Tag: Future Science
FUTURE SCIENCE: The universe and beyond
A top physicist has claimed that the world we know could be just a holographic projection of another universe. It sounds mad – but in the strange world of ‘multiverse theory,’ anything goes.
FUTURE SCIENCE: Engineering planet Earth
Plans to send a giant hose pipe into the atmosphere to combat global warming have been postponed – but not for long. Soon we may be tinkering with the climate of Earth itself.
FUTURE SCIENCE: The internet invades reality
There are now more objects connected to the internet than there are people in the world. Our homes, vehicles and tools are increasingly communicating with us – and with each other.
FUTURE SCIENCE: Creating artificial life
Scientists are now capable of building artificial species. Soon, designer organisms could be serving our every need: they will clean our beaches, grow our fuel, even cure cancer.
FUTURE SCIENCE: Birth of the super human
Last month, a woman succeeded in moving a robotic arm using only her mind. Soon we could be using technology to enhance or even replace our muscles, our senses – and perhaps our brains.