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Navigating a Pandemic that will Shape Humanity Reliving the Roaring Twenties As the new year began, people had very high expectations and hoped that this year would be better than the previous year. Maybe, because it’s 2020, and we are comparing it to the Roaring Twenties, the decade of change. Then, the world was recovering from the Spanish Flu and World War I, many US citizens owned cars, radios, and telephones for the first time,…

The Dawn of Irrelevance With the introduction of Big Data, algorithms, and robotics in the early 2010s, we moved from human exploitation to human irrelevance. Technology has transformed the way we work, shop, and play in our daily lives. By 2030, in pursuit of convenience and leisure, societies have found a way to automate their work, shopping, and play with the help of digital avatars, AI systems, and robust algorithms so that we can live…

The Dawn of a New Era With breakthroughs in advanced quantum computing, humanity has finally decoded the mysteries of the human genome. In 2050, we have evolved the human species. For the first time in the entire existence of organic life, we can now re-engineer, reshape, and recreate human life through digital interfaces. We have eliminated the genetic lottery, and you now can program the exact traits you want in your children, from eye color,…

Back to the Future The convergence of neurotech, biotech, and the amassed data from our digital lives’ coupled with biological systems, our functionings of society has completely evolved. You’re able to 3D print anything you need by a simple request from an AI system to make it for you. Whether it be a full-course meal for your family, the newest fashion trend to wear, or an entirely new piece of furniture. At this convergence, we…