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The future of everything

David Orrell

The future of everything

the science of prediction

by David Orrell

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Published by Thunder"s Mouth Press in New York, NY .
Written in English


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StatementDavid Orrell.
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LC ClassificationsCB
The Physical Object
Pagination449 p. :
Number of Pages449
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22764785M
ISBN 109781560259756

  The digitization of all media means that more and more organizations are coping with difficult times. Including the book world. The book world is just experiencing the transformation from analogue Author: Timo Boezeman. In “The Future of Everything,” host and Stanford bioengineering professor Russ Altman explores how technology, science and medicine are shaping our lives. From stretchable electronics to ecological surveillance, foldable microscopes and video editing with artificial intelligence, Altman asks his guests to discuss their role in creating the Location: Via Ortega, Stanford, CA

THE NEW LEADERSHIP LITERACIES: Thriving in a Future of Extreme Disruption and Distributed Everything New book from Bob Johansen, IFTF Distinguished Fellow. Over the next decade, today’s connected world will become explosively more connected. Anything that can be distributed will be distributed: work-forces, organizations, supply webs, and more.   In The Future of Everything, David Orrell looks back at the history of forecasting, from the time of the oracle at Delphi to the rise of astrology to the advent of the TV weather report, showing us how scientists (and some charlatans) predicted the future.3/5(1).

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