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Cassie Langstraat
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This lady, Kate Paterson is doing this pretty cool project where she planted a ton of trees in a forest and is having 100 authors, one each year, commit to releasing a book in a century when these trees will be ready to be printed on. The first author to commit to this is Margaret Atwood. I love her.

Here is the article Future Library Article

Edit: Just found this video too! From the beginning of the project.

 
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Cassie L. this definitely should go to our F B ,Every time it gets shared there is our name ! great Find ! Big AL
 
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wow the story is great, yes post the video to the FB page I'll turn it to everyone I know, so they see who keeps the scene rolling when you do post it to FB give us the link here so we can go straight away to repost it thanks
great harvest!

EDIT nor really i read the article you linked and Kate is really a great artist the phone you can call to hear the glacier melting?
Margaret Atwood said the write words: This project, at least, believes that the human race will still be around in a hundred years!
hey but does permies have a FB page?
 
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Here's the Paul's fan page post about the Future Library.

EDIT: and here is the main Paul Wheaton FB fan page.



 
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