BF 60+ (2152 AD)

  • Crisis grips the globe in the form of drastic climate changes, energy shortages, and geopolitical instability.
  • Initial space expansion creates stations at the Lagrange Points, Luna, and Mars, with robotic exploration of the entire system.
  • Construction begins on a space elevator.
  • Medical advances improve health and organ repair. The rich pursue genefixing and transgenic pets.
  • Computer intelligence capabilities equal and exceed that of the human brain. True AI not yet developed.
  • Robotics become widespread and start to replace/invalidate many jobs.
  • Modern nations expand their highspeed wireless networks.