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From mobile phones to artificial wombs: what a breathtakingly visionary set of predictions from a century ago can teach us about our attempts to forecast the future today. #longreads
"Trump’s bid for Greenland isn’t without historical precedent. Denmark did sell some of its territory to the US in 1917, when the Danish West Indies became the US Virgin Islands."
Your next flight could be the single biggest contribution to global warming you make all year. Experts imagine how we might travel in future, without the 'flygskam'. #longreads
How Korean popstars #BTS became a social force by fighting for social rights
Self-determination is legal under international law – it's hypocritical to argue otherwise for Catalonia
#BluePlanet2 academic consultants have a message – it's one that humanity cannot afford to ignore: Retweet this THREAD to sensitise more people about human impact on our marine life.
How scientists know climate change is happening #ParisAgreement (Please retweet.)
Fossil hunter Mary Anning didn't get the recognition she deserved during her lifetime. Now her home town wants to raise a statue in her honour.