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2013-04-10 23:04:54

The Millennium Project will be presenting the Futures Research Methodology and the Latin America 2030 study at the Joint Workshop on Professional Foresight, at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, DC, on Friday, April 12, 2013, 9:00am - 4:30pm (PRWEB) April 10, 2013 A Joint Workshop on Professional Foresight is being organized by the Center for Strategic and International Studies and the Foresight Education and Research Network. It will be held on...

2012-08-16 23:03:33

What´s happening that will change the world for better or worse? What do we need to know now to build a better future? The Millennium Project and its annual "State of the Future" reports are providing a way for the world to think together about the future. (PRWEB) August 16, 2012 The "2012 State of the Future" report states that, “The world is improving better than most pessimists know, but future dangers are worse than most optimists indicate.” After 16 years of global...

2012-05-11 23:01:06

The Millennium Project Nodes are groups of institutions, individuals, and networks that involve intellectual leaders in their areas in global futures research. They connect local and global perspectives on the future to improve thinking about tomorrow to make better decisions today. (PRWEB) May 11, 2012 Prior to the elections in Serbia, during first week of May, South-East Europe and the Slovenia Millennium Project Node Chair, Blaž Golob, visited Belgrade to meet with the...

2009-08-06 05:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Times improved for most of the global community during the past 20 years, but the worldwide recession and climate change, among other issues, have cast a grim cloud over prospects for the coming decades, according to the 2009 State of the Future - the 13th annual Millennium Project report card on the future. "Everyone, and I mean EVERYONE, should read this incredible document," recommends the international journal, Technological Forecasting...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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