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Understanding new tech through the ancient technology of storytelling

An illustration from a story.
Illustration by Cody Fitzgerald
An illustration from a story.

Rumors of flying cars may have been greatly exaggerated, but the future is changing faster than our brains can keep up. Berit Anderson, CEO of, is trying to change that with a very ancient technology: stories.

Scout uses science fiction as a way to prepare businesses and governments for the future. She joined Bill Radke, along with Scout advisors Brenda Cooper and Ramez Naam.

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