1/ EXCELLENT sci-fi op-ed by brilliant author @tedchiang
-even with genetic engineering (altering NATURE)––NURTURE still really matters.
-CIRCUMSTANCES: Culture (family, neighborhood), Currency (resources) ––are as if not more defining than (genetic) CODE...
2/ Source: Original link to full future op-ed
3/..next in the future op-ed series is of 11yr old girl who invokes Mary from "Secret Garden" but HER secret gardens are the spaces of reality when she takes off her always-on AR glasses that hide condemned buildings + invisible gridded drone landing space
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