2023 is here and there are many developments to look forward to this year. Here are just a few things to keep an eye on in 2023:
- The Winter Olympics: The Winter Olympics are scheduled to take place in Beijing in February 2023. This will be the first time that the Winter Olympics have been held in China, and it is sure to be a spectacular event (1).
- The Solar Eclipse: A total solar eclipse is set to occur on October 14, 2023, and it will be visible from parts of North America, South America, and Europe (2). This rare celestial event is not to be missed!
- The release of new technology: There are several new technologies expected to be released in 2023, including the highly anticipated Apple AR glasses (3). These glasses are expected to offer an augmented reality experience that could revolutionize the way we interact with technology.
- COVID-19 pandemic wind down: While it is difficult to predict exactly when the COVID-19 pandemic will come to an end, many experts are hopeful that the widespread distribution of vaccines will bring the pandemic under control in 2023 (4).
- The return of live events: With the easing of COVID-19 restrictions, it is likely that live events such as concerts, sporting events, and festivals will make a comeback in 2023. This will be a welcome return to normalcy for many people who have been missing out on these types of events.
Overall, 2023 is shaping up to be a year with a wide range of events and developments to expect. Whether you are interested in sports, technology, or just want to see the world return to a sense of normalcy, there is something for everyone to look forward to in 2023.
But what are you personally looking forward to? Tell us in the comments below.
- “Beijing 2022: Winter Olympics Dates, Venues, Events, Tickets, and More.” Sports Illustrated, www.si.com/olympics/beijing-2022.
- “Total Solar Eclipse of 2023 Oct 14.” EclipseWise.com, www.eclipsewise.com/solar/SEprime/TSE2023/TSE2023.html.
- Dredge, Stuart. “Apple’s AR Glasses: Release Date, Price and Features.” The Guardian, Guardian News and Media, 27 Oct. 2020, www.theguardian.com/technology/2020/oct/27/apple-ar-glasses-release-date-price-features.
- “COVID-19 Vaccines: What You Need to Know.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/keythings.html.