During the 500 years between 02015 and 02515, the Farsight Fund will return much less than what it has historically. Past performance would suggest 3-4% real (after inflation) annual return on investment, but it will be 2% or less.
$500 Sandra j Ewen Sandra Ewen
The first true interstellar mission, targeted at the closest star to the Sun or even farther, will be launched before or on December 6, 2025 and will be widely supported by the public.
$500 Tibor Pacher Paul A Gilster
By the end of the year 2020, a professional sports team that is part of either the National Football League, the National Basketball Association, Major League Baseball, the National Hockey League, or Major League Soccer will integrate and have a woman as a team member/player.
$250 Thomas R Leavens Nils Gilman
By 2018 the Euro (€) will not be the legal currency of France, Italy and Germany.
$1,000 Christoph M Stahl Michael Elsdörfer
Over a ten-year period commencing on January 1, 2008, and ending on December 31, 2017, the S&P 500 will outperform a portfolio of funds of hedge funds, when performance is measured on a basis net of fees, costs and expenses.
$500,000 Warren Buffett Protege Partners, LLC
In 2108, an independent, sentient artificial intelligence will exist as a corporation, both providing its services as well as making all financial and strategic decisions.
$200 Franklin G Forbin Jane Walter
The U.S Department of Transportation Bureau of Transportation Statistics (www.bts.gov) will report a lower number of total highway vehicle miles traveled in 2010 than in 2005.
$200 Daniel K Simon Glen F Raphael