What the Industrial Revolution Really Tells Us About the Future of Automation and Work

How will human workers provide for themselves if they no longer have jobs?

September 8, 2017

Blockchain Will Completely Revolutionize How We Run the World

Because in a world filled with digital dangers, nothing is more important than safety.

February 9, 2017

The Bottle-Sized Satellites Leading a Quiet Revolution in Space

There's a space revolution, and it's happening as we speak.

April 18, 2016

(Un)Becoming Human: Tech-Augmented Human Workers Have Arrived

Robot-augmented humans are officially walking the Earth.

May 22, 2017

Obama: “The Trend Toward Clean Energy is Irreversible”

This is the end of fossil fuels.

January 10, 2017

2017 Ushered in the Greenest Year Ever for the United Kingdom

For the first time since the start of the Industrial Revolution, the country ran on zero coal for one day.

December 28, 2017

The Eight Most Powerful Supercomputers in the World

They're so fast, the electrical grid isn't powerful enough to run them at full speed.

September 28, 2017

What Do We Really Know About the Promise — and Potential Perils — of AI?

“AI will be the pivotal technology in achieving [human] progress. We have a moral imperative to realize this promise while controlling the peril.”

September 13, 2017

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Universal Basic Income

Technological progress is prompting new societal paradigms.

July 5, 2017

Here’s Why the Answer to Increasing Automation Could Be Universal Basic Income

Can “free money” address the downsides of automation?

January 1, 2017