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Future Tense: Quantum Precog

Quantum Precog, illustration

Credit: Alicia Kubista / Andrij Borys Associates

She mopped the beads of sweat from her brow. It was 3 A.M. but still 82 degrees in the interrogation room. Freakin' global warming. Her partner, Dan Minkowski, took over the questioning.

"Okay, Doctor Morris, you say the computer told you to kill your friend. Have you ever been diagnosed with schizophrenia?"


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