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FROM OUR LATEST ISSUE, August 2015

• Dispatches from the Future — Ten of the brightest minds in science fiction imagine how we will live on Earth—and beyond—in the decades and centuries to come.

• Wish You Were Here — You won’t need a rocket to experience space. Instead, a balloon will bring you up for a slower trip—complete with cocktails.

• Bugged — We’re taught to fear the germs that inhabit our homes and buildings. But our health might depend on those microbial neighbors.

• The Dry Spell — The effects of California’s worst drought in history are obvious. What scientists can’t explain is why it’s happening.

• Now — A high-speed electric bike, the camera to make virtual reality feel real, a surfboard made by a rocket scientist, and more!

• Next — Vint Cerf on the future of the Internet, why your next pet should be a robot, what’s really on your dinner plate, and more!

• Manual — Putting out flames with sound, how to make your own candy-grabbing machine, the rise of the MegaBot, and more!



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