A Future Of Eroding Privacy And Intense Self-Monitoring. YAY!

  https://twitter.com/sabartonwrites/status/1021837452921716739 (This post does not appear on my Patreon page because I can't effectively post tweet links there. But I'll take this opportunity to mention that I could really use your support for reasons I lay out in the About section which is the first thing you see there, and I'm super grateful for... Continue Reading →

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The Sun Will Set On The Open-Air Farm

https://twitter.com/sabartonwrites/status/902668425876709376 Not today. Probably not this century. In the next, I'd be shocked if it didn't start happening. Outdoor farms in their sprawling plant-filled glory will one day be extinct in most "developed" countries and will be a marker of terrible, desperate poverty. There are already experiments in urban and/or indoor farming. Experiments and practical... Continue Reading →

“World War Four Will Be Fought With Sticks And Stones”

https://twitter.com/sabartonwrites/status/966490987995566080 It's going to happen sooner or later. The only question is, will throwing rocks at populated areas like Earth or space habitats or settled moons and asteroids be viewed as an over the top measure and approached with extreme reluctance like nuclear weapons have been following Hiroshima and Nagasaki, or will our future Solar-system-wide... Continue Reading →

2067: First Major Metro Goes Off National Electric Grid

https://twitter.com/sabartonwrites/status/913784207696175104 I've taken up tweeting from the future, example above, in addition to my usual political-writing-SciFi-whatevs antics @Tao23. It keeps me thinking to turn out those tweets on a semi-regular basis. And the tweets can make a great nucleus for future¬†SciFi News Network posts here, AKA my futurist "predictions." Older posts are formatted to look... Continue Reading →

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