State of science in 2023 | Future Forecast

Read 38 science predictions for 2023, a year that will see the world transform thanks to disruptions in science that will impact a wide range of sectors—and we explore them all. It’s your future, discover what you’re in for.

Science releases for 2023
In 2023, a number of science breakthroughs and trends will become available to the public, for example:
  • Between 2020 to 2023, a periodic solar event called a "grand minimum" overtakes the sun (lasting through 2070), resulting in diminished magnetism, infrequent sunspot production and less ultraviolet (UV) radiation reaching Earth — all bringing a cooler per Likelihood: 50% 1
  • UN finally delivers climate plan to reduce emissions caused by global shipping industry. 1
  • Acoustic earthquake shield developed to protect cities from earthquakes begin seeing initial use 1
Science related predictions due to make an impact in 2023 include:
Related science articles for 2023:
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May 26, 2022. Last updated May 26, 2020.
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