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Our visions of the future tend to be forged in the pages of science fiction. But for the past half-century, a number of prominent thinkers, activists, and scientists have made significant contributions to our understanding of what the future could look like. Here are 10 recent futurists you absolutely need to know about.

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via io9 http://io9.com/the-most-significant-futurists-of-the-past-50-years-506689247

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Every story begins with an idea. What’s amazing about science fiction stories is, they often start with a cool idea. Like a spin on space travel or robots that nobody’s ever thought of before. But how do you turn an idea into a story, with memorable characters and powerful moments? That’s often the hard part.

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via io9 http://io9.com/how-to-turn-a-high-concept-idea-into-an-actual-story-505705564

x-post by Jered Higgins