ES.256 | Spring 2008 | Undergraduate
The Coming Years
Course Description
Explore the future through modeling, reading, and discussion in an open-ended seminar! Our fields of interest will include changes in science and technology, culture and lifestyles, and dominant paradigms and societies.
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Graph demonstrating Moore's Law showing that, over time, computer hardware has increased in speed.
Futurists believe that the exponential improvement in technology described by Moore’s Law is leading to a technological singularity. (Image courtesy of Ray Kurzweil and Kurzweil Technologies, Inc. on Wikipedia.)