'‘Giving people a sense of their stake in the future emphasizes the importance of developing a valid vision of the future. It is critical because people’s visions of the future, although often inarticulated, dominate their responses to current issues” - Herman Kahn
“I’d put my money on the sun and solar energy. What a source of power! I hope we don’t have to wait until oil and coal run out before we tackle that. I…
James Pethokoukis
“Everywhere I go, I hear the same thing: Where’s my f—king jet pack? Where’s my flying car? You’re thinking it right now. Where’s my vacation on the Mo…
James Pethokoukis
Also: considering economic risk; pushing for better teachers; investing in science research
James Pethokoukis
Also: Driverless cars have an AI problem; America's spies predict America's future; the impact of alien contact on human progress
James Pethokoukis
Also: finding the Lost Einsteins; turning the space sector into the space economy; Space: 1999, the anti-Star Trek of the 1970s
James Pethokoukis
Also: the Biden infrastructure plan and the US economy; the neo-Space Age optimism of For All Mankind; a possible shift from the Great Stagnation to th…
James Pethokoukis
Plus: bad news for Elon Musk's hyperloops; why most of the value created by Jeff Bezos doesn't go to Jeff Bezos; looking for a pro-growth tax code, and…
James Pethokoukis
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