r/Futurology Jun 14 '18 Take My Energy Stonks Rising Alien Monolith Silver Gold Helpful Wholesome Hugz

meta r/Futurology's Official Discord - A relaxed place to chill and discuss all things Futurology.

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r/Futurology 15h ago Silver Helpful Doom

Environment One-third of the food we eat is at risk because the climate crisis is endangering butterflies and bees

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Environment Climate change is making hundreds of diseases much worse

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r/Futurology 22h ago Silver

Biotech New Molecule Discovered That Strongly Stimulates Hair Growth

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r/Futurology 13h ago

Energy Electric Vehicles Are Way, Way More Energy-Efficient Than Internal Combustion Vehicles. Say you drop $5 on a gallon of gas—only about $1 dollar's worth actually gets you moving in a traditional ICE vehicle.

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r/Futurology 12h ago

Environment Michigan experts say monkeypox is the next pandemic, but not next COVID

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r/Futurology 3h ago

Computing These Canadian startups are taking quantum computing mainstream

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r/Futurology 13h ago

Environment Climate change makes catastrophic flood twice as likely

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r/Futurology 22h ago Silver

Nanotech Scientists create quality concrete with 100% tire-rubber aggregate

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r/Futurology 1d ago Helpful

Robotics US Space Force tests robot dogs to patrol Cape Canaveral

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r/Futurology 1d ago

Space In a single month, the James Webb Space Telescope has seen the oldest galaxies, messy cosmic collisions, and a hot gas planet's atmosphere

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r/Futurology 14h ago

AI GPT Language Model Spells Out New Proteins. Human speech and protein structure are close enough for AI purposes

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Biotech Eye implant made from pig protein restored sight in 14 blind people

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r/Futurology 1d ago

Environment Flying is painful. Climate change will make it even worse.

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r/Futurology 2d ago Silver

Energy Bill Gates-backed startup is using robots to build enormous solar farms

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r/Futurology 1d ago

Space With New Study, NASA Seeks the Science behind UFOs

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r/Futurology 1d ago

Society How Can Society Prepare for the Moral Norms of Tomorrow? The moral framework of future generations may be a radical departure from the past—and the present & we may be able to start preparing for this now.

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r/Futurology 2d ago Helpful Silver Wholesome I'll Drink to That

Energy Nuclear fusion: Ignition confirmed in an experiment for the first time

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Environment Study finds 100% renewables would pay off within 6 years

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r/Futurology 2d ago I'll Drink to That Helpful Crab Rave

Environment This 17-Year-Old Designed a Motor That Could Potentially Transform the Electric Car Industry. Robert Sansone’s research could pave the way for the sustainable manufacturing of electric vehicles that do not require rare-earth magnets

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r/Futurology 1d ago

AI A robot coded this game of Pong

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r/Futurology 2d ago

Environment Antarctica's ice shelves could be melting faster than we thought

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Energy Cool Story: Israelis Invent Electricity-Free Air Conditioner

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r/Futurology 2d ago

Environment Risk of catastrophic California 'megaflood' has doubled due to global warming, researchers say

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r/Futurology 3d ago Bravo Grande! Take My Energy Silver

Biotech A protein implant could cure blindness, according to a new study. Researchers found no one who had the operation was still blind two years later and three people who were blind ended up with 20:20 vision

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r/Futurology 2d ago

Transport China launches world’s first maglev ‘sky train’ that floats in the air using permanent magnets

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Biotech Lab-made cartilage gel outperforms natural cartilage: Researchers have created the 1st gel-based cartilage substitute that is even stronger and more durable. This hydrogel—a material made of water-absorbing polymers—can be pressed and pulled with more force & is 3 times more resistant to wear & tear

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