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A woman gazes in wonder at a model of Mars showing canals spotted by Percival Lowell a century ago. The issue of Cosmopolitan included writings from both scientists and fiction write H.G. Wells, author of The War of the Worlds. Public domain photo of illustration by William R. Leigh, published March 1908.


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Every time you scan an item, you’re performing unpaid labor

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On Covid-19 and the Actor-Network Theory.

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“You don’t make the timeline, the virus makes the timeline.”


Smog over Los Angeles. Photo by misterfarmer from Pixabay.


Kara Hanson

I study the interrelationship of technology, media, culture, and philosophy. PhD Humanities, concentration in philosophy of technology. Journalist. SF fan.

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