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When I was in Year 10, our major school trip was to Hill End - a dusty, ex-gold mining camping spot with a lot of flies and little else. That was it.

Guess where the 18 kids from Kent Street High School in Perth get to go this week? They are going to fly over the South Magnetic Pole. Nope, I'm not bitter. Not bitter at all.

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.

When I was in Year 10, our major school trip was to Hill End - a dusty, ex-gold mining camping spot with a lot of flies and little else. That was it.

Guess where the 18 kids from Kent Street High School in Perth get to go this week? They are going to fly over the South Magnetic Pole. Nope, I'm not bitter. Not bitter at all.