Book :Where Will Man Take Us ?
Author: Atul Jalan
Publisher : Penguin India
The first person who will live to be 150 years old has already been born.
The screen that we peer into will soon be within us.
We could soon be taking happiness pills before breakfast.
The perfect partner might need to be charged before bed.
This is a new world we are walking into. And the man who began this journey won’t be the man who ends this journey. Where Will Man Take Us?explores the changes technology is bringing about in us-as a society and asa species. What will the next generation turn into, what will it be like, how will the new Adam and Eve live and love?
In this book, Atul Jalan tackles nanotechnology, artificial intelligence, quantum computing and genetics, seamlessly weaving the future of technology with the changing dynamics of human love, morality and ethics.
To begin with, the cover is very attractive and unique. I loved its concept and how it is made simple yet so attractive.
About the book? Have you ever read a book, for which every page is a wow for you? This book is that for me. Being a tech-lover this book was like amazinggg me. All the chapters had some or the other information which I was totally unaware of. The facts that can actually blow your mind. If I had to rate this book on the scale of 1 to 10, I would rate this book a 15. The author has described difficult and complex topics so easily and in such simple language, it rises the interest even more. Divided in 5 major parts, this book tries to cover all the aspects of modern technology. I could actually see the efforts and research the author might has done before writing this book.
If you love technology and really want to know where will man take us, you should read this book one. I highly love and recommend this book. It is surely getting added in my favourite book’s list.