Soonish: Ten Emerging Technologies That'll Improve and/or Ruin Everything
I'm sort of obsessed with science and technology. As in, I'm an early adopter when funds allow. I was thrilled when Edelweiss Plus approved my request to read the DRC of this book. That's probably also why I love reading ARCs and DRCs. I like being ahead of the game, and I love Tomorrowland, so I knew this would be right up my alley.
Zach Weinersmith is the creator of Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal, a popular geek web comic. His wife, Dr. Kelly Weinersmith, is an accomplished scientist whose work has been featured in many popular science venues. They worked together to explain complicated technology and science in such a way that those who last took a science class in high school can understand what they're talking about.
I'm still waiting for the life that The Jetson's promised me but there are ten cool things on the horizon that are explained here in this book. Everything from space elevators, nano robot swarms, 3D organ printing to brain-computer interfaces are coming soonish.