Robert’s earlier writings on foresight - his Ariadne blog - can be found at NZ Sciblogs. Below are some posts that may pique your interest.
Futurists, a field guide
20 Dec., 2017
While you are out and about over summer keep and eye and ear out for futurists. They are not so common in the antipodes, but more are starting to appear on our shores. There are several species (and subspecies), so I’ve created a little guide to help you identify the most likely ones that you’ll come across in the wild. Some are more worthy of attention than others.
19 June, 2018
The Jetpack has been a futuristic symbol of techno-utopia, and freedom, for a century.
The silent “y” in futures
23 Sep., 2016
Many discussions about the future are about “what?” and “how?”
The outcomes are usually lists or descriptions. These are fundamentally second order futures questions.