Preface Part 1: Visions 1: Choreographers of matter, life, and intelligence Part 2: The Computer Revolution 2: The invisible computer 3: The intelligent planet 4: Machines that think 5: Beyond silicon; cyborgs and the ultimate computer 6: Second thoughts: will humans become obsolute? Part 3: The Biomolecular Revolution 7: Personal DNA codes 8: Conquering cancer - fixing our genes 9: Molecular medicine and the mind/body link 10: To live forever? 11: Playing God: designer children and clones 12: Second thoughts: brave new world? Part 4: The Quantum Revolution 13: The quantum future 14: To reach for the stars 15: Birth of a planetary civilization 16: Children of the stars Index
Michio Kaku is Henry Semat Professor of Theoretical Physics at the City College of New York. An internationally acclaimed physicist, he is the co-founder of the string field theory. He hosts a weekly hour-long radio science programme in the USA, and has appeared on many television programmes.
`This is a highly-entertaining book, which looks into the possibility that the science we already know to consider possibilities that few can envisage' Birmingham Post `...a book of far-reaching implications...It is brilliantly informed and well written, giving a round and astonishing image of what life will be like over the next 100 years...I heartily recommend it as a classic for anyone interested in futurology' Spirit Magazine