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Len Rosen
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Applying circular economic principles in business can half the COP21 target of keeping warming to no more than 1.5 Celsius.
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Autonomous cars' disruptive impact will affect assembly line workers, auto mechanics, insurers, truck, cab, bus and service vehicle drivers
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A new category called e-residence will allow companies or individuals to operate a digital business in Estonia and pay taxes there.
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Can hardware be hacked? Yes!
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Renegade, launched in a Kickstarter campaign, comes with a plastic bottle, bag and film shredder that turns waste into the pen's ink.
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Sellling and marketing models that worked in the past don't with Millennials and businesses of all stripes need to adapt to the new reality.
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Zika marches northward to spread throughout much of lower continental U.S. as climate change gives Aedes aegypti a larger breeding ground.
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SpaceX to get assistance from NASA to select Mars' site, interplanetary hardening of the capsule and use of the Deep Space Network.
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Climate change means monitoring the Arctic, assessing work capacity in the tropics, and adapting cultures to local annual cycle changes.
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Oxbotica software observes sensors and human operators to learn to drive in any environment and on any platform from cars to forklifts.
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    Islamic Studies, Medieval History, 1967 - 1973
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Envisioning the future of humanity and the planet in the 21st Century
Introduction
Over 40 years in the business of research and writing on many subjects, many focused on science and technology and now retired to mentoring new business startups and writing a science and technology blog.
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Downsized, reduced carbon footprint, and enjoying being an empty nester.
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Retired, former management consultant focused on sales and marketing of new business startups
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writing, research, and presentation skills
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  • 21st Century Tech
    Principal Author, 2009 - present
    As principal writer for this technology and science-focused blog, I research lay and professional journal articles describing the newest inventions and discoveries and relate them to the challenges we face as a species in the 21st century.
  • Len Rosen Marketing
    Principal, 1989 - 2012
    A consultancy focused on helping both large and small businesses develop and differentiate products and services largely focused on high-tech.
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Montreal, Quebec - Hamilton, Ontario - Reston, Virginia
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Study: Israelis, Palestinians would gain billions from peace
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JERUSALEM (AP) — Israelis and Palestinians would gain billions of dollars from making peace with each other while both would face daunting e

Ways to Engage
www.xprize.org

The X PRIZE Foundation is an educational nonprofit organization whose mission is to bring about radical breakthroughs for the benefit of hum

ZOOMPesa: The money transfer service with a heart.
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ZOOMPesa: A mobile or online money transfer service that LOWERS FEES and GIVES BACK.

Mystery as NASA spots black hole 'super X-ray emission' 3,000 times grea...
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The black hole is located in M83, a spiral galaxy about 15 million light years from Earth, and the huge output suggests there is a populatio

Stakes high for 1st private rocket launch Saturday
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Nerves are frayed here on Florida's space coast as commercial company SpaceX prepares to launch its Dragon capsule on the first-ever flight

Main Conclusions
pielkeclimatesci.wordpress.com

The Climate Science Weblog has clearly documented the following conclusions since July 2005: The needed focus for the study of climate chang

Healthy Aging in the 22nd Century | World Future Society
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By Marta M. Keane. What will the term elder mean in the future? And at what age will someone be considered an elder in 2100? To be born in 2

Global Carbon Trading Takes a Big Step Forward
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There is no uniform global carbon trading system, but agreements in Australia and China have made progress in the right direction.

Act now on climate: UN panel
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A future on Earth of more extreme weather and rising seas will require better planning for natural disasters to save lives and limit deepeni

Biomedicine – Part 8: Robots to the Rescue – Surgical and Diagnostic Rob...
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In earlier blogs we have looked at the evolution of robots and artificial intelligence. In this blog we'll tackle the subject from the persp

Biomedicine – Part 1: The Promise of Medical Technology in the 21st Century
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Humanity is closer today to immortality than it has ever been. We have surpassed Darwinian survival of the fittest to reach a new stage in e

10 game-changing business innovations for 2012 | SmartPlanet
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The year ahead will see an even greater reliance on information technology and a greater willingness to try more unconventional ways to inno

TechCrunch | Social Proof Is The New Marketing
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As I’ve written about before, we’re in an amazing period of the consumer Internet.  Despite a shaky economy, many web companies are in hyper