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The ability to 'read' a person or situation can seem superhuman, particularly when we see it on our TV screens. But acute powers of observation that the likes of Sherlock Holmes possess aren't out of reach for normal people like us.

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.

The ability to 'read' a person or situation can seem superhuman, particularly when we see it on our TV screens. But acute powers of observation that the likes of Sherlock Holmes possess aren't out of reach for normal people like us.