2034 AD

This paper is creative paper forecasts of world crises and technological advances from the 1990s tp 2034 AD.

The world of today, in the third decade of the 21st Century, has survived and there is growing hope that it will continue to do so. This statement is not made lightly. No major city has disintegrated under the blast waves of a nuclear attack. Population centers have not been incinerated by the incandescent mass of a nuclear fireball. The citizenry have not been seared by the flesh burns of thermal radiation. There has been no lingering death from the neutrons and gamma rays of prompt radiation or death from drifting clouds of residual fallout. The launch buttons had not been pushed in Moscow or in Washington D.C. But it was close, very close.

Historians of the 21st Century seem to believe that the turning point was the decade of the 1990’s. Prior to that time, …