List of predictions
There have been various notable predictions made throughout history, including those by scientists based on the scientific method, predictions of social and technological change of futurologists, econ...
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Time capsule letter hidden in Sydney home predicts future
A time capsule letter hidden in the wall cavity of a Sydney home over two decades ago predicted Islam would become 'the next ideological problem' and China would grow into a world superpower.
An algorithm can predict human behavior better than humans
You might presume, or at least hope, that humans are better at understanding fellow humans than machines are. But a new MIT study suggests an algorithm can predict someone's behavior faster and more r...
What U.S. Intelligence Predicted the World Would Look Like in 2015
Nine months before the September 11 attacks—and just days after the Supreme Court halted the Florida recount, handing the presidency to George W. Bush—U.S. intelligence officials published an 85-page ...
Siener van Rensburg: Visions of the Future
What do a Boer’s words from South Africa in 1926 have to say about today’s world? - Nicolaas Pieter Johannes “Siener” van Rensburg (August 30, 1862 - March 11, 1926) was a Boer from the South African ...
25 Factions That Turned Out To Be Wildly Wrong
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There Will Be Another Mass Shooting. This Is What the Data Tells Us About It - Philip Bump - The Atlantic Wire
The next mass shooting will take place on February 12, 2014, in Spokane, Washington, committed by an emotionally disturbed, 38 year-old white man who will kill seven people at a place he used to work.
Cornucopian
A cornucopian is a futurist who believes that continued progress and provision of material items for mankind can be met by similarly continued advances in technology. Fundamentally they believe that t...
Prediction
A prediction (Latin præ-, "before," and dicere, "to say") or forecast is a statement about the way things will happen in the future, often but not always based on experience or knowledge. While there ...
Criminal Reduction Utilising Statistical History
Criminal Reduction Utilizing Statistical History is an IBM predictive analytics system that attempts to predict the location of future crimes. It was developed as part of the Blue CRUSH program in con...
Weather forecasting
Weather forecasting is the application of science and technology to predict the state of the atmosphere for a given location. Human beings have attempted to predict the weather informally for millenni...
Liu Ji (14th century)
Liu Ji (July 1, 1311 — 16 May 1375), courtesy name Bowen and posthumous name Wencheng, was a Chinese military strategist, officer, statesman and poet of the late Yuan and early Ming dynasties. He was ...
An Essay on the Principle of Population
The book An Essay on the Principle of Population was first published in 1798 under the alias Joseph Johnson., but the author was soon identified as Thomas Robert Malthus. While it was not the first b...
Fāl-gūsh
Fāl-gūsh or fāl-gōsh (Persian: فالگوش‎) is the act of standing in a dark corner spot or behind a fence and listening to the conversations of passersby and trying to interpret their statements or...
Querent
Querent as "one who seeks" is derived, according to the Oxford English Dictionary, from the Latin quærēns "seeker," the present participle of quærere "to seek, gain, ask."It is clear that Querent beca...
Alarmism
Alarmism is excessive or exaggerated alarm about a real or imagined threat e.g. the increases in deaths from infectious disease.
The alarmist person is subject to the cognitive distortion of catas...
Divination
Divination (from Latin divinare "to foresee, to be inspired by a god", related to divinus, divine) is the attempt to gain insight into a question or situation by way of an occultic, standardized proce...
Statistical forecasting
Forecasting is the process of making statements about events whose actual outcomes (typically) have not yet been observed. A commonplace example might be estimation of some variable of interest at som...
Anthony Carr (psychic)
Anthony Carr (born 6 December 1943) is a Canadian psychic. He is referred to as the "World's Most Documented Psychic".He became most notable for allegedly predicting the September 11 attacks when, in ...
Futures techniques
Futures techniques used in the multi-disciplinary field of futures studies by futurists in Americas and Australasia, and futurology by futurologists in EU, include a diverse range of forecasting metho...