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CHAPTER 33 What is to Come


Featuring work by Jon Lewis

FROM JULES VERNE, Gene Roddenberry, to George Lucas we have learned to dream of escaping our earthly boundaries and explore new worlds. Why? We have that other yearning, Fernweh, as mentioned earlier. We are explorers and pioneers as much as we are homebodies. Given the chance, I suspect few of us would refuse a seat on a spacecraft to see, experience, and learn more beyond the confines of our troubled planet. In fact, to maintain the numbers in which we exist, we have little chance of so doing unless we colonize other flying rocks. It is a ...

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