Thanks to CRISPR, genetic manipulation is now possible. What does this mean for the future of human evolution?
We're one giant disaster away from the end of our species.
With nothing to lose, we'll be free to attempt the impossible.
Peter Diamandis argues we're evolving toward "Meta-Intelligence" over the next 30 years.
We humans like to think of ourselves as master tool builders, but we’re really the heritors of a long tradition of tool making. Here’s a brief history of technology starting 4 billion years ago.
Predicting the future is a fool’s errand—after all, who could have imagined the internet fifty years ago, and the many ways it’s upended commerce, finance, the workplace, and all those seemingly immutable mainstays of yesteryear. Still, someone’s got to do it: here’s our look at some technological innovations coming down the pike.
The Kardashev Scale measures the technological capabilities of advanced alien civilizations that may exist in our universe. How do humans rank? (Spoiler: not very well)
It’s been said that to apply one’s imagination to the possibilities of the future is a valuable spiritual exercise. We heartily agree—and what could be more spiritually gratifying than to imagine the future possibilities of human evolution? Come along as we take a journey into the strange and unfamiliar country of our species’ evolutionary future.
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