to state-of-the-art methods

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 10
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 1

Hello, quantum world

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 9
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 3

This absolutely tragic take on the Turing Test from the book Homo Deus

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

The Father Of The Internet Sees His Invention Reflected Back Through A 'Black Mirror'

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 153
Published : 13 hours ago
Comments : 11

How Elon Musk is making engineers cool again

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

Gravitricity - The future of energy storage?

Author : Numberwang
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 0

IoT and Networking possibilities usage for future organization of self-driving vehicle traffic as a swarm.

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

How businesses are preparing for the Future of Work: injecting AI-driven training in daily activities in a wake of massive reskilling

Author : ketodnepr
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 1

Trump Can’t Save Coal: More Capacity Closed Already in 2018 Than in Obama’s Entire First Term - “Beautiful, clean coal” is not seeing a resurgence, despite what the president claims.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 25,119
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 1640

Bc of driverless cars, "Entertainment funding will change as the auto industry’s ad spending goes away. Think about how many ads you see or hear about cars, car financing, car insurance, car accessories and car dealers."

Author : TheLilliest
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 8
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 1

Will singularity eradicate the human species or save us from our own stupidity?

Author : Lyman-Zerga
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 6 hours ago
Comments : 2

Arizona Republican outdoes California with 'conservative' clean energy plan: “released a plan to have 80 percent of Arizona's electricity come from clean energy sources — including solar, wind, biomass, and nuclear power — by 2050.”

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1,384
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 152

Need help finding out if a potential future technology has a name.

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 6
Published : 6 hours ago
Comments : 5

Do you want to learn more about the potential of thorium energy? This is your chance!

Author : tfy11aro
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 6 hours ago
Comments : 0

Renault is trying to create a ‘smart electric island’ with electric vehicles, V2G, and energy storage

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

Facebook co-founder Hughes: The digital economy is 'going to continue to destroy' jobs in America - Chris Hughes, who made a fortune as a co-founder of Facebook, told CNBC on Tuesday that American workers who make less than $50,000 per year should get a government stipend of $500 per month.

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 581
Published : 22 hours ago
Comments : 108

NASA's Nuclear Thermal Engine Is a Blast From the Cold War Past

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

BP Expects Self-Driving EVs Will Lower Demand For Oil By 2040

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 0

MEPs bar WMD and killer robots from new EU arms fund

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

Spot Mini: Testing Robustness

Author : eddiem369
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 103
Published : 14 hours ago
Comments : 25

Full transcript: VR researcher Jeremy Bailenson on Recode Decode - “You should do impossible things in VR. You shouldn’t do things you would do otherwise.”

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 7
Published : 54 minutes ago
Comments : 1

More predicted sea-level rise for each delay in peaking emissions

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 9
Published : 42 minutes ago
Comments : 7

Robots are already here, but there's a race underway to build better software for them

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 0

DEBATE: With rising automation, is it time for a universal basic income?

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 7
Published : 44 minutes ago
Comments : 18

‘No Cash’ Signs Everywhere Has Sweden Worried It’s Gone Too Far

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 8
Published : 51 minutes ago
Comments : 1

New FDA Regenerative Medicine Framework is Win-Win for Gene Therapies

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

A-peeling? Japanese farmers invent edible banana skin. If you don’t like bananas then read no more – if you do then today is a day of joy.

Author : madazzahatter
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 9
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 1

Today's Deep Learning Frameworks Won't Change The Machine Learning Adoption Curve

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

Forecasts of genetic fate just got a lot more accurate

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

Will Automation Kill Our Jobs?

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 5
Published : 47 minutes ago
Comments : 0

Boston Dynamics is teaching its robot dog to fight back against humans

Author : Vailhem
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 1

Elon Musk, who has sounded the alarm on AI, leaves the organization he co-founded to make it safer

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

Renewables produced enough energy in Britain to power the whole country 60 years ago

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 14
Published : 6 hours ago
Comments : 5

Opinion | Marcie Bianco: After pillaging Earth, the patriarchy looks to colonize Mars

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

Neuroscientists reverse Alzheimer’s disease in mice

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 77
Published : 16 hours ago
Comments : 10

Walmart shares dive as e-commerce growth slows

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 56 minutes ago
Comments : 0

How can we terraform Mars if there is still life there ? Is that not kind of destroying life on an entire planet to make room for us ?

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 4
Published : 2 minutes ago
Comments : 22

Self-driving cars: This robot driver cruises through snow and ice

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 1 hour ago
Comments : 0

Leading futurist (Dr. Ian Pearson) claims humans will achieve immortality by 2050

Author : Vitatt
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 20
Published : 10 hours ago
Comments : 15

How Demographics, Automation, And Inequality Will Shape The Next Decade - A new report says that by 2030, 25% of jobs will be automated–and without government intervention, income inequality will get even worse.

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 4
Published : 48 minutes ago
Comments : 0

Ray Kurzweil Predictions Persist as He Turns 70

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 126
Published : 21 hours ago
Comments : 85

Can robo-advice replace professional fund managers? | London Business School

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 53 minutes ago
Comments : 1

The Rise of Tech Giants May Be Bad News for the Economy

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 55 minutes ago
Comments : 0

Artificial intelligence can read! And now customer service reps must go: “The human standard score on this test is 82.3. But Alibaba and Microsoft AI both beat that, scoring 82.4 and 82.6, respectively. Other AI programs... came close to beating the human standard.”

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 304
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 53

Using a laser to wirelessly charge a smartphone safely across a room

Author : GrillaNea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 26
Published : 13 hours ago
Comments : 4

Will the autonomous dogbot beat the human?

Author : jebotionmater
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 14
Published : 11 hours ago
Comments : 2

New CRISPR Method Takes on Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

Author : dwaxe
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 86
Published : 20 hours ago
Comments : 10

Walmart’s Catch-Up Game With Amazon Is Crushing Its Bottom Line

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 24 minutes ago
Comments : 0

Door-opening dog bot beats meddling human

Author : fresh__spawn
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 0
Published : 3 hours ago
Comments : 2

Growth of AI could boost cybercrime and security threats, report warns

Author : jebotionmater
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 2
Published : 50 minutes ago
Comments : 1

Who’s afraid of the big, bad robots? | London Business School

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 2
Published : 55 minutes ago
Comments : 0

In The Rush Toward A Cashless Society, The Poorest Are At Risk Of Further Exclusion

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 69
Published : 20 hours ago
Comments : 7

It's time for America to embrace guaranteed income | Chris Hughes | Opinion

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 132
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 89

3-D Printed objects communicate information to robots and smartphones through wifi without electricity.

Author : Awesomeautism
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 17
Published : 13 hours ago
Comments : 2

Nearly 70 Percent of Taxpayers Support Use of AI to Improve Accuracy of Filings, Accenture Global Survey Finds

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

Unlike CRISPR-Cas9, this protein can cut RNA

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 91
Published : 23 hours ago
Comments : 7

A new form of light could power next-gen quantum computers

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 60
Published : 21 hours ago
Comments : 1

Infection outbreaks at hospitals could be reduced by copper-coated uniforms - Doctors, nurses and healthcare professionals could soon be wearing uniforms brushed with tiny copper nanoparticles to reduce the spread of bacterial infections and viruses at hospitals.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 25,525
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 1140

Physicists plan antimatter’s first outing — in a van (Claim to be able to produce billions of antiprotons and contain them)

Author : AZORxAHAI
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 15
Published : 14 hours ago
Comments : 12

University stem cell research could have implications in aging

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 46
Published : 21 hours ago
Comments : 0

This Computer Uses Light—Not Electricity—To Train AI Algorithms

Author : saadmrb
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 58
Published : 21 hours ago
Comments : 7

MIT AGI: Future of Intelligence (Ray Kurzweil)

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 14 minutes ago
Comments : 0

Nvidia taps AnyVision to create AI-powered surveillance technology

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 27 minutes ago
Comments : 0

Company Seeks To Combat Aging And Disease With AI And Deep Learning

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 38
Published : 21 hours ago
Comments : 2

Tongji University Successfully Transplants Human Lung Stem Cells

Author : drump1
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 15
Published : 16 hours ago
Comments : 0

The sixth mass extinction event, and the evidence showing how -- "About half the life forms people are aware of have disappeared."

Author : presaging
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 0
Published : 2 hours ago
Comments : 0

S.A. Labor shoots for 75% renewables, 25% storage target : RenewEconomy

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

Era of flexible work requires new universal services – Prof. Seán Ó Riain

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

Self-driving cars: The future is near | East Tennessee

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 26
Published : 21 hours ago
Comments : 10

VW’s new concept is a fully self-driving car with no steering wheel

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 26
Published : 21 hours ago
Comments : 13

Why 2018 Is The Year That Divestment Is Finally Going Mainstream

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 9
Published : 16 hours ago
Comments : 2

Samsung patents a flying display that’s controlled by your eyes

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 19
Published : 20 hours ago
Comments : 4

Uber CEO announces commercialization of flying taxis: Uber Air flying taxi service is happening within five to ten years, Dara Khosrowshahi said at an investor forum in Tokyo today. Intel, Toyota, and Airbus have already entered the fast-expanding flying taxi market.

Author : BioSamPijanac
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 21
Published : 21 hours ago
Comments : 3

Intel, NVIDIA Call for Government Support of AI

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 22
Published : 21 hours ago
Comments : 0

AI ripe for exploitation, experts warn

Author : Benjaminsen
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 1
Published : 4 hours ago
Comments : 1

Using neurodegeneration to fight cancer safely and effectively

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 11
Published : 18 hours ago
Comments : 0

Tiny robots hold promise of better healthcare treatments

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 7
Published : 15 hours ago
Comments : 0

Can’t get new lungs? Try refurbished ones instead. Spruced up human and animal organs could someday be the solution for people needing transplants. If Ott’s idea works, it could one day eliminate the need for an organ waiting list.

Author : mvea
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 50
Published : 1 day ago
Comments : 2

The ongoing development of DNA nanotechnology

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 18
Published : 21 hours ago
Comments : 0

Deep learning for biology

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 18
Published : 21 hours ago
Comments : 0

Powerful supercomputer unlocks possibilities for tinier devices and affordable DNA sequencing

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 3
Published : 14 hours ago
Comments : 1

How Can Humans Live Forever Using Science

Author : izumi3682
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 13
Published : 20 hours ago
Comments : 12

Mines Linked to Child Labor Are Thriving in Rush for Car Batteries

Author : Montana_Fish
Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 6
Published : 17 hours ago
Comments : 0

How do you feel about the climate and environmental trends of the last 50 years vs. the progress to change our trajectory?

Subreddit : Futurology
Points : 0
Published : 7 hours ago
Comments : 6