For some people, the world as it is just isn't good enough. But where do they get their ideas about what might be created instead?...
Five visions over the years
From 'Metropolis' to the miniskirt, we take a look at 5 visions that have challenged our perspective... READ MORE
Lack of vision
Famous misreadings of the future from years gone by...
In search of the future
We don't know what tomorrow will look like, but we're happy to pay professional visionaries to guess on our behalf. Clare Rudebeck explores their world... READ MORE
The 50 greatest
Shakespeare, Chuck Berry, Joan of Arc and Archimedes are just some of those featuring among our all-time champions of forward thinking... READ MORE
Building a better world
Few professions have such a tradition of gloriously ambitious vision as architecture. Marcus Field celebrates its wilder fancies... READ MORE
The remains of tomorrow
What will the future look like? In Colorado, they plan to collect its artefacts. Rose George talks to the creator of the Museum of Future Inventions... READ MORE
Imagining the new internet
Few visionaries will change our lives so radically as those now plotting a new online revolution... READ MORE
The founding fathers of the internet, and the web visionaries that are taking their work into the future...
At Saab, thinking outside the box is second nature. Rebecca Wright celebrates 70 years of visionary motoring...READ MORE
The X factor
When it comes to inspiring visions, you can't beat a good prize. Cathy Holding celebrates one of the very best...
Watch this space
Will future generations live in space? Many influential visionaries think so...
The way we see it
10 leading thinkers share their visions of the future...