Summary of “We Asked 105 Experts What Gives Them Hope About the Future”

Carole Joffe, professor of obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive sciences at Advancing New Standards in Reproductive Health and professor emerita of sociology at the University of California, Davis.
Irwin Redlener, president emeritus and co-founder of Children’s Health Fund, director of the National Center for Disaster Preparedness at The Earth Institute-Columbia University, and professor at Columbia University Medical Center.
Athena Aktipis, assistant professor of psychology and Lincoln Professor of Ethics at Arizona State University, director of the Cooperation and Conflict Lab, co-director of the Human Generosity Project, and chair of the Zombie Apocalypse Medicine Alliance.
Roberto Cazzolla Gatti, PhD, associate professor at Tomsk State University’s Biological Institute and research associate at Purdue University’s department of forestry and natural resources.
Cynthia Selin, associate professor at the School for the Future of Innovation in Society and the School of Sustainability, Arizona State University.
Amy Webb, quantitative futurist, professor of strategic foresight at New York University Stern School of Business, and founder of the Future Today Institute.
Katherine Freese, George Eugene Uhlenbeck Collegiate Professor of Physics at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and guest professor of physics at Stockholm University, Sweden.
Haley Gomez, astrophysicist and head of public engagement in the school of physics and astronomy at Cardiff University, UK. The faces and voices and bodies that are leading with imagination and hope and a grounded consciousness, often from the periphery.

The orginal article.