A Chronology of the Future
People work a 4-day, 32-hour week.
The U.S. legalizes marijuana.
The first human being is cloned.
Weather forecasting achieves accuracy for 30-day periods.
Daily body checkups by computer provide ample warning of any impending illness
The first human is brought back to life after being frozen and thawed.
After a stock market crash and major depression, the U.S. ceases to be a great power. The Soviet Union dominates most of the world.
First tourist service to outer space.
Cocaine is legalized in the U.S.
A shortage of oil starts a large-scale migration of people from cold to warmer parts of the world.
50,000people are living and working in space.
The first children are born off the Earth.