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Futurematic with Situation Lab

1. Insert coins or bills. 2. Identify your desired item and enter unique selection code. 3. Artifact from the future will be dispensed below. By following these simple steps you can now purchase a variety of extraordinary products from a

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Futurematic with Situation Lab

1. Insert coins or bills. 2. Identify your desired item and enter unique selection code. 3. Artifact from the future will be dispensed below. By following these simple steps you can now purchase a variety of extraordinary products from a

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Futures Capsules at TEDActive

Time capsules normally represent the current state, but can they be useful for envisioning possible futures? The Extrapolation Factory set up shop at the 2014 TEDActive conference in Whistler, British Columbia.  We deployed our evolving futuring model with attendees to fill four time capsules, each depicting one

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Futures Capsules at TEDActive

Time capsules normally represent the current state, but can they be useful for envisioning possible futures? The Extrapolation Factory set up shop at the 2014 TEDActive conference in Whistler, British Columbia.  We deployed our evolving futuring model with attendees to fill four time capsules, each depicting one

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UNICEF MSA Visioning Workshop

On January 22nd, The Extrapolation Factory conducted an experimental visioning workshop with a group of UNICEF employees who make up the Multilateral Systems Analysis in Governance and Multilateral Affairs group.  Over the course of the workshop, we facilitated a visioning process

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UNICEF MSA Visioning Workshop

On January 22nd, The Extrapolation Factory conducted an experimental visioning workshop with a group of UNICEF employees who make up the Multilateral Systems Analysis in Governance and Multilateral Affairs group.  Over the course of the workshop, we facilitated a visioning process

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Junk Mail Machine

Over the course of a week-long residency at The Storefront for Art and Architecture, The Extrapolation Factory built the Junk Mail Machine – an experimental futuring prototype which prompts visitors to envision new and augmented needs, as well as the businesses/services that

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Junk Mail Machine

Over the course of a week-long residency at The Storefront for Art and Architecture, The Extrapolation Factory built the Junk Mail Machine – an experimental futuring prototype which prompts visitors to envision new and augmented needs, as well as the businesses/services that

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@ Forum for the Future

The Extrapolation Factory gave a talk at the New York office of Forum for the Future on the development of our futuring methods.  While we were there, we also conducted a short interactive work session together – a study of

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@ Forum for the Future

The Extrapolation Factory gave a talk at the New York office of Forum for the Future on the development of our futuring methods.  While we were there, we also conducted a short interactive work session together – a study of

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Core77 Design Award

Our studio was awarded the Core77 Design Award for Speculative Design.  We’re excited to cast some future ingot.

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Core77 Design Award

Our studio was awarded the Core77 Design Award for Speculative Design.  We’re excited to cast some future ingot.

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Autodesk Research Collaboration

Autodesk Research is working with The Extrapolation Factory on a collaborative initiative to examine a series of future scenarios in which synthetic biology and nano-engineering practices are easily accessible to non-experts.  Over the course of several months, our studio is

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Autodesk Research Collaboration

Autodesk Research is working with The Extrapolation Factory on a collaborative initiative to examine a series of future scenarios in which synthetic biology and nano-engineering practices are easily accessible to non-experts.  Over the course of several months, our studio is