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What Happened the Day I Said Goodbye to My Dream Home

Renee Davis | Posted 05.26.2016 | Religion
Renee Davis

Even though life and the things of this world are but vapors, the values, morals, time, and memories I instill in my son and share with those I love will last for generations to come. This means that I'm committed to a life of faithful obedience that is focused on eternal and not external, temporal things.

Pedagogies of Gratitude

Gina Athena Ulysse | Posted 05.25.2016 | College
Gina Athena Ulysse

I am finally sitting in the foundation of my being. An artist-academic-activist, a Black woman who speaks her mind, I have been through hell and back and managed to individuate within an historically white institution.

Two Harvard Professors Reveal One Reason Our Brains Love to Procrastinate

James Clear | Posted 05.25.2016 | Healthy Living
James Clear

We have a tendency to care too much about our present selves and not enough about our future selves. We like to enjoy immediate benefits in the present, especially if the costs of our choices don't become apparent until far in the future.

3 Things to Know to Stop Sabotaging Friendships

20 Beautiful Women | Posted 05.23.2016 | GPS for the Soul
20 Beautiful Women

If there were three things I could tell someone who has the fear of getting hurt in a friendship, I would say this:

There's Always a Next, Never an Only

Debbie Martinez, M.A. | Posted 05.20.2016 | Divorce
Debbie Martinez, M.A.

In life there are changes, so instead of wallowing in them, choose to embrace those changes. With change comes amazing opportunities; opportunities to...

Brazil Opens Pandora's Box

Rafael Heiber | Posted 05.20.2016 | World
Rafael Heiber

The most recent events in Brazilian politics, which seem to come out of a movie script, represent a big step back in the field of democracy.

16 Modern Realities Schools (and Parents) Need to Accept. Now.

Will Richardson | Posted 05.17.2016 | Education
Will Richardson

Parents are sensing the fact that many kids simply aren't being prepared for their lives in the current system.

Broccoli City Fest 2016: 26 Shots That Will Make You Want To Relive All The Vibes

Choyce Miller | Posted 05.12.2016 | Black Voices
Choyce Miller

Credit: @Mark.C As we all await Broccoli City Fest 2017, it's only right that we visually relive some epic moments from this year's eco-friendly musi...

The Earth Needs New Information

Monika Berghoff | Posted 05.11.2016 | World
Monika Berghoff

We must use all the available options which have been given to us to end global suffering. --Dieter Duhm Humankind's dream of a world without war and...

Five Science and Technology Predictions for the Next 10 Years

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 05.03.2016 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

The transhumanist future -- image by Hyolee2 Radical science and technology are changing everything around us. The field of transhumanism is dramat...

Investing in the Long Run

Mala Rambharose | Posted 04.29.2016 | Money
Mala Rambharose

Last year I opened up my first Investing Account. My goal for the year was to play around and learn more about buying and selling shares. The very f...

The Extreme Future of Medicine: From Prevention to Longevity

James Canton | Posted 04.28.2016 | Business
James Canton

Recently I was in NY City giving a presentation at the Tribeca Film Festival's Hatchery Innovation Day sponsored by Bloomberg Charities. The Innovatio...

Leadership Choices for a Positive Future

Randy Pennington | Posted 04.26.2016 | Business
Randy Pennington

Choice - where you place your focus - influences action. The person who taught you to drive an automobile told you to keep both hands on the steering ...

Future Is to Be Invented Not to Be Figured Out

Kasia Jamroz | Posted 04.26.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Kasia Jamroz

I like to think of life as of a voyage without destination yet with many possible directions.

Scientist J. Craig Venter on science, adrenaline, and the meaning of life: Darwin Barks

Steve Chapple | Posted 04.26.2016 | Science
Steve Chapple

La Jolla, Ca. Darwin the poodle bursts into Craig Venter's capacious office on Torrey Pines Road just as he is explaining the meaning of life. I...

Transhumanism and Our Outdated Biology

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 04.21.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

Biohackers and reporters gather to watch Zoltan Istvan undergo a chip implant -- Photo by Roen Horn This essay below is adapted from the philosophi...

The University Class of 2020: An Agile Mindset Imperative

Robert E. Johnson | Posted 05.02.2016 | Education
Robert E. Johnson

Co-authored by Heather E. McGowan, MBA As the class of 2020 enters university next fall, consider a few notable, recent and projected statistics. 6...

Why Role Models are Instrumental for Getting Girls Into the Tech Field

Vidcode | Posted 05.10.2016 | Education

To see yourself somewhere, and in order to make it easier to set a future path, the most useful and motivating tool is a role model; they give inspiration and guidance. This is why role models are instrumental in getting more women into technology fields. It starts from girls.

A Kick-Ass Era to Be Alive

Cecilie Hultmann | Posted 04.20.2016 | Green
Cecilie Hultmann

These are turbulent times. Extreme weather events indiscriminately wreak havoc around the world. Floods and landslides wash away entire communities in minutes. Rising urban air pollution cause millions of deaths every year.

NASA Thinks Potatoes Can Legitimately Grow On Mars

Grub Street | Posted 04.20.2016 | Taste
Grub Street

Astronauts these days get to enjoy delicious space lettuce and a morning espresso, perks that are definitely going to make Elon Musk's Martian colonists super jealous.

4 Tech Trends That Prove We're About to Be Living in the Future

Daniel Scalco | Posted 04.19.2016 | Technology
Daniel Scalco

From smartphones to electric cars, you may already be amazed by the technology that surrounds your daily life. If you're amazed because it feels like you're already living in a sci-fi movie, just wait until you hear these four jaw-dropping tech trends.

Why I Won't Live In Google/Alphabet's TechUtopia

Seyi Fabode | Posted 04.19.2016 | Technology
Seyi Fabode

The news is that Alphabet/Sidewalk Labs is looking to build a city from the ground up. My first reaction when I heard this was 'Sign me up!' And the...

Your Quick Guide To Nanogrids and Minigrids

Seyi Fabode | Posted 04.18.2016 | Business
Seyi Fabode

One of the ongoing issues with the transition to a new utility paradigm, for both consumers and providers, is the required change from a centralized t...

Transhumanism is Being Guided by Reason and the Word "Why"

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 04.15.2016 | Politics
Zoltan Istvan

Image of the future -- By Smart Gadget Technology The human race is on the threshold of so much revolutionary change. It's mostly due to the emerg...

Predictions for the Boardroom

Advertising Week | Posted 04.15.2016 | Business
Advertising Week

By Meabh Quoirin, MD, Future Foundation Here at FF we spend all of our time between the future and the present: using our trends to forecast how and ...