In our work we do a lot of timelines.
If all of human history was played out in your lifetime...
Happy 40th Birthday.
You learned to control fire on your first birthday.
You invented farming about six months ago.
Jesus came and went one afternoon in the spring.
The machines of the industrial revolution popped up last week.
You first heard of the internet after breakfast this morning.
And now you're reading this note and wondering about what happens tomorrow, which is nearly 30 years from now.
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