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Newer Post Older Post Home. What matters are the intellect and the genius of these ideas. Wilkins, as the scientific committee on hibernation bore the casket out. Twenty years ago its subscription list contained but a few hundred thousand names, and then Mr. That’s how hard it is, to predict the future, huh. julees

In the Year 2889 by Jules Verne and Michel Verne

This was published in and talks about the world inmeans it te predicting what will happen years from that time. Of course, we hope that you will support the Project Gutenberg-tm mission of promoting free access to electronic works by freely sharing Project Gutenberg-tm works in compliance with the terms of this agreement for keeping the Project Gutenberg-tm name associated with the work.

By supplying motive power for aerial navigation, they have given to commerce a mighty impetus.

One of julss favorites reviewed at Tor. You are already at the dessert? It was published in France the next year. Thus, we do not necessarily keep eBooks in compliance with any particular paper edition.

In the Year 2889

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And indeed, so confident was their air, they seemed to have no doubt as to the possibility of success in such an undertaking.


Because for a person today a thousand years seems long enough period to say the invention of pretty much anything thinkable and important would have already taken place by then. I shall depend on your being here. Smith does is to connect his phonotelephote Alternative energy Some of these absorb and condense the vene force contained in the sun’s rays; others, the electricity stored in our globe; others again, energy from whatever source: First he enters the hall of the novel-writers, a vast apartment crowned with an enormous transparent cupola.

Verne, along with H. In real life every act is the resultant of a hundred thoughts that come and go, and these you must study, each by itself, if you would create a living character. The Foundation’s EIN or federal tax identification number is Dec 23, Eri rated it liked it.

Project Gutenberg-tm eBooks are often created from several printed editions, all of which are confirmed as Public Domain in the U. To this end, having first made his last will and pointed out the proper method of awakening him; having also directed that his sleep was to continue a hundred years to a day from the date of his apparent death, vedne unhesitatingly put the theory to the proof in his own person.

289 we have here is a fun historical artefact, one which makes us smile as it shows off its Victorian obsessions with advancing technology and colonialism. Excuse me if I leave you now, but I must be going.

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IOW, if someone it is to be hoped writes a short sketch today, describing the daily life of the editor of the future equivalent of a newspaper, they would definitely not say it will happen in a whole Thousand ! Article purportedly by Jules Verne, but probably by his son. Full text of the story is available online. If an individual Project Gutenberg-tm electronic work is derived from the public domain does not contain a notice indicating that it is posted with permission of the copyright holderthe verhe can be copied and distributed to anyone in the United States without paying any fees or charges.


The casket being laid down in the middle of 289 room, the telephote was got in readiness.

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Above all, it is singular that the mode of reproducing these forces directly from one another, and of reproducing one without the others, should have remained undiscovered till less than a hundred years ago” Discussion of a research project: This could have been a much interesting read if it was more elaborated and a full novel instead of a very short story.

But, pray, when are you coming home? What think you of the scheme?

Frankly, I think he would be shocked by the technological achievements made in the years since the book was written. Compliance requirements are not uniform and it takes a considerable effort, much paperwork and many fees to meet and keep up with these requirements.

I enjoyed it very much and highly recommend it.

In the Year by Jules Verne

People we get used to changes quickly, and so even an unremarkable story as Verne’s is in this sense an eye-opener. Do you not think that a bath would refresh me? Perhaps they would assign to this picture a Much sooner date – or, more likely, they would think it pretty naive to talk about an ‘editor’ of anything like a ‘newspaper’ to be still existing in far future in the first place.