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The World Transformed

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A convergence of emerging technologies and emerging possibilities is at the heart of this, the greatest period of transformation in human history. Our world is changing in ways that are hard to predict...sometimes even hard to imagine. FastForward Radio is your guide to an astounding future that lies ahead -- and that will be here sooner than you think!

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Phil Bowermaster and Stephen Gordon examine coming social and technological changes that promise to empower individuals. The past century has seen human beings empowered in ways that were previously unimaginable, but that might be... more

In light of the success of the new Star Trek movie, Phil Bowermaster and Stephen Gordon talk about the role that Star Trek has played in shaping our ideas about the future. Will humanity's future involve warp drive, a galactic federation,... more

Phil Bowermaster discusses the role that the human imagination plays in bringing about the future. What is the relationship between the limits of human imagination and the limits of potential human accomplishment? Put another way -- is our... more

Phil Bowermaster and Stephen Gordon will talk about the future of the Internet, the future of human aging, and what's coming this summer on FastForward Radio. Show notes here.

Accelerating technological development promises to impact every aspect of our lives -- how we work, how we play, how we interact with each other, how we view our lives and what they mean. We welcome futurist and technology visionary... more
The World Transformed

J. Storrs Hall Returns to FastForward Radio

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Sunday night Phil Bowermaster and Stephen Gordon welcome J. Storrs Hall back to FastForward Radio. Recently named president of the Foresight Institute, Dr. Hall is a scientist, entrepreneur, and prolific writer on nanotechnology, artificial... more

Phil Bowermaster and Stephen Gordon talk with guests Alvis Brigis and Marisa Vitols of FutureBlogger about the mainstreaming of the Singularity and other concepts related to accelerating change. Show notes here.

Phil Bowermaster, Stephen Gordon, and Michael Darling will be bringing their own futurist-related topics - unknown to the others - for fast, free-wheeling discussion. Show notes here.

This evening futurist Brian Wang will return to FFR to discuss Collapsatarianism with Phil Bowermaster and Stephen Gordon. Why do some people believe that a major collapse is imminent? And are they seeing the whole picture?

Tonight Phil Bowermaster and Stephen Gordon will be honoring the life of their friend and fellow blogger Michael Sargent. They will celebrate with topics that Michael loved to talk about: jet packs, the Rocket Racing League, making real... more
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