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Breaking Past the Limits of Science

How will we transcend today's barriers to get smarter, live longer and expand the power of human innovation?



Mark Weaver

We humans emerged not long ago from evolution's forge as a clever animal adept at hunting and gathering, with intellectual gifts that knew no bounds. Our journey since has taken us to the threshold of nature's deepest mysteries. Who are we, what can we do and where are we headed?

WHO WE ARE

 

 

WHAT WE CAN DO

 

WHERE WE'RE HEADED

 

This article was originally published with the title "Beyond Limits."

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