Category Archives: Our Future

Quora – How do we continue to power a civilization without destroying it?

Quora – How do we continue to power a civilization without destroying it? We are not short of energy – the sun delivers the equivalent of 15cm of oil over the entire planet every year. The sun delivers all the … Continue reading

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Quora – Many people are now aware of the ill effects of pollution, but still we are being told that our future is in danger. What are the reasons behind this?

Quora – Many people are now aware of the ill effects of pollution, but still we are being told that our future is in danger. What are the reasons behind this? Arun Basu has part of the issue, and part … Continue reading

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Quora – Where do you see yourself in the next half decade? Where do you want yourself to be in after 5 years, i.e. 2024?

Quora – Where do you see yourself in the next half decade? Where do you want yourself to be in after 5 years, i.e. 2024? I want to be involved at some level in this project: Ted Howard’s answer to … Continue reading

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Quora – What should humankind resolve to do jointly in 2020?

Quora – What should humankind resolve to do jointly in 2020? Cooperate, to the best of our limited abilities. Accept diversity, at the same time as we strive to identify and maintain those boundaries that are actually necessary for our … Continue reading

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Quora – Do you think that your future is going to be better than your current situation?

Quora – Do you think that your future is going to be better than your current situation? We live in very complex and uncertain times, with multiple sources of threat, and yet there is a real sense in which that … Continue reading

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Quora – When will machines take over government?

Quora – When will machines take over government? With a bit of luck – never. As others have mentioned, machines are already used by many different groups to influence the makeup and output of government at many different levels. If … Continue reading

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Quora – Which ones are the best ways to improve human evolution, and why is that?

Quora – Which ones are the best ways to improve human evolution, and why is that? It is all a matter of values. Evolution is about survival. If one values individual life and individual liberty, then one needs to look … Continue reading

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