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2050

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Japanese company plans space elevator by 2050

Japan's giant construction company, Obayashi Corporation, has announced that it plans to build an elevator into space by the year 2050.

By September 23, 2014

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The CraveCast visits the future with US Presidential candidate Zoltan Istvan, Ep. 20

The Transhumanist Party candidate called in from the campaign trail and his "Immortality Bus" to help us look forward to 2016...and to 2050. We also look back at scientific highlights of 2015.

By December 9, 2015

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Most cars autonomous by 2050: study

A study by industry data and consulting firm IHS predicts that, by 2050, nearly all road vehicles will be of the self-driving variety.

By January 5, 2014

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What will recorded music sound like in 2050?

John La Grou, founder and CEO at Millennia Music & Media Systems, forecast how recorded sound will evolve over the coming decades.

By October 27, 2013

Editors' Take

Samsung NX2000 with 20-50mm lens

Samsung squeezes in another camera in the $150 gap between its just-released NX1100 and NX300, emphasizing the touch-screen and wireless experience.

By May 1, 2013

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Glitch keeps iCloud storage at 25GB until 2050

Instead of a downgrade to 5GB of storage, Apple has pushed users' renewal dates 38 years in the future.

By September 30, 2012

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Japan plans snail-paced space elevator for 2050

Hate slow elevators? Try taking a ride on one that travels 22,000 miles above Earth.

By February 23, 2012

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Flying high in 2050: plane of the future

Airbus unveiled its concept of what air travel will be like in 2050, with organic self-cleaning materials, virtual reality and panoramic views.

7 Images By June 15, 2011

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Airbus see-through jet plane due to land in 2050

Welcome aboard this news story from CNET UK to the Airbus aeroplane of the future. We'll be cruising through a selection of photos of see-through planes.

5 Images By June 14, 2011

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U.N.: Renewables could be 80 percent of energy by 2050

Solar, wind, and hydropower could supply the bulk of energy demand by the middle of the century but there are substantial political and technical barriers to that change.

By May 9, 2011