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The Future in Minutes

The Future in Minutes (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Mansfield, Keith

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What does the future hold? How will we live, work and entertain ourselves? What new technologies will emerge? Will humanity evolve - and perhaps live forever? Or are we facing threats that could end us - and even the whole universe? The Future in Minutes tackles these and many ot...her fundamental questions, concisely and lucidly explaining everything from cryptocurrencies and world governments to gene therapy and colonizing planets - and painting our options for utopia or disaster. Contents include: Predicting the future; How we'll live; Shifts in society; Technology of the future; Scarcity and solutions; Politics, warfare and ethics; The quest for immortality; Transhumans and posthumans; Artificial intelligence; Threats to humanity; Space travel and colonization; Super-advanced science; and The Fate of the Earth and the Universe.
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ISBN 9781787477278
Released AU 14 May 2019
Publisher Quercus Publishing Plc
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Series In Minutes
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ISBN-13 9781787477278
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
Publisher Quercus Publishing Plc
Imprint Quercus Publishing
Released 14 May 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Mansfield, Keith
Series In Minutes
Category History Of Ideas, Intellectual History
Number of Pages 416
Dimensions Width: 126mm
Height: 132mm
Spine: 28mm
Dewey Code 303.490905
Weight 338g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Twenty-first century - Forecasts
NBS Text Popular Culture & Media: General Interest
ONIX Text General/trade