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The Long Now Foundation was established in 01996 to creatively foster long-term thinking and responsibility in the framework of the next 10,000 years. Read More...

Upcoming Seminars About Long-term Thinking

Oct 20     Larry Harvey

SFJAZZ Center
Mon, Oct 20, 02014 @ 7:30pm
live audio stream available.

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  “Why The Man Keeps Burning”

Nov 12 Kevin Kelly “Technium Unbound”   Dec 04 Rick Prelinger “Lost Landscapes of San Francisco, 9”   Jan 13 Jesse Ausubel “Nature is Rebounding: Land- and Ocean-sparing through Concentrating Human Activities ”   Feb 17 David Keith “Patient Geoengineering”      View All Seminars

The 10,000 Year Clock

A monument scale, multi-millennial, all mechanical
clock as an icon to long term thinking.

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Building an Archive of ALL Documented
Human Languages. Browse the interactive disk online and contribute to the archive.

A public arena for enjoyably competitive predictions, of interest to society, with philanthropic money at stake.