Warning Signs- Domestic Terrorism

The trickle of articles and references pointing to a potential rise in Domestic Terrorism led to the announcement this morning by the FBI...

Sensing the Future of Warfare

The Sensing Model is a valuable tool for looking at the future of conflict, particularly in a year of so many successive disruptions.

Anticipating JARVIS

This is just one more scan hit supporting a couple of our previously discussed emerging issues.

Mapping the Future of Tourism

Dr. Richard Kaipo Lum will be presenting tomorrow at the Biodiversity Sri Lanka, Future in Tourism: Future in Nature technical session.

Monsters on the fly, messages that resonate

With all the new technologies flying around today, the number of emerging issues that are popping is pretty large. Looking at some...

The Coming Data War

“Boots on the Ground” may be no longer needed for many traditional military and intelligence activities. Operational effects,...

Pandemic driving change (innovation?)

This is the most recent example of how the COVID-19 pandemic has been accelerating change across a variety of spaces:...

Shredding Our Maps

The mental maps for 2020 that we all began the year with have been completely torn up. We all desperately want a new map of the...

On Radical Uncertainty

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

On How COVID-19 Defeated America

The following recent article in The Atlantic is an interesting - if fairly disheartening - discussion about America's failures (on...

On "futurism" and fascism

A recent post from Wired. As one of the world's relatively few academically credentialed "futurists", I would offer that what the...