Futurist and optimist, Ray Kurzweil encourages us to look at the power of technology through resourceful eyes. Acceleration into the unknown is at least driven by data that can be of great use to us - if we're paying attention.
Fixing Civilizations - Salim Ismail
A Canadian startup has a new plan for making Elon Musk’s futuristic Hyperloop a reality
Hyperloop just started looking a whole lot cooler. The high-speed transportation system, a brainchild of Elon Musk, is all about speeding up the journey between major cities. Passenger pods would zip through a near-vacuum tube connecting, for example, Toronto and Montreal—a trip that could take as little as half an hour. In some new renderings of the concept, the...