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Tue December 31, 2013
10,000 Year Clock Challenges Approach To Time
Originally published on Tue December 31, 2013 6:56 am
In this final interview in our series of conversations about the future, Morning Edition co-host Steve Inskeep talks to Danny Hillis, a scientist and engineer and the inventor of a clock designed to last 10,000 years. The clock is meant to encourage people to think about the long-range future; the "long now" as Hillis calls it.