The Next Digital Economy
The Next Digital Economy promises to revolutionize value chains, and introduce a different model for the production and consumption of goods and services.
The Future of Work: Five Game Changers
Five key game changers that could disrupt work and employment for Canadians.
Policy Horizons Canada uses foresight to help the federal government build stronger policies and programs in the face of an uncertain future.
The changes brought by digital technologies and networks continue to disrupt our economies and transform aspects of our lives. What if we are on the cusp of yet another significant evolution, one where digital technologies and biological systems merge and combine?
We intuitively appreciate that the environment in which we live affects our health and well-being. However, did you know that the environments and experiences that we encounter early in life, even before we are born, can have long lasting effects that influence our physical and mental health years later, even if our life’s conditions and circumstances have long since changed?
Several years ago, Swedish scientists selectively bred guppies to increase their brain size. In short order, they produced a new lineage with brains 9% larger than typical guppies.