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When an issue, problem, or annoyance isn't life or death, we tend to brush it off as a "First World" problem. This suggests the problem isn't worth solving, and, as School of Life explains in this video, that's counterproductive.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

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When an issue, problem, or annoyance isn't life or death, we tend to brush it off as a "First World" problem. This suggests the problem isn't worth solving, and, as School of Life explains in this video, that's counterproductive.