November 16th, 2011
11:37 PM ET

Christopher Brosius: New York in the 80's

Meet Christopher Brosius.  This Next Lister is a former NYC cab driver turned award-winning perfumer and founder of CB I hate Perfume. He’s also a rebel. Unlike most perfumers, Brosius is self taught.

Here he dishes on the Pyramid Club, hipster fashion, and what he considers the loss of individuality.

Tune in to see more Christopher Brosius, easily one of the most unique perfumers in the world, and learn why he's earned a spot on The Next List.

Sunday 2pm ET on CNN, November 20th

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A look at 'the future of science: 2021'
November 16th, 2011
09:55 AM ET

A look at 'the future of science: 2021'

By John D. Sutter, CNN

A group called the Institute for the Future - what a name, right? - is smart enough to know that it can't actually predict what will happen in 2021. But the group can use our existing knowledge of science to pose interesting "what-if?" questions about where advances in science and technology will take us in the next 10 years, which really is an eternity when it comes to these topics.

That's the real point behind the group's new super-visual report, called "The Future of Science: 2021," (PDF) which you can see above and view in more detail on the IFTF website (you have to really zoom in to read all of it). This may sound like it's coming out of a cheesy "Star Trek" episode, but by questioning what the future can be, we can help shape what it will be, the group says. FULL POST

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