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Redefining our Relationship with the Future – Part 2

Originally posted on Embassy of the Future:
Currently we are treating the future like colonizers of the 19th and early 20th century where treating their overseas colonies. On one hand, we are extracting resources from that “colonized future”, but on the other hand we are projecting some high tech dreams into it, pretending that economic…

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Saving the World with a Time Machine

Originally posted on The Asifoscope:
I am proud to welcome today my friend from outer space, Tsish the extraterestrial, as a guest blogger. Here is what he wants to tell us today (note that Tsish is using a translator that sometimes produces sub-optimal results): Thank you, Nannus, for the opportunity. I am just returning from a trip…

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Recommended book: The Cyberiad

One of my favorite authors is Stanislaw Lem. One of my favorite books of him (and one of my favorite books in general) is “The Cyberiad”. Look here for a sample from that book (“How the world was saved”) explaining the real reason why the night sky is so empty: http://english.lem.pl/index.php/works/novels/the-cyberiad I am not sure this is … Continue reading

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Saving the World with a Time Machine

I am proud to welcome today my friend from outer space, Tsish the extraterestrial, as a guest blogger. Here is what he wants to tell us today (note that Tsish is using a translator that sometimes produces sub-optimal results): Thank you, Nannus, for the opportunity. I am just returning from a trip to another planet (let’s call … Continue reading