In today’s episode of Future Rising, we consider how intention affects not only how we think about the future, but our attitudes toward changing it.
In this episode I refer to the Terminator movies, and John Connor’s famous line “The future is not set. There is no fate but what we make for ourselves.”
It is, admittedly, a bit of a trivial link, but it does illuminate the difference between being passive versus active participants in crafting the future. It’s also a subtle nod to my previous book Films from the Future, which explores socially responsible science and innovation through sci-fi movies, but which sadly does not include The Terminator!
More at https://filmsfromthefuture.com/
For more on the book Future Rising: A Journey from the Past to the Edge of Tomorrow, check out http://futurerisingbook.com
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Professor Andrew Maynard