Future Culture

Futurist Writer Lei Kalina writes her tongue-in-cheek musings and ramblings on the growing worldwide phenomenon of the growth of the Future Culture in the 21st Century

Future Culture In The 21st Century

Future Culture In the 21st Century

Futures Studies, Foresight, or Futurology , according to Wikipedia, is the science, art and practice of postulating possible, probable, and preferable futures and the worldviews and myths that underlie them. Futures studies (colloquially called "Futures" by many of the field's practitioners) seeks to understand what is likely to continue, what is likely to change, and what is novel. Part of the discipline thus seeks a systematic and pattern-based understanding of past and present, and to determine the likelihood of future events and trends. Futures is an interdisciplinary field, studying yesterday's and today's changes, and aggregating and analyzing both lay and professional strategies, and opinions with respect to tomorrow.

Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Welcome To Year 2065

2065: Planet Earth


From http://www.dailygalaxy.com:

Antarctica, the date is sometime in the late 1970s: a springtime “hole” developed in the ozone layer above Antarctica was discovered by British researchers stationed on the ice of Halley Bay, Antarctica, using ground-based measurements. NASA satellites corroborated the discovery and mapped the extent of the hole. The ozone hole phenomenon opened the eyes of the world to the effects of human activity on the atmosphere.

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