What’s inside?

Doing away with complexity, each topic in the book Explore The Big Picture is explored in a way that it relates to the others. Here’s a global overview of the contents of the book:

PREFACE

INTRODUCTION

CHAPTER 1 – TECHNOLOGY
1.1 RIDING THE WAVE OF RAW COMPUTER POWER
1.2 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
1.3 BIOTECHNOLOGY
1.4 METAMATERIALS, PRINTING TECHNOLOGY AND THE INTERNET OF THINGS
1.5 REALITY, ROBOTS, AND CYBORGS

CHAPTER 2 – HUMANITY COLLIDING WITH EARTH’S BOUNDARIES
2.1 SHIFTING TOWARDS THE ANTHROPOCENE EPOCH
2.2 EARTH’S NINE KEY PROCESSES AND SYSTEMS

CHAPTER 3 – OUR SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC FOUNDATION
3.1 WATER, FOOD, AND DISPLACEMENT
3.2 ENERGY AND MOBILITY
3.3 HEALTH
3.4 EDUCATION
3.5 INCOME AND WORK
3.6 THE HUMAN FACTOR

CHAPTER 4 – POLITICS, POWER, CONTROL, AND RESILIENCE
4.1 CAPITALISM AND DEMOCRACY
4.2 POWER
4.3 CONTROL
4.4 RESILIENCE

CHAPTER 5 – BEYOND EARTH
5.1 OUR PLACE IN THE UNIVERSE
5.2 CHALLENGES TO GO FORWARD TO THE MOON, MARS AND BEYOND
5.3 OPENING UP THE SPACE ECONOMY
5.4 HUMANITIES BIG LEAP
5.5 A DEEP DIVE INTO THE UNKNOWN

FINAL THOUGHTS

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

BIBLIOGRAPHY