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Top Foresight - Other Resources

Ranking Studies and Platforms
World Competitiveness Center and Yearbook
Comprehensive annual national competitiveness rankings by a leading international business school (IMD). Since 1989.
Good Guide
User contributed ratings of safe, healthy, and green products. Very early version of the Valuecosm! 

General
Systems Thinking
Good intro to "the Way" of systems thinking (Gene Bellinger).

W. Ross Ashby Digital Archive
Life work of William Ross Ashby, cyberneticist and systems theorist.

Media Tools
Brown Paper Tickets
Inexpensive event ticketing system for small events.
Presentation Zen
Excellent insights on giving effective presentations.


Research Tools
The most advanced molecular modeling software available for PCs. Uses QM/density functional theory to calculate molecular properties and interactions. Predictive molecular simulation. Now uses the Linda parallelization software to do this simulation with multiple processors/clusters. Where this will take us in another decade or so: real advances in nanomanufacturing.

Science, Evolution, and Development - Other Resources

Wired Science on PBS
WIRED Science, a new weekly series that brings the magazine’s award-winning journalism, groundbreaking design and irreverent attitude to public television. [Max M.]


Technology 
(Engineering, Infotech, Sociotech, Cognotech, Biomedtech) - Other Resources

Multi-touch Interface
A touch screen which can allow for multiple touch points on the screen at once allowing for projects with 2 or more people all manipulating the screen. It even allows for you to send projects to other users on the screen. 

DARPA Grand Challenge
A yearly event in which DARPA awards a large cash prize to whichever teams can complete an obstacle course with an autonomously driven vehicle. In its thirdand most challengingiteration, the Nov 03 2007 Grand Challenge cars must pass the DMV (driving portion) test in an urban area populated by other cars with human drivers. - Pajamas

Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources
 - Other Resources

The Water Theatre: 
Futuretecture that aims to create drinkable water in a cheap and efficient way and increase the water supply for future generations. 
The Millennium Tower(Tokyo):
Futuretechture that solves future overpopulation problems in Tokyo, Japan. 

Economics, Capitalism, Finance, Globalization, and Innovation - Other Resources



Politics, Security, Democracy, Rights, Health Care, and Sustainability - Other Resources



Culture: Society, Ethics, Media, Art, Design, Education, Religion - Other Resources



Organizations: Leadership, MgmtInnov & Entrep, Org. Sustainability & Development - Other Resources



Personal: Family, Relationships, Careers, and Lifestyle - Other Resources



Multidisciplinary - Other Resources

Educational data about undergraduate and graduate programs in the United States. Uses publicly available numbers from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). 


Unclassified - Other Resources
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