How much time do you spend on the internet? Listening to your iPod? Playing XBOX? If you were to travel 50 years into the past, you’d have to come up with some completely new ways of spending your time because none of those things would be available. Today however, rather than going into the past we’re going to jump to the future. These are 25 futuristic technologies you may live to see.
Artificially Intelligent Personal Assistants
At the rate technology is going pretty soon we won’t have to do anything except breathe and blink…and even that might be a stretch.
Well, not really invisible, but so seamlessly integrated into our clothing, bodies, and lives that George Orwell will be turning somersaults in his grave.
Virtual Animals with Digital Minds
Although emulating a human brain is probably not going to happen anytime soon, scientists believe that something simpler, like a dog brain, isn’t far off.
Mega-scale Geo-Engineering Project
Scientists are currently working on geo-engineering solutions to counteract global warming. One of the biggest projects is called cloud whitening.
Two decades from now, someone from our planet is supposedly going to Mars to set up an Internet connection. This project will pave the way for information sharing between the inhabitants of the two planets.