Bringing the Text to Life
At a Glance
Artificial intelligence, robots, teleporting, self-cooling beer cans. Will this be -- in part -- what life is like in 2114? Perhaps. But, we can be sure that some things will -- unfortunately -- be the same. Read on.
For material based on today's OT text, see "Crowd Control," February 27, 2005, at HomileticsOnline.com.
Have you ever had a conversation in which
you discussed what the children of today's millennial generation will find "old-fashioned"?
We grew up with computers. Our parents had typewriters. The millennial kids have never been without smartphones. We were tied to land lines.
One hundred years from now:
- Will holographic communication, teleporting, 3-D printers and robots with artificial intelligence be passé?
- Will wealthy people be able to select some elements of their child's genetic makeup?
- Will humans have a base on Mars?
- Will the singularity point actually happen in which some machines have greater intelligence than humans?
- Will we be...