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As 2016 winds to a close, Facebook called on 62 global influencers to share the books that made the greatest impact on them this year. Richard Branson, Arianna Huffington, and many others shared their favorite reads with the hashtag #ReadtoLead.
In 1945, as American physicists were preparing to test the atomic bomb, it occurred to someone to ask if such a test could set the atmosphere on fire. This was a legitimate concern. Nitrogen, which makes up most of the atmosphere, is not energetically stable.
In 2025, in accordance with Moore’s Law, we’ll see an acceleration in the rate of change as we move closer to a world of true abundance. Here are eight areas where we’ll see extraordinary transformation in the next decade: 1.