© 2021 KOSU
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Help us answer phones and take pledges during our upcoming membership drive on Dec 6th & 7th. Sign up here!

Yes, there are reasons to be hopeful about the 2020s

The 2020s haven’t gotten off to a great start, but The Atlantic’s Derek Thompson says there are some reasons to be optimistic about this decade.

He talks to host Scott Tong about advances in artificial intelligence, our understanding of complex diseases and green energy.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

Copyright 2022 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.

Hey! Did you enjoy this story? We can’t do it without you. We are member-supported, so your donation is critical to KOSU's news reporting and music programming. Help support the reporters, DJs and staff of the station you love.

Here's how: