Good News, Bad News: Getting the Balance Right

Phil and Stephen demonstrate the World Transformed Pareto Optimism Principle with four stories that speak to an amazingly bright future and one that goes in a very different direction.

The Good News:

Vertical Pink Farms and the coming urban agricultural revolution

Extreme Poverty Falls Below 10%

Robot doctors are on their way. The real solution for healthcare?

Can a Lucid Dreaming Mask mark the beginning of full-immersion VR?

The Bad News:

scary theory about why we’ve not yet found any aliens

 

Plus:

Phil and Stephen give their review of Limitless, the series.

 

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Phil Bowermaster is a nationally recognized author and speaker. He has more than 25 years experience writing about emerging technologies and the future. As co-host of the popular Internet radio series, The World Transformed, Phil has talked with leading scientists and technologists, best-selling authors, philosophers, filmmakers, artists, entrepreneurs and others who are shaping our understanding of the amazing era of transformation in which we live. Phil helps leaders and their organizations develop strategies for managing accelerating change. He shows how imagination, optimism, empathy, and humor can make all the difference in both understanding and making the most of the powerful currents of change we face.