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  • Pamela McLean
    Brilliant stuff - via Vinay via Global Villages. For anyone interested in possible futures - depending on how 20th century structures give way and 21st
    Message 1 of 1 , Apr 19, 2009
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      Brilliant stuff -  via Vinay via Global Villages. For anyone interested in possible futures - depending on how 20th century structures give way and 21st century structures emerge.
      Pam

      ---------- Forwarded message ----------
      From: Vinay Gupta <hexayurt@...>
      Date: 2009/4/18
      Subject: [globalvillages] Bruce Sterling short SF story on Urban Global Villages
      To: globalvillages@yahoogroups.com

      "In the 2040s, everybody from the Abidjan slums to the Afghan highlands was on the Internet. The planet was saturated, networked from the bottom-up like the mycelial threads of white wood-rot. So we could access anything, and yet we could solve nothing."

      http://www.sunarchitecture.nl/upload/49d601a8ba4b25.51434338.pdf

      Just fabulous.

      Vinay

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