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Dr. Bertalan Meskó, PhD is The Medical Futurist and the Director of The Medical Futurist Institute analyzing how science fiction technologies can become a reality in medicine and healthcare. As a geek physician with a PhD in genomics, he is also an Amazon Top 100 author. He is also a Private Professor at Semmelweis Medical School, Budapest, Hungary.
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Rabbits
A Novel
Terry Miles - 2021-06-08
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Conspiracies abound in this surreal and yet all-too-real technothriller in which a deadly underground alternate reality game might just be altering reality itself, set in the same world as the popular Rabbits podcast. It's an average work day. You've been wrapped up in a task, and you check the clock when you come up for air—4:44 pm. You go to chec...
Berci Meskó
2022-10-06T12:37:56.000Z
2/2 When reading the book, you will essentially feel as if you are playing the actual game. It is a #sciencefiction story that blurs the line between reality and its fictional world. It's one of the best (if not the best) science fiction books I've read this year!      source
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The Memory Librarian
And Other Stories of Dirty Computer
Janelle Monáe - 2022-04-19
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In The Memory Librarian: And Other Stories of Dirty Computer, singer-songwriter, actor, fashion icon, activist, and worldwide superstar Janelle Monáe brings to the written page the Afrofuturistic world of one of her critically acclaimed albums, exploring how different threads of liberation—queerness, race, gender plurality, and love—become tangled ...
Berci Meskó
2022-07-05T11:55:01.000Z
I read science fiction books every night before going to bed to keep my mind fresh and full of ideas about the future. Watch my recommendation of the top 5 #scifi books I read this year! What's your favorite sci-fi read? Let me know!      source
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Lost Worlds & Mythological Kingdoms
John Joseph Adams, Kate Elliott, Tobias S. Buckell, C.C. Finlay, Seanan McGuire, Jeffrey Ford, Carrie Vaugn, Theodora Goss, Charles Yu, E Lily Yu - 2022-03-08
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From Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea to Journey to the Center of the Earth, from the fabled island of Avalon to the lost oasis of Zerzura, from The Land That Time Forgot to the golden city of El Dorado, storytellers have long imagined what exists beyond the edges of the map.The need to seek and discover the unknown is embedded in who we are, ...
Berci Meskó
2022-07-05T11:55:01.000Z
I read science fiction books every night before going to bed to keep my mind fresh and full of ideas about the future. Watch my recommendation of the top 5 #scifi books I read this year! What's your favorite sci-fi read? Let me know!      source
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Sinopticon
A Celebration of Chinese Science Fiction
Xueting Christine Ni, Gu Shi, Han Song, Hao Jingfang, Nian Yu, Wang Jinkang, Zhao Haihong, Tang Fei, Ma Boyong, Anna Wu - 2021-11-09
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A stunning collection of the best in Chinese Science Fiction, from Award-Winning legends to up-and-coming talent, all translated here into English for the first time. This celebration of Chinese Science Fiction — thirteen stories, all translated for the first time into English — represents a unique exploration of the nation’s speculative fiction fr...
Berci Meskó
2022-07-05T11:55:01.000Z
I read science fiction books every night before going to bed to keep my mind fresh and full of ideas about the future. Watch my recommendation of the top 5 #scifi books I read this year! What's your favorite sci-fi read? Let me know!      source
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The Body Scout
A Novel
Lincoln Michel - 2021-09-21
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Kobo has some problems. His cybernetics are a decade out of date, he's got a pair of twin sister loan sharks knocking on his door, and his work scouting for a baseball league run by pharmaceutical companies is about to go belly-up. Things couldn't get much worse.Then his childhood best friend-Monsanto Mets slugger J.J. Zunz-is murdered at home plat...
Berci Meskó
2022-07-05T11:55:01.000Z
I read science fiction books every night before going to bed to keep my mind fresh and full of ideas about the future. Watch my recommendation of the top 5 #scifi books I read this year! What's your favorite sci-fi read? Let me know!      source
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A Psalm for the Wild-Built
Becky Chambers - 2021-07-13
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Centuries before, robots of Panga gained self-awareness, laid down their tools, wandered, en masse into the wilderness, never to be seen again. They faded into myth and urban legend.Now the life of the tea monk who tells this story is upended by the arrival of a robot, there to honor the old promise of checking in. The robot cannot go back until th...
Berci Meskó
2022-07-05T11:55:01.000Z
I read science fiction books every night before going to bed to keep my mind fresh and full of ideas about the future. Watch my recommendation of the top 5 #scifi books I read this year! What's your favorite sci-fi read? Let me know!      source
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Indistractable
How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life
Nir Eyal - 2019-09-10
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You sit down at your desk to work on an important project, but a notification on your phone interrupts your morning. Later, as you're about to get back to work, a colleague taps you on the shoulder to chat. At home, screens get in the way of quality time with your family. Another day goes by, and once again, your most important personal and profess...
Berci Meskó
2022-06-09T13:00:47.000Z
Ingenious book alert! Indistractable by @nireyal helps you understand the surrounding factors that draw your attention away when trying to focus on a task! A must-read, if you’ve ever been distracted! 😀      source
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The Structure of Scientific Revolutions
50th Anniversary Edition
Thomas S. Kuhn - 2012-04-29 (first published in 1962)
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A good book may have the power to change the way we see the world, but a great book actually becomes part of our daily consciousness, pervading our thinking to the point that we take it for granted, and we forget how provocative and challenging its ideas once were—and still are. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions is that kind of book. When it ...
Berci Meskó
2022-06-01T08:00:45.000Z
In his brilliant book, The Structure of Scientific Revolutions, author Thomas S. Kuhn explained how scientific discoveries take place: scientific paradigm shifts always begin with disruption – and it’s never an easy process.      source
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The Usborne Children's Encyclopedia
Felicity Brooks - 2014-01-01 (first published in 2002)
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Jam-packed with information, photographs, charts and maps for additional study and research....
Berci Meskó
2022-04-14T10:02:09.000Z
1/3 I'm so happy I could finally get my hands on this book. This is the book that made me become a scientist. My mother gave it to me when I was 6 and as the book is about the world and science for kids, it got me hooked on immediately.      source
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Chatter
The Voice in Our Head, Why It Matters, and How to Harness It
Ethan Kross - 2021-01-26
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NATIONAL BESTSELLER - An award-winning psychologist reveals the hidden power of our inner voice and shows how to harness it to combat anxiety, improve physical and mental health, and deepen our relationships with others. "A masterpiece."--Angela Duckworth, bestselling author of Grit - Malcolm Gladwell, Susan Cain, Adam Grant, and Daniel H. Pink's N...
Berci Meskó
2021-10-10T17:00:40.000Z
I'm reading an extraordinary book. Its title is: ‘Chatter: The Voice in Our Head, Why It Matters, and How to Harness It’, written by Ethan Kross. The award-winning psychologist in this book reveals the hidden power of our inner voice and shows how to harness it to combat anxiety.      source
How to Change by Katy Milkman
Think Again by Adam Grant
Ready Player Two by Ernest Cline
Greenlights by Matthew McConaughey
How to Future by Scott Smith
Wanderers by Chuck Wendig
Recursion by Blake Crouch
Instantiation by Greg Egan
The Math of Life and Death by Kit Yates
Human Compatible by Stuart Russell
The Kingdom by Jess Rothenberg
Game Changer by Matthew Sadler
Autonomous by Annalee Newitz
Life 3.0 by Max Tegmark
The Guide to the Future of Medicine by Bertalan Meskó
The Half-Life of Facts by Samuel Arbesman
Let Patients Help! by E-Patient Dave Debronkart
Quiet by Susan Cain
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
The Forever War by Joe Haldeman
2001 by Arthur C. Clarke