On the Record: Predictions

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856. De Broglie-Bohm pilot-wave theory will overtake the Copenhagen Interpretation of quantum mechanics as the theory most accepted by physicists. ? years
Ron Barlin

855. By 2050, the United States will have passed an amendment abolishing patents and copyrights, OR there will be a patented medical product that will be considered responsible for 5 million American deaths. 29 years
Breck Yunits

854. The market capitalization of Berkshire Hathaway will be greater than Tesla on Warren Buffett's 100th birthday. 10 years
Adam J Mead

851. The last coal-powered station based on current technology, will close in Australia no later than 2035 15 years
Adam Clarke

850. By the end of 02035, there will be at least one human living on Earth who has walked on Mars. 15 years
Benjamin G Thompson

849. By 2030, There will be one person who is able to think a search function and return a result as if they Google’d something, with no physical hookup and no audible speech (fully cerebral thought) and less than 100ms latency. $1k bet. 10 years
Tyler G Cordell

847. The United States National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) will fail.The failure of the program will create a financial crisis as trillions of dollars in coastal real estate will become suddenly too expensive to insure, resulting in a crash of major markets like Miami and Houston 15 years
Robert T Fleming

846. Bitcoin will not become the world's single currency by 2030. 9 years
Saikat Chakrabarti

845. By 2030, half of the UK adult population will be vegan. 9 years
Dale Vince

842. Small Modular Reactors will produce less than 1% of global electricity in 2040. 20 years
Simon Holmes à Court


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