Americain2050

Why the future of paper is more complicated than you think
Papers
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Why the future of paper is more complicated than you think

The future of America's endangered languages
Members of the Navajo Code Talkers Association
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The future of America's endangered languages

Can America stave off the superbug apocalypse?
Superbug
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Can America stave off the superbug apocalypse?

The danger zones in America's shrinking coastline
Maine coast
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The danger zones in America's shrinking coastline

Why immigrants make America's crime rate plunge
Police cars
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Why immigrants make America's crime rate plunge

Will sex become purely recreational by 2050?
Unmade bed
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Will sex become purely recreational by 2050?

Can light rail save American sprawl?
Lightrail
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Can light rail save American sprawl?

Can America weather the heat in 2050?
California drought
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Can America weather the heat in 2050?

Will your pets be robotic in 2050?
Sony Aibo
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Will your pets be robotic in 2050?

Will radical life extension be the abortion politics of 2050?
Aging gracefully?
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Will radical life extension be the abortion politics of 2050?

The racial disparity at the doctor's office isn't getting better. It might actually be getting worse.
Hospital
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The racial disparity at the doctor's office isn't getting better. It might actually be getting worse.

3 things Hollywood can tell us about the future
Star Trek
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3 things Hollywood can tell us about the future

America is running out of soil
American soil
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America is running out of soil

Why the American tourist could become virtually unrecognizable by 2050
Tower of London
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Why the American tourist could become virtually unrecognizable by 2050

The inexorable rise of the fish farm
Fish farm
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The inexorable rise of the fish farm

America's future dementia epidemic
A puzzling future.
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America's future dementia epidemic

What American foreign policy will look like in 2050
American troops.
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What American foreign policy will look like in 2050

What Americans will sound like in 2050
Language
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What Americans will sound like in 2050

America will be less Christian — and much more religiously ambivalent — in 35 years
A man prays in an empty church.
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America will be less Christian — and much more religiously ambivalent — in 35 years

Is America ready for the rise of the megaregion?
New York City scene
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Is America ready for the rise of the megaregion?