Whether we’re exploring deep space or the deepest depths of our own circulatory system, we’re engaging with a future that seeks to transform our very way of living. It doesn’t matter whether our species lives on Earth, or on Mars, or elsewhere. We are, first and foremost, transforming our own biological substrate through science and technology. In doing so, we are preparing ourselves for a journey beyond anything we currently can fathom. Welcome to the future!
Acting on a promise made last year, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has recently revealed that the company is preparing to add self-driving vehicles to its fleet in Pittsburgh, of which will begin this month. SOURCE
What will only increase both the hope and fear for technological unemployment, the shoes and clothing company Adidas has announced that will be opening a new factory next year that will be entirely ran by robots. SOURCE
Robots on Mars
The U.S. space agency NASA has recently launched a $1 million competition that will challenge engineers to develop humanoid robots that will specifically help astronauts during their journey to Mars. SOURCE