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Eternity: Our Next Billion Years

Eternity: Our Next Billion Years

by M. Hanlon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0230219314

ISBN-13: 9780230219311

Pub. Date: 11/25/2008

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US

It has become received wisdom that our world is doomed. Mike Hanlon believes that not only is humankind not doomed, but that we may be around for millions, if not hundreds of millions of years. Humans will survive. Our future is in many ways bizarre, surreal and sometimes depressing - but it will still be our world, populated by us.

Overview

It has become received wisdom that our world is doomed. Mike Hanlon believes that not only is humankind not doomed, but that we may be around for millions, if not hundreds of millions of years. Humans will survive. Our future is in many ways bizarre, surreal and sometimes depressing - but it will still be our world, populated by us.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230219311
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date:
11/25/2008
Series:
Macmillan Science Series
Edition description:
2008
Pages:
280
Sales rank:
1,021,248
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 7.90(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements - Dedication - PART I - Temporal Parochialism - Two Worlds - Apocalypse Postponed - Futures I will not See - The New World Order - Machines and Bodies - Minds - Wedding Belles - PART II - We are the Masters Now - The Singularity - Postponed - Eclipse - Lingua Franca - The Planet of the Apes - Take us to your Leader - Eight Surprising Discoveries - Talking to the Future - PART III - Lost Ark Found - Something Wicked this Way Comes - One Million AD - One Last Perfect Day - Eternal Earth - The Dance of the Continents - The Dream

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