Tech Workers Take to the Mountains, Bringing Silicon Valley With Them

 

The diaspora of tech talent is apparent in towns around the Rockies, where wealth and business activity are rising, along with property prices and wage competition.

Source: Tech Workers Take to the Mountains, Bringing Silicon Valley With Them – WSJ

Distributed, localized, precision fermentation production hubs and upcoming technological disruption 

In the next 10 years, key technologies will converge to completely disrupt the five foundational sectors—information, energy, food, transportation, and materials—that underpin our global economy. We need to make sure the disruption benefits everyone.

Source: We are approaching the most consequential technological disruption in

COVID-19 Might Just Be The First Big Pandemic Of This Century due to Deforestation, Environmental Degradation 

 

In an August report in the journal Cell, Fauci and medical historian David Morens, his National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) colleague, foresee an accelerating rate of pandemics in the years ahead driven largely by deforestation, urban crowding, and wet markets for wild game, which will make increasing environmental degradation worldwide in this century, “the key determinant of disease emergence.”

 

“A deadly barrage” of pandemics is coming, a new report warns.

Source: COVID-19 Might Just Be The First Big Pandemic Of This Century