Tag Archives: foresight

Small steps before giant leaps – why we should be planning to build orbital colonies before lunar colonies

NASA caused quite a stir with a recent announcement of their intent to return to the moon and establish a full-time colony there. Continue reading Small steps before giant leaps – why we should be planning to build orbital colonies before lunar colonies

Looking beyond the gadgets

If you read this site regularly, you’ll know that I do tend to be a bit wide-eyed and ZOMG!!! about new technologies and gadgets. I also describe myself as a futurist, which is a word with a highly contentious set of meanings, but can be broadly described as a person who tries to peer ahead into the coming years to see not only where we are heading as a species, but hopefully what obstacles (or power-ups) lie around the next corner, too. Continue reading Looking beyond the gadgets