2020 – 2045: 25 Critical Years for Human life on Earth

2020-2045 The Book informs about the use of cookies on its website: https://www.2020-2045-thebook.com/

In compliance with the provisions of article 22.2 of Law 34/2002, of July 11, on Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce, this website informs you, in this section, about the collection policy and cookie processing.

What Are Cookies?

Cookies are small data stored in text files that are stored on your computer or other device when websites are loaded into a browser. Cookies allow a web page, among other things, to store and retrieve information about the browsing habits of a user or their equipment and, depending on the information they contain and the way they use their equipment, they can be used to recognize to user. That is, they are used to «remember» your visits and your preferences, either for a single visit (through a «session cookie») or for multiple repeated visits (using a «persistent cookie»). They ensure a consistent and efficient experience for visitors, and perform essential functions, such as allowing users to register and stay connected. Cookies can be set by the site you are visiting (known as «origin cookies»), or by third parties, such as those that provide content services or provide advertising or analysis services on the website («third-party cookies») .

Both websites and HTML emails may also contain other tracking technologies, such as «web beacons» or «pixels». These are typically small transparent images that provide us with statistics, for purposes similar to cookies. They are often used in conjunction with cookies, although they are not stored on your computer in the same way. As a result, if you disable cookies, web beacons can still be loaded, but their functionality will be restricted.

What of cookies does this website use?

This website uses the following types of cookies:

  • Session cookies: these are the variables selected to collect and classify data while the user accesses a web page. They are usually used to receive information that is only of interest for the provision of the service requested by the user on a single occasion (for example, a list of purchased products).
  • Persistent cookies: These are the data that is still stored in the terminal and can be accessed and processed during a period defined by the person responsible for the cookie, and which can range from a few minutes to several years.
  • Technical cookies: They are possible that allow the user to navigate through a web page, platform or application and the use of the different options or services that exist in it, for example, identifying the session, accessing parts of restricted access, remembering the elements that make up an order, carry out the purchase process of an order, make the request for registration or participation in an event, use security elements during navigation, content for the broadcast of videos or sound or share content through networks social.
  • Analysis cookies: They are those that can be treated by us or by third parties, allow us to quantify the number of users and thus carry out statistical measurement and analysis of the use made by users of the service offered. For this, your browsing on our website is analyzed in order to improve the offer of products or services that we offer you. The information collected through this type of cookies is used in the measurement of the activity of the websites, the application or platform and the elaboration of navigation profiles of the users of said sites, applications and platforms, in order to introduce improvements based on the analysis of usage data made by users of the service.
  • Personalization cookies: They are allowed that allow the user to access the service with some predefined general characteristics based on a series of criteria in the user’s terminal, such as the language or type of browser through which it connects to the service
  • Advertising cookies: They are those that, well treated by this website or by third parties, allowing the offer of the advertising spaces on the website to be managed as efficiently as possible, appropriate to the content of the advertisement, the content of the requested service or the use that made from our website. For this we can analyze your browsing habits on the Internet and we can show you advertising related to your browsing profile.
  • Behavioral advertising cookies: They are suitable that allow the management, in the most efficient way possible, of the advertising spaces that, where appropriate, the editor has included on a web page, application or platform from which the requested service is provided. These types of cookies store information on the behavior of visitors, obtained through continuous observation of their browsing habits, which allows developing a specific profile to display public notices based on it.
  • External social network cookies: they are used so that visitors can interact with the content of different social platforms (facebook, youtube, twitter, LinkedIn, etc.) and that specific devices are generated for social network users. The conditions of use of these cookies and the information collected is regulated by the privacy policy of the corresponding social platform.
Third Party Cookies
  • In some special cases we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.
  • This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
  • For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page
  • Third party analytics are used to track and measure usage of this site so that we can continue to produce engaging content. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site or pages you visit which helps us to understand how we can improve the site for you.
  • We also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with your social network in various ways. We will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.

Disabling Cookies

You can allow, block or delete the cookies installed on your computer by configuring the options of the browser installed on your computer.

In most web browsers the possibility is offered to allow, block or eliminate the cookies installed on your computer.

Below you can access the configuration of the most frequent web browsers to accept, install or disable cookies:

Set cookies in Google Chrome

Set cookies in Microsoft Internet Explorer

Set cookies in Mozilla Firefox

Set cookies in Safari (Apple)


You can delete and block all cookies on this site, but part of the site will not work or the quality of the website may be affected.

If you are still looking for more information then you can contact us through one of our preferred contact methods: