If approached with a healthy degree of humility and skepticism, science and technology foresight can become an important tool in trying to envision what the fast-moving trends in the scientific revolution might imply for our species and planet.
The global trends in science, technology, and innovation create a significant opportunity for the United States, but only if we can utilize our capabilities to address the Sustainable Development Goals domestically and internationally.
How sure is sure enough when it comes to science advice? Our editor-in-chief caps the June issue of Science Diplomacy with a thoughtful discussion on the value judgments that are often in play for both scientists and governments.
International collaborations dramatically boost the American science, technology and innovation enterprise and, in turn, they strengthen the world's ability to address our most pressing global challenges.