Category Archives: Science & Environment

7 Futurist Trend Predictions for 2014

Another year, some more predictions on the Future Conscience blog. Here are seven trends to look for in 2014.Continue Reading

Kickstarter Roundup for Futurists – May/June 2013

Kickstarter Roundup for Futurists – May/June 2013

Crowdsourced funding is going from strength to strength these days, and when the Pebble ePaper Watch achieved more than 10,000% of its funding goal to raise $10,266,845 the new era had officially arrived.Continue Reading

2050 Pathways: The Numbers of a Green Economy

2050 Pathways: The Numbers of a Green Economy

The 2050 Pathways calculator is an impressive piece of open-source kit, allowing you to prioritise different avenues for both energy consumption and supply in an attempt to meet current emission reduction targets – “showing the benefits, costs and trade-offs of different versions of the future”.Continue Reading

9 Futurist Predictions for 2013

9 Futurist Predictions for 2013

Since the new year must bring some new predictions here are nine areas that I think will see important milestones or changes in public sentiment in 2013.Continue Reading

[Review] Superhuman: Exploring Human Enhancement at the Wellcome Collection

[Review] Superhuman: Exploring Human Enhancement at the Wellcome Collection

The latest exhibition from the Wellcome Collection – Superhuman: Exploring Human Enhancement from 600 BCE to 2050 – is another great offering, but maybe one that could pack a little more punch.Continue Reading

The Best of Future Conscience 2009 – 2012

The Best of Future Conscience 2009 – 2012

To recognise three years of writing the blog I’m highlighting some of my favourite posts, the ones that I would hope everybody who visits would read (and share!) and that highlight the tone and purpose of the blog the best.Continue Reading