Ultimately, he shows us how humans may someday achieve a form of immortality and be able to leave our bodies entirely, laser porting to new havens in space. He reveals the developments in robotics, nanotechnology, and biotechnology that may allow us to terraform and build habitable cities on Mars and beyond.
With irrepressible enthusiasm and a deep understanding of the cutting-edge research in space travel, World-renowned physicist and futurist Dr. Michio kaku presents a compelling vision of how humanity may develop a sustainable civilization in outer space. New york times bestsellerthe #1 bestselling author of the future of the mind traverses the frontiers of astrophysics, and technology to offer a stunning vision of man's future in space, artificial intelligence, from settling Mars to traveling to distant galaxies.
We are entering a new Golden Age of space exploration. We travel beyond our galaxy, and even beyond our universe, hyperspace, wormholes, including warp drive, as Kaku investigates some of the hottest topics in science today, parallel universes, and the multiverse. He then journeys out of our solar system and discusses how new technologies such as nanoships, laser sails, and fusion rockets may actually make interstellar travel a possibility.
The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the Mind
Dr. This scientific tour de force unveils the astonishing research being done in top laboratories around the world—all based on the latest advancements in neuroscience and physics—including recent experiments in telepathy, mind control, telekinesis, avatars, and recording memories and dreams. Anchor Books.
Kaku looks toward the day when we may achieve the ability to upload the human brain to a computer, neuron for neuron; project thoughts and emotions around the world on a brain-net; take a “smart pill” to enhance cognition; send our consciousness across the universe; and push the very limits of immortality.
Michio kaku, the new york times bestselling author of Physics of the Impossible and Physics of the Future tackles the most fascinating and complex object in the known universe: the human brain. The future of the mind brings a topic that once belonged solely to the province of science fiction into a startling new reality.
The future of the mind is an extraordinary, mind-boggling exploration of the frontiers of neuroscience.
Physics of the Future: How Science Will Shape Human Destiny and Our Daily Lives by the Year 2100
Internet-enabled contact lenses. Cars that fly by floating on magnetic fields. Anchor Books. Space elevators. Anchor Books. This is the stuff of science fiction—it’s also daily life in the year 2100 Renowned theoretical physicist michio Kaku details the developments in computer technology, artificial intelligence, medicine, space travel, and more, that are poised to happen over the next hundred years.
In physics of the future, kaku forecasts a century of earthshaking advances in technology that could make even the last centuries’ leaps and bounds seem insignificant. He also takes into account the rigorous scientific principles that regulate how quickly, how safely, and how far technologies can advance.
He also considers how these inventions will affect the world economy, addressing the key questions: Who will have jobs? Which nations will prosper? Kaku interviews three hundred of the world’s top scientists—working in their labs on astonishing prototypes.
Hyperspace: A Scientific Odyssey Through Parallel Universes, Time Warps, and the 10th Dimension
Great product! . Anchor Books. The theory of hyperspace, which michio Kaku pioneered, may be the leading candidate for the Theory of Everything that Einstein spent the remaining years of his life searching for. Anchor Books. The first book-length exploration of the most exciting development in modern physics, the theory of 10-dimensional space.
Physics of the Impossible: A Scientific Exploration into the World of Phasers, Force Fields, Teleportation, and Time Travel
Anchor Books. Anchor Books. Great product! Teleportation, star wars, time machines, renowned theoretical physicist and bestselling author Michio Kaku takes an informed, serious, force fields, and interstellar space ships—the stuff of science fiction or potentially attainable future technologies? Inspired by the fantastic worlds of Star Trek, and Back to the Future, and often surprising look at what our current understanding of the universe's physical laws may permit in the near and distant future.
Entertaining, and imaginative, informative, Physics of the Impossible probes the very limits of human ingenuity and scientific possibility. Anchor Books.
Beyond Einstein: The Cosmic Quest for the Theory of the Universe
Anchor Books. Great product! Anchor Books. Beyond einstein takes readers on an exciting excursion into the discoveries that have led scientists to the brightest new prospect in theoretical physics today -- superstring theory. Paperback with scene of a watch 224 pages. Co-authored by one of the leading pioneers in superstrings, Michio Kaku, the book approaches scientific questions with the excitement of a detective story, offering a fascinating look at the new science that may make the impossible possible.
What is superstring theory and why is it important? this revolutionary breakthrough may well be thefulfillment of Albert Einstein's lifelong dream of a Theory of Everything, uniting the laws of physics into a single description explaining all the known forces in the universe. Anchor Books.
Visions: How Science Will Revolutionize the 21st Century
Paperback with scene of a watch 224 pages. 403 pages. Anchor Books. We will no longer be passive bystanders to the dance of the universe, life, but will become creative choreographers of matter, and intelligence. The first section of Visions presents a shocking look at a cyber-world infiltrated by millions of tiny intelligence systems.
Paperback with scene of space. Great product! Anchor Books. In visions, biogenetics, physicist and author michio Kaku examines the great scientific revolutions that have dramatically reshaped the twentieth century--the quantum mechanics, and artificial intelligence--and shows how they will change and alter science and the way we live.
The next century will witness more far-reaching scientific revolutions, as we make the transition from unraveling the secrets of nature to becoming masters of nature. Anchor Books. Part two illustrates how the decoding of DNA's genetic structure will allow humans the "godlike ability to manipulate life almost at will.
Finally, visions focuses on the future of quantum physics, in which physicists will perfect new ways to manipulate matter and harness the cosmic energy of the universe. What makes michio kaku's vision of the science of the future so compelling--and so different from the mere forecasts of most thinkers--is that it is based on the groundbreaking research taking place in labs today, as well as the consensus of over 150 of Kaku's scientific colleagues.
Science, asserts kaku, for all its breathtaking change, evolves slowly; we can accurately predict, what the direction of science will be, based on the paths that are being forged today. A thrilling, unique narrative that brings together the thinking of many of the world's most accomplished scientists to explore the world of the future, Visions is science writing at its best.
The Space Barons: Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the Quest to Colonize the Cosmos
Paperback with scene of a watch 224 pages. The space barons is also a story of rivalry-hard-charging startups warring with established contractors, and the personal clashes of the leaders of this new space movement, particularly Musk and Bezos, as they aim for the moon and Mars and beyond. Paperback with scene of space.
Great product! The historic quest to rekindle the human exploration and colonization of space led by two rivals and their vast fortunes, egos, and visions of space as the next entrepreneurial frontier The Space Barons is the story of a group of billionaire entrepreneurs who are pouring their fortunes into the epic resurrection of the American space program.
Now they are pursuing the biggest disruption of all: space. Based on years of reporting and exclusive interviews with all four billionaires, the birth of a new Space Age, this authoritative account is a dramatic tale of risk and high adventure, fueled by some of the world's richest men as they struggle to end governments' monopoly on the cosmos.
These entrepreneurs have founded some of the biggest brands in the world-Amazon, Tesla, Virgin, Microsoft, PayPal-and upended industry after industry. Anchor Books. Nearly a half-century after neil armstrong walked on the moon, along with Richard Branson and Paul Allen-are using Silicon Valley-style innovation to dramatically lower the cost of space travel, these Space Barons-most notably Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos, and send humans even further than NASA has gone.
The Case for Mars: The Plan to Settle the Red Planet and Why We Must
As the landmark mission of the Mars Science Laboratory begins, Zubrin lays out a comprehensive plan to build life on a new world. Paperback with scene of a watch 224 pages. Great product! The planet most like ours, it has still been thought impossible to reach, let alone explore and inhabit. Anchor Books. In the grand tradition of successful explorers, Zubrin calls for a travel-light and live-off-the-land approach to Martian settlement.
But all that changed when leading space exploration authority Robert Zubrin crafted a daring new blueprint, Mars Direct. Paperback with scene of space. Anchor Books. He explains how scientists can use present-day technology to send humans to Mars; produce fuel and oxygen on the planet’s surface with its own natural resources; build bases and settlements; and one day terraform—or alter the atmosphere of the planet in order to pave the way for sustainable life.
Since the beginning of human history, Mars has been an alluring dream—the stuff of legends, gods, and mystery. Anchor Books. When it was first published in 1996, the case for mars became an instant classic, “nearly alone, lauded widely for its game-changing perspective by those who would see the American space program rise to the challenge of Mars; Carl Sagan called Zubrin the man who, changed our thinking on this issue.
Now, zubrin brings readers up to date in this revised and updated anniversary edition filled with spectacular illustrations, fifteen years later, extraordinary photographs, and one-of-a-kind anecdotes. Unlike the dead world of the Moon, the Martian landscape is filled with possibility, but humans must be able to survive there.
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry
403 pages. So tyson brings the universe down to Earth succinctly and clearly, with sparkling wit, in tasty chapters consumable anytime and anywhere in your busy day. While you wait for your morning coffee to brew, for the bus, from quarks to quantum mechanics, Astrophysics for People in a Hurry will reveal just what you need to be fluent and ready for the next cosmic headlines: from the Big Bang to black holes, or a plane to arrive, the train, and from the search for planets to the search for life in the universe.
Over a year on the new York Times bestseller list and more than a million copies sold. Anchor Books. Paperback with scene of space. Anchor Books. Anchor Books. Paperback with scene of a watch 224 pages. Free Press. Great product! The essential universe, from our most celebrated and beloved astrophysicist. What is the nature of space and time? how do we fit within the universe? How does the universe fit within us? There’s no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed astrophysicist and best-selling author Neil deGrasse Tyson.
But today, few of us have time to contemplate the cosmos.
The Signals Are Talking: Why Today's Fringe Is Tomorrow's Mainstream
Great product! Anchor Books. Anchor Books. Free Press. Using a proven, tested methodology, she enables us to see ahead and forecast what's to come--challenging us to create our own preferred futures. Anchor Books. A fast company best book of the yeara washington post bestsellerwinner of the 2017 axiom business book award in business technologyhow do you tell a real trend from the merely trendy? How, machine learning, bots, for example, our businesses, and workplaces? How will it eventually change the way we live, and think--and how should we prepare for it now?In The Signals Are Talking, will a technology--like artificial intelligence, play, work, self-driving cars, and the Internet of Things--affect us, biohacking, noted futurist Amy Webb shows us how to analyze the "true signals"--those patterns that will coalesce into a trend with the potential to change everything-and land on the right side of disruption.
The future, webb shows, isn't something that happens to us passively. Paperback with scene of a watch 224 pages. Paperback with scene of space. 403 pages.