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Why I Made This Future

The Man Whose Science Fiction Keeps Turning Into Our Shitty Cyberpunk Reality

A Q+A with the novelist Tim Maughan, whose disturbing future predictions have had an unfortunate habit of coming true

The container ship Hyundai Fortune on fire with dark pillows of smoke.
Hyundai Fortune incurring severe damage from a fire. Photo: Wikimedia Commons




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Brian Merchant

Brian Merchant

Senior editor, OneZero, books, futures, fiction. Author of The One Device: The Secret History of the iPhone, founder of Terraform @ Motherboard @ VICE.

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