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You may not know who John Picacio is by name but, if you've been a fan of A Song of Ice and Fire, then you've seen his work illuminating the world created by George R.R. Martin's books. The award-winning illustrator helped define the looks of Jon Snow, Eddard Stark and other iconic ASoIaF characters before casting directors got cracking on HBO's hit Game of Thrones television adaptation.

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.

You may not know who John Picacio is by name but, if you've been a fan of A Song of Ice and Fire, then you've seen his work illuminating the world created by George R.R. Martin's books. The award-winning illustrator helped define the looks of Jon Snow, Eddard Stark and other iconic ASoIaF characters before casting directors got cracking on HBO's hit Game of Thrones television adaptation.