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A Mundane Comedy is Dominic Kelleher's new book, which will be published later in 2023. The introduction is available here and further extracts will appear on this site in the coming months. Please get in touch with any questions or thoughts.

The 52:52:52 project, launching both on this site and on Twitter in mid 2023 will help you address 52 issues with 52 responses over 52 weeks.


What may change? - 2021



Please see below a range of 2021 outlooks and forecasts, grouped across the following 21 topics.

  • Business, Climate, Conflict, Demographics, Economics, Energy, Food, Freedom, Health, Innovation, Nature, Politics, Purpose, Risk, Space, Sustainability, Technology, Travel, Trust, Values and Work.

There is also a bonus list of additional 2021 forecasts in appendix.

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What's New? - Energy
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We are using a million years of fossil fuel every single year. That will inevitably run out, if not in our lifetime then in the lifetimes of some of our children?s children or their children?s children; anyway, far too soon to consider it anything but a dire prospect. The growth of fuel wars will grow and water wars will [come] soon - Melvyn Bragg, In Our Time newsletter, 15/06/06

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Future tensions between biofuel and food demand Halcyon Impacts 28 February 2011



Meeting the world's biofuel targets could reportedly divert a tenth of the world

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700m or so extra people may move to cities by mid-century and may double or triple demand for health services, transport, energy, housing, sanitation, food and water.

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Global wind power capacity increased by 31% in 2009, contributing 2% to global electricity consumption.

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