2050s

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Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries: 20th century21st century22nd century
Decades: 2020s 2030s 2040s2050s2060s 2070s 2080s
Years: 2050 2051 2052 2053 2054 2055 2056 2057 2058 2059

The 2050s is a decade of the Gregorian calendar that will begin on January 1, 2050 and will end on December 31, 2059.

Notable predictions and known events[edit]

Fictional events[edit]

Television[edit]

The TV show 2057 on the Discovery Science Channel predicts advances in technology we will have by 2057.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "World population to reach 9.1 billion in 2050, UN projects". UN News Center. 24 February 2005. 
  2. ^ Todd, Emmanuel (2003). After the Empire: The Breakdown of the American Order. New York: Columbia University Press. ISBN 0-231-13102-X. 
  3. ^ "Britain 'biggest in EU by 2050'". BBC News. 12 March 2009. 
  4. ^ Wilson, Dominic; Stupnytska, Anna (March 28, 2007). "The N-11: More Than an Acronym" (PDF). Global Economics Paper 153. 
  5. ^ Rebecca Boyle (2012-02-23). "Japanese Construction Company Plans Space Elevator By 2050". Australian Popular Science. Retrieved 2012-02-29. 
  6. ^ "Hypersonic Zehst jet will fly in 2050 on seaweed biofuel". Wired UK. 
  7. ^ "Our future energy" (PDF). The Danish government. The Danish Ministry of Climate and Energy. November 2011. Retrieved 2012-04-26.