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Science  10 Dec 1999:
Vol. 286, Issue 5447, pp. 2104-2106
DOI: 10.1126/science.286.5447.2104

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Earlier this year Science asked readers to imagine what life would be like in the year 2050. As one of a four-part series in December, we present the second installment of these fictional essays.

  • The authors, a husband-and-wife team, collaborated on this project from the glorious mountains of Northern New Mexico. J. Trewhella arrived in the USA 20 years ago from Australia, and is a biophysicist. D. M. Parkin is from Utah, where he began his journey in condensed matter physics and went on to specialize in radiation effects.