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Physical Attraction


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May 11, 2018

So, what happens if we manage to survive all of the catastrophic risks that we've detailed in the previous episodes?

This is a highly-speculative fantasy about what that future might look like. It's highly likely to be wrong. 

It's a portrait of what someone might call a utopia. I don't know if it's my utopia; I certainly don't know if it's yours. China Mieville says that you already live in a utopia: it's just not your utopia.

What could the future mean?
Could history end? 

Tell me what you think: tell me your visions of utopia.



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