Josh Wolfe @wolfejosh VC, entrepreneur, fund manager @Lux_Capital; Chair @CiPrep Coney Island Prep; Trustee @SfiScience Santa Fe Inst; CoFounder of Carson, Quinn & Bodhi w/ @ltwolfe Jun. 10, 2019 1 min read

1/ EXCELLENT sci-fi op-ed by brilliant author @tedchiang

Main point:
-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
 https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/27/opinion/ted-chiang-future-genetic-engineering.html 

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
 https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/03/opinion/future-secret-gardens.html 


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