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Superhumans, supercities and supercomputers: US intelligence’s vision of 2030

RT | Dec 11, 2012

Things are about to get a little weird. This according to the National Intelligence Council, at least, a US-based coalition of spy agencies that has just released its predictions for what’s in store for the Earth in 2030.

The NIC released on Monday “Global Trends 2030: Alternative Worlds,” an 140-page report that brings together the best brains within the intelligence sector to find out what we might expect a few decades down the road. Given the current rate of growth in technology and medicine, the marvels considered in the NIC report shouldn’t come as all too surprising. Only 18 years down the road, however, the ideas being pitched by the people behind the report might not be as much science fiction as soon-to-be-reality. It also might very well be predictive policy making.

“We are at a critical juncture in human history, which could lead to widely contrasting futures,” Council Chairman Christopher Kojm writes in the report.

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3 Comments for “Superhumans, supercities and supercomputers: US intelligence’s vision of 2030”

  • Lance says:

    Amazing example of the absolute arrogance of human beings that continue to think that THEY are in control of the future!

  • Joey says:

    experts ,experts every where but not a drop of wisdom do they think and stupor -bowl madness keeps them in the drink – while subtle know distractions and the half time show -does not let masses even know that s quad unheard sound goes right in there brains and they are prepared for some fake one’s worldly reign-

  • Claire says:

    Today, while I was at work, my sister stole my iphone and tested to see if it
    can survive a thirty foot drop, just so she can be a youtube sensation.
    My iPad is now destroyed and she has 83 views.
    I know this is entirely off topic but I had to share it with someone!


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