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    WIRED | Nicholas Thompson | 11/2/20 | 18 min
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    • thorgalle
      Top reader this week
      3 days ago

      Fascinating! Definitely deserves an update too, I’ll set a reminder for February 2021. That’s another magical thing technology can do.

    • Pegeen
      ScoutScribe
      1 week ago

      I could not stop reading this - enthralled! Such a sad mystery. The process of tracking down information and clues is fascinating - impressive. I would love to know more about Mostly Harmless.

    • DellwoodBarker2 weeks ago

      Great Read!

      1. Update (11/7/2020):

        If u are an Artistic Foreign Film Lover this article brings to mind an Incredible Magical Realism (largely set meditatively in Nature) film from Portugal called The Ornothologist. Cinematically Rich. I adore it. Viewed it multiple times. Highly Recommended.

      2. Update (11/8/2020):

        Correction: The Ornithologist

      • Karenz
        Scribe
        1 week ago

        There better be an update!

    • SEnkey
      Top reader this weekScoutScribe
      1 week ago

      Into the Wild is a great read.

    • jeff
      Top reader this weekReading streakScoutScribe
      2 weeks ago

      What a creepy end to his journey! The insight into how partial familial DNA tracing works was also super interesting. Hopefully they can track down the guy's immediate family and we can get an update to this story.