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|Why Nanotechnology Will Arrive Sooner Than Expected: Reasons for Optimism
By Jack Uldrich
The tools we need for realizing the goals of nanotechnology are improving at accelerating rates. Add new sources of funding from venture capitalists and adventurous governments, mix in some potent competitive juices, and you have the formula for a big revolution from a very small technology.
|Utopia Revisited: New Thinking on Social Betterment
By Michael Marien
"Utopia" is now associated with wild dreamers and authoritarian leaders. It's time to reexamine utopian thinking in the context of efforts to envision and promote a better future.
BONUS: Book review of Utopian Thinking in Sociology
Brighter Visions for Africa
Japan's Uncertain Future: Key Trends and Scenarios
Future View: Top 10 Reasons to Watch Trends
|BOOKS||WORLD TRENDS & FORECASTS|
All Connected Now
by Walter Truett Anderson
(Reviewed by Victor Ferkiss)Books in Brief
Principles of Forecasting
ed. by J. Scott Armstrong
edited by Jay Walljasper et al.
When Generations Collide
by Lynne C. Lancaster and David Stillman
The Futurist Bookshelf
Breakthroughs in Plastics
Tree-Cutting Harms Water Supplies
Good News on the Hudson River
Psychiatry on the Couch
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