All posts by: Future Atlas

Checking In On Peak Oil

Futurism, done well, is not trying to produce point predictions. Still, as I have written, there is a role for thinking about forecast accuracy. In that spirit, I noticed that the time frame has run out on more forecasts for peak oil. In 2012, for ...

Your Car Can’t Self-Drive Yet

Courtesy Nam-ho Park (Flickr)Last year I suggested that someone will be killed by robot car technology relatively soon, indirectly: a driver would attribute autonomous capabilities to a car before they were truly in place. Some Tesla drivers seem ...