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  • When I dream at night I am blessed with visions of a strange world.  While I am sure I am viewing an advanced technology, I am still unsure what time I am observing.  Was it sometime in the distant past or a vision of the future?  I may never know.  Regardless, this is what I see: As I walk down the streets I see vehicles passing me by that seem to glide on invisible tracks.  With nothing underneath them, these tear-shaped vehicles smoothly, quickly move past me without making a sound.  The roads are made of a soft, almost silicon substance.  Many people walk on the streets with their bare feet because the molecular composition allows for rigid strength while […]

    A Strange World

    When I dream at night I am blessed with visions of a strange world.  While I am sure I am viewing an advanced technology, I am still unsure what time I am observing.  Was it sometime in the distant past or a vision of the future?  I may never know.  Regardless, this is what I see: As I walk down the streets I see vehicles passing me by that seem to glide on invisible tracks.  With nothing underneath them, these tear-shaped vehicles smoothly, quickly move past me without making a sound.  The roads are made of a soft, almost silicon substance.  Many people walk on the streets with their bare feet because the molecular composition allows for rigid strength while […]

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  • The future of mankind is similar to countless past generations in the universe.  The similarity between this age of existence and ages past is this:  humankind believes our modern culture will live forever.  Even the mighty Aztec nation, an ancient civilization who grew powerful throughout Mexico within just 200 years who believed their way of life would continue forever, was socially dissolved in 1521 AD shortly after the Spanish explorer Hernando Cortez defeated Montezuma through acts of betrayal.  Even proud civilizations standing atop a tower can be blown senseless by the winds of change.  Needless to say, I am certain countless civilizations could have gained legions of knowledge had they continued in their efforts to preserve the past (note Library […]

    STERNAT AD POSTERUS: The Futurist Manifesto

    The future of mankind is similar to countless past generations in the universe.  The similarity between this age of existence and ages past is this:  humankind believes our modern culture will live forever.  Even the mighty Aztec nation, an ancient civilization who grew powerful throughout Mexico within just 200 years who believed their way of life would continue forever, was socially dissolved in 1521 AD shortly after the Spanish explorer Hernando Cortez defeated Montezuma through acts of betrayal.  Even proud civilizations standing atop a tower can be blown senseless by the winds of change.  Needless to say, I am certain countless civilizations could have gained legions of knowledge had they continued in their efforts to preserve the past (note Library […]

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