Opening the Aperture

To do good foresight work, especially in today’s turbulent context, one of the things we need is more information about the wider world.

10 Things #4: Automation and Autonomization

Number four on our list of ten things that your upcoming scenarios or forecasts need to account for is machines doing things without us. ...

Shifting Your Model

Thinking critically about the future is not simply identifying events that are possible. It is also about shifting between the best models.

10 Things #3: Synthetic Biology

Synthetic biology is an amazing (or terrifying, depending upon your point of view) new field that you need to understand.

Not Challenging Enough

There are a number of very serious, long-run transitions underway that are reshaping our world in fundamental ways. Climate change is...

On Radical Uncertainty

Another engaging podcast from EconTalk, and this time about a book of great relevance to thinking about the future, Radical Uncertainty....