Trends Issue 038 - June 2006

Personal Jets Disrupt Aviation

In our August 2004 issue, the Trends editors highlighted the implications of emerging technologies that would make...

Personal Jets Disrupt Aviation
published on: Jun 15, 2006

America's Moral Renaissance Continues

As we’ve reported before, America is in the early stages of a moral renaissance. It’s a trend that will impact...

America
published on: Jun 15, 2006

The Emerging Tri-Polar World Economy

By the middle of this century, the nations of the world will realign themselves along geo-cultural lines. The U.S....

The Emerging Tri-Polar World Economy
published on: Jun 15, 2006

The End of the "End of Oil"

The end of "easy oil" does not mean the end of oil. It simply means that, even in the absence of terrorism, we’ve...

The End of the "End of Oil"
published on: Jun 15, 2006

Digital Books Start a New Chapter

Every few years since the dawn of the PC era, electronic books have been hailed as the “next big thing.” Now,...

Digital Books Start a New Chapter
published on: Jun 15, 2006

Science Explores the Roots of Joy and Happiness

The simple objective of most lives is to achieve happiness. However, throughout history, the nature of happiness has...

Science Explores the Roots of Joy and Happiness
published on: Jun 15, 2006

The Scientific Computing Revolution

With computing price-performance continuing to improve by 100 percent every 12 to 18 months, computers are finally...

The Scientific Computing Revolution
published on: Jun 15, 2006