The World We Made : Alex McKay's Story from 2050 Paperback
Our planet's environmental future is usually described in terms of doom and despair.
But now, for the first time, The World We Made presents a credible, positive vision of our planet that is green, fair, connected and collaborative.Part history, part personal memoir, The World We Made reveals how it is possible to reach a genuinely sustainable world by 2050; describing the key events, technological breakthroughs and lifestyle revolutions that will transform our planet.Packed with images that bring to life this exciting, high-tech and human world, featuring futuristic photographs, graphics and hand-drawn sketches, The World We Made covers topics as wide-ranging as the 'energy internet' to slow travel airships; 3D printing to robotics; and personal genomics to urban agriculture - all grounded in cutting edge technological insights.Providing all the tools and advice to prepare yourself for what is ahead, the book is essential reading for everyone interested in a positive future for our planet.
All royalties will go to support the work of Forum for the Future, one of the world's leading sustainable development non-profits.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 320 pages
- Publisher: Phaidon Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/09/2013
- ISBN: 9780714863610