5 Years from now, what are we talking about in this Forum?

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5 Years from now, what are we talking about in this Forum?

I love science, and the biggest reason is due to wondering what science will accomplish next.

So let's project and speculate as to the topic of scientific discovery as if it were 5 years from now.

What are we learning?

 

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Nothing - God has already

Nothing - God has already returned to the Earth, ridding us of all those evil scientists.Wink


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We have perfected the

We have perfected the microwave that turns plastic back to oil.


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There was a good post in the

There was a good post in the Pharyngula blog about synthetic biology. I suspect that this is where most of the advances will be in the next 5 years. Being an aerospace engineer it pains me to say that, as I'm looking forward to the space elevator, but that won't be here till 2037 at the very earliest Cry


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qbg wrote: We have

qbg wrote:
We have perfected the microwave that turns plastic back to oil.

I thought they did that already. I read something about it today. They've already sold one or two units.

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