Landmark events of 2018 and how they will change the course of history and that of our lives
Call it innovation in a time warp. Or innovation on steroids. Or simply the innovation of rapid innovation. But with technology driving innovation at an increasingly dizzying pace the future seems both exciting and a little daunting. We are building ever-greater tools but we’re also facing unprecedented challenges and only time will tell how we manage to negotiate the two. From supersonic flight to genetically engineered bacteria, here are some milestones to watch out for in 2018.