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Imagine a society in which living tree structures were used instead of dead lumber; Jack Vance has done it, and so have MIT grads. (Read
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(Pheonix 9/20/2005 3:31:08 PM)
|"it looks sooo fake and it might work for the very rich"
(bob diaz 9/20/2005 9:13:31 PM)
|"Oops! I didn't water my tree. Now I'm homeless."
(Anonymous Coward 9/21/2005 1:20:45 PM)
|"Not for the rich, clearly anybody could own a few trees."
(Rich Guy (very) 9/22/2005 10:47:43 AM)
|"Robert Sawyer's "Hominids" has a society housed in the trunks of living trees -- extremely large trees, "coaxed" into shape over many years. The heartwood is removed, and space within used as living space. The tree continues to grow."
(umuhk 5/4/2006 3:02:49 PM)
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