The Cities of the Future

– By Jacob Foxx – The future of humanity is in the cities. Over half of the world population have left the farms and more leave every year. From Fritz Lang’s Metropolis to the Wachowskis and their Neo Seoul of Cloud Atlas, science fiction has produced a diverse and fascinating array of future urban environments. […]

Are We Using up Earth’s Resources?

  By Jacob Foxx Are we using up the Earth? Many are convinced that humanity is on the verge of depleting the planet of its natural resources, leading to our inevitable demise. In Joss Whedon’s Firefly, the voice over says humanity is forced to leave Earth after we “used up” everything there. In the movie […]