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  • “The future remains uncertain and so it should,
    for it is the canvas upon which we paint our
    desires. Thus always the human condition
    faces a beautifully empty canvas. We possess
    only this moment in which to dedicate ourselves
    continuously to the sacred presence which we
    share and create.”

    ― Frank Herbert, Children of Dune

    Transmission #107

    Safe arrival Arrakis Space Station Base. Preparing research expedition into
    Black Hole recently discovered near here. Crossed Event Horizon without
    problems. Currently doing subterranean tests for reliable water sources.
    Hoping to decipher codes on Monoliths. Suspect ancient secrets will
    provide guidance for current Earth survival. Also plan to study desert
    version of Crop Circles. .


    (Photograph by Alex on Arrakis, in the 3-D virtual world of Second Life)
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