Space Habitat: A 3D View of the Rama Craft

Sometimes procrastination can lead to something great. For all you redditors out there, I highly suggest subscribing to r/Retrofuturism. Thats where I found this incredible rendering by Eric Bruneton of the alien space habitat Rama from Arthur C. Clarke’s science fiction series of the same name. In the first book of Clarke’s series, Rendezvous with Rama, said spacecraft moseys…


Must Read Books That Will Prepare You For 2013

The Times They Are a-Changin‘….2013 is just around the corner and technology is speeding up faster than most of us can comprehend. Connectivity is increasing and consciousness is shifting. Don’t worry, we have you covered. We have compiled a list of must read books that will prepare you for 2013 and the near future. Hopefully some of…


Future Robot Transformer

Future Robot Identity Crisis: Transformers And Shape Shifting Machines

Future  Robot Identity Crisis sounds like a listing for the [easyazon-link asin=”0890420254″ locale=”us”] DSM [/easyazon-link] (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders) we might see included in the year 2050. Transformers and shape shifting machines are certain to be a part of our future. Researchers at MIT have created tiny robots inspired by what they call “The…


Sea Tree

Floating Cities Are The Future

Floating cities are the future Of Urban Development. At this TEDx, Koen Olthius offers some super-potent mulch for the mind. Olthius, founder of aqua-architecture studio Waterstudios discusses his company’s vision of the city in the future: adaptable, flexible, and directly integrated into the bays and seas that abut so many world metropolis’. His “city apps”…


Floating City

8 Floating Architectural Visions Of Our Future

8 floating architectural visions of our future that will inspire and amaze… Since water and flooding has been on everyone’s mind this week (particularly here in New York), we figured we’d throw together some super cool water-centric architecture. Most of these buildings are winners and honorable mentions in eVolo magazine’s annual skyscraper competition. I had…


World Technology Network Summit and Awards

World Technology Summit and Awards 2012

The 2012 World Technology Summit and Awards 2012 were held at the Time – Life Building in NYC on October 22nd and 23rd.  The conference started with a welcoming remark from Damian Slattery, Executive Director of Integrated Marketing at Time Magazine. Slattery pointed out that “TIME is not a magazine, it is a dashboard.”  He…


Simulation Theory

The Simulated Universe Theory May Be Real

The Simulated Universe may be real. We assume that what we taste, smell, feel and see in our world are all “real” experiences.  However, physicists are now saying that we may be able to find proof that we are really living inside a simulation. This unbelievable theory is not a new concept. The Matrix, Plato’s Allegory…