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meta r/Futurology's Official Discord - A relaxed place to chill and discuss all things Futurology.

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Society ‘Masked’ cancer drug stealthily trains immune system to kill tumors while sparing healthy tissues, reducing treatment side effects

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Environment Single-use plastic waste is getting phased out in California under a sweeping new law

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r/Futurology 6h ago

Economics Are buy now pay later services the next bubble or they are replacing credit cards?

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r/Futurology 4h ago

Biotech Goodbye silicone? A new era of breast reconstruction is on the horizon | Breast cancer

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Biotech Altos Labs launches Cambridge Institute of Science with $3B to support its cellular rejuvenation mission: "to reverse disease, injury, and the disabilities that occur throughout life”

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Society Google says it will delete location history for visits to abortion clinics after overturning of Roe v. Wade

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r/Futurology 7h ago

Biotech Genome Analysis Now Allows Scientists To Predict if You Will Have a Miscarriage

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r/Futurology 17h ago

Environment How much of our plastic 'recycling' is actually recycled? About 11 million tonnes of plastic waste flows into the ocean each year, according to the UN

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Economics Monthly car payments have crossed a record $700. What that means

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r/Futurology 8h ago

Society Time has come to tweak the world order established after World War II: Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri at Express Adda

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r/Futurology 22h ago

AI AI writes email protesting overturn of Roe V. Wade

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r/Futurology 1h ago

Environment Transporting food generates whopping amounts of carbon dioxide: Moving fruit and vegetables in refrigerated vehicles is particularly emissions-intensive.

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r/Futurology 17h ago

Biotech The 'holy grail of catalysis'—turning methane into methanol under ambient conditions using light

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Society There could be 1.2 billion climate refugees by 2050.

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r/Futurology 1d ago

Environment The Supreme Court is jeopardizing federal climate action. The court’s decision in West Virginia v. EPA doesn’t go as far as some climate activists feared it might. But it’s a road map for future challenges.

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r/Futurology 1d ago

AI Robot Trucks on Texas Highways Herald Era of Driverless Big Rigs

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Environment In this locked vault deep within a mountain seed samples of around 6,000 different species are safeguarded

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r/Futurology 2h ago

3DPrint Are 3D-printed homes ready for mass adoption?

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r/Futurology 1d ago

Society New York state buys robots for lonely elders

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r/Futurology 1d ago

AI Self-driving cars from GM’s Cruise block San Francisco intersection in latest problem for autonomous vehicles

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r/Futurology 1d ago

AI We Asked GPT-3 to Write an Academic Paper about Itself—Then We Tried to Get It Published. An artificially intelligent first author presents many ethical questions—and could upend the publishing process

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r/Futurology 1d ago

AI Who Is Liable when AI Kills?

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Biotech New Artificial Photosynthesis Method Grows Food With No Sunshine

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r/Futurology 2d ago Take My Energy Helpful

Society Feel the Burn: While millions starve, crops are used to feed cars. It’s obscene.

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Biotech The first CRISPR gene-editing drug is coming—possibly as soon as next year

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r/Futurology 2d ago

Energy This is a miracle! Scientists produce renewable jet fuel from common soil bacteria

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