Predictions for 2047 | Future timeline

Read 17 predictions for 2047, a year that will see the world transform in big and small ways; this includes disruptions throughout our culture, technology, science, health and business sectors. It’s your future, discover what you’re in for.

Fast forecasts for 2047

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  • Information and skills can be downloaded into the mind instantly (Matrix-style) 1
  • Genomes of all discovered insect species sequenced 1
  • An AI is awarded a Nobel Prize 1
  • Morbid obesity no longer exists 1
  • Global reserves of Gas is fully mined and depleted 1
  • World population forecasted to reach 9,565,600,000 1
  • World sales of electric vehicles reaches 24,386,667 1

Country forecasts for 2047

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Science forecasts for 2047

Science related predictions due to make an impact in 2047 include:

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Health forecasts for 2047

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2021-01-14 Last updated 2020-01-14

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