Winter 2015

The Future of Everything

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One Giant Leap Forward

Curiosity is the catalyst that creates a better future


Life After the Singularity

Should we fear the robots? 7 experts weigh in


The Future of Energy is in our Hands

Will the sun, feedstock and garbage fuel our lives? It’s up to us to decide


Virtual Googles and Digital Degrees

How will a teacher’s role change in a world where all information is available online?


VR Glitches

In the future, travel isn't something you do – it's something you eat.


We Become Ocean

Waters rise and fall, reacting to the climate shift of a questionable future tense


The Next 100 Years

Suburbs on Mars and 3D traffic jams


The Rise of the Superfoods

I survived a week on the ‘food of the future.’ Here’s what I learned


Notes Toward Nine Stories of the Future

Electronic immortality and dolphin masters: an SF writer imagines the future


Uplifting the Whole Universe

4 alumni debate the future and our role in it


Urban Spacewalk

How will changes in the next century affect the way cities are perceived


Wouldn't Be the First Time They Have Let Us Down

The Internet is a graveyard of arbitrary images – of constant documentation


You, Tomorrow

The human body will be so much more than it is today


The Home of the Future, Today

The home of the future is already well underway


Medicine Writ Large

Physicians as humanists: the role of doctors in a post-disease world


An Anatomy Course Circa 2115

The human body's future sits between technological success and environmental failure


Orwellian Living

Privacy in the digital age looks more and more like 1984


Quick Thoughts on Big Ideas

What is the future of religion? Fashion? The environment? Our experts weigh in