State of science in 2040 | Future Forecast

Read 11 science predictions for 2040, 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 2040
In 2040, a number of science breakthroughs and trends will become available to the public, for example:
  • Scientists can erase and restore memories 1
  • Optimistic forecasted rise in global temperatures, above pre-industrial levels, is 1.62 degrees Celsius 1
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