The Future of the World

Numbers of people, nations, economic output and war are all exponentially increasing. What does that mean for the future?

Is Technology Changing What It Means to Be Human?

The Eniac Machine

For some time I have believed that in the coming century, the biggest ethical question may be, “What does it mean to be human?” Every time there’s an advancement in biotechnology, like the woman who moved a cursor just by thinking about it, we become one step closer to a gaussian fade on the line between human and computer. Someday, they say, we may all become cyborgs.