Astronomer Royal says this could be mankind’s ‘last century on Earth’

Astronomer Royal Martin Rees, one of the country’s most distinguished astrophysicists, has predicted a gloomy future for mankind. The current century, Rees says, “is a special one,” because it could well be the one “where we as humans destroy ourselves”. He says that there are so many threats, from climate change to an over-reliance on technology, that it is hard

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Scientists used computer to predict when society will collapse in 21st century

Scientists during the 1970s used a computer and observations on changing trends to predict exactly when society would collapse. The scientific observation was carried out by a group of scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) more than five decades ago. According to their findings, the prediction made was that society would crumble near the midpoint of the 21st

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