The World Transformed, Part 8
What would life be like in a world without poverty? How about a world in
which everyone is, essentially, rich? The answer may be just around the corner.
Phil Bowermaster and Stephen Gordon welcome a panel of futurists to discuss
how the end of scarcity will revolutionize society, the economy, and life
as we know it.
Archived recording available here:
About our guests:
and social entrepreneur. A graduate of Harvard College AB (Government
2004) and the London School of Economics Msc (Philosophy of Science 2005),
he leads the Network for Open Scientific Innovation, a 501(c)3 organization
seeking to promote the emergence of Open Source models in the life sciences.
science fiction, political philosophy, and the future of technology, including
Problems with Linear Projections of the Future, Yes,
the World is Round, Nanotechnology
Explained, and The
Magic Universe of George Lucas.