The future is on its way. What will it be like? Phil and Stephen debate some pivotal questions about what may unfold in the years to come:
Resolved: The discovery of extraterrestrial life is inevitable, as is the discovery of extraterrestrial intelligence.
Resolved: Newly discovered oil reserves will go largely untapped; the future belongs to alternative sources of energy.
Resolved: Within a decade, bitcoin — or something like it — will be one of the world’s leading currencies.
Resolved: Humanity’s fate is summarized in the title of R. Buckminster Fuller’s book: Utopia or Oblivion. One or the other is inevitable.