By Sonia Arrison
Humanity is at the cusp of an exhilarating toughness revolution. the 1st individual to dwell to a hundred and fifty years has most likely already been born. what is going to your lifestyles seem like for those who stay to be over a hundred? Will you be fit? Will your marriage desire a sundown clause? How lengthy will you want to paintings? Will you end one profession at sixty-five merely to return to college to profit a brand new one? after which, will you be fortunately operating for one more sixty years? perhaps you’ll be a mother or father to a child and a grandparent while. Will the realm turn into overpopulated? and the way will dwelling longer have an effect on your funds, your loved ones existence, and your perspectives on faith and the afterlife? In a hundred Plus, futurist Sonia Arrison takes us on an eye-opening trip to the longer term at our doorsteps, the place technology and know-how are commencing to transform lifestyles as we all know it. She introduces us to the folk reworking our lives: the bright scientists and genius inventors and the billionaires who fund their paintings. The remarkable advances to increase our lives—and stable health—are virtually right here. within the very close to destiny clean organs for transplants can be grown in laboratories, cloned stem cells will deliver formerly unstoppable ailments to their knees, and residing prior a hundred often is the rule, now not the exception. Sonia Arrison brings over a decade of expertise learning and writing approximately state of the art advances in technological know-how and know-how to a hundred Plus, portray a vibrant photo of a destiny that only in the near past gave the impression of technological know-how fiction, yet now could be very genuine. a hundred Plus is the 1st ebook to provide readers a entire figuring out of the way life-extending discoveries will switch our social and monetary worlds. This illuminating and quintessential textual content might help us navigate the exciting trip of existence past a hundred years.
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100 Plus: How the Coming Age of Longevity Will Change Everything, From Careers and Relationships to Family by Sonia Arrison