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Here you will find a selection of science, technology and future-related links.

 


 

100,000 Stars — an interactive 3D visualisation of the stellar neighborhood, including over 100,000 nearby stars.

BBC Click — general tech news.

Bureau of Labor Statistics — useful data, trends and projections on employment and the economy.

Centauri Dreams — Paul Gilster looks at peer-reviewed research on deep space exploration, with an eye toward interstellar possibilities.

Climate Watch — Open data, visualisations, and analysis to track countries' progress on future climate targets.

En-Roads — Climate simulations for the 21st century, based on interactive metrics

Energy Information Administration — official energy statistics from the US government.

engadget — the latest gadgets and consumer technology.

ESA.int — official website of the European Space Agency (ESA).

EurekAlert! — breaking news alerts of the latest scientific discoveries and advances.

Future Me — Write a letter to your future self

ExplainingTheFuture.com — education, training and entertainment resources relating to future technologies, future challenges and future trends. The site is written and maintained by author, futurist and videographer Christopher Barnatt.

Google Trends — useful data on current trends.

The Guardian/Environment — news, comment and discussion on key green, environmental and climate change issues from the Guardian online.

h+ Magazine — covering technological, scientific and cultural trends that are changing – and will change – human beings in fundamental ways.

Killing death: Some implications of extending human lifespan indefinitely — an essay looking at the positive and negative impacts of eradicating the diseases of aging (ZIPAR Discussion Paper Series. Zurich, Switzerland).

Lifespan.io – Rejuvenation roadmap — list of human clinical trials to reverse aspects of the aging process.

mkaku.org — official website of Michio Kaku, futurist and theoretical physicist specialising in string field theory.

NASA.gov — official website of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Daily news, updates and photos covering the agency's many space missions and research projects.

Phys.org — general science news.

RealClimate — a blog on climate science, written by climate scientists.

r/Futurology — a Reddit community of futurology enthusiasts, engaged in speculation about the future of humanity, technology and civilisation.

Science Daily — latest research news and press releases.

SENS Foundation — non-profit organisation working to develop and promote a cure for aging.

SpaceX — company founded by Elon Musk, with the goal of reducing space transportation costs and enabling the colonisation of Mars. SpaceX designs, manufactures and launches the world's most advanced rockets and spacecraft.

Technology Review — MIT blog on emerging technologies and their impact on business and society.

TimeGlider — create your own future timeline.

Universcale — interactive graphic of the universe, from the smallest scales to the largest.

Wired — general tech news.

World Future Society — a community with futurists of all types; including entrepreneurs, executives, forecasters, economists, scientists, students, parents, and conscious citizens.

worldometers.info — live world statistics on population, education, the environment, food, energy and health.