Issue 26 – Future shock

Apr-May 2009

Are we on the verge of the biggest technological revolution ever? In this issue of Cosmos Magazine, a 30-page special report explores the radical concept of ‘the technological singularity’: how superintelligent computers could trigger massive changes in society and a global economy that doubles every few weeks. Plus, find out how exercise can slow ageing in your brain; where humans really came from; why antidepressants don’t work; and meet the Indiana Jones of conservation biology.