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Strategic Foresight and Innovation (MDes)

Alexis Tennent


Digital photograph
In this world, extreme heat waves have become the norm in the previously mild climate of the West Coast of British Columbia. They typically begin in April and persist until mid October, with temperatures reaching above 45 degrees Celsius. Metal objects become dangerous to touch in the heat. While many have upgraded their vehicles to ones with “cool touch” technology, I can’t afford the upgrades so I use oven mitts to protect myself.

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Alexis Tennent

Social Innovation/Photography

“A recent survey revealed that most people do not think about the far future. Most respondents rarely or never thought 30 years into the future, and about 27% rarely or never think even five years...” [More]