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>From: Vincent Campbell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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>Subject: RE: Bracing for Yucca Mountain's Nuclear Forever
>Date: Mon, 27 May 2002 14:52:53 +0100
>Sounds a lot like every other Star Trek episode.
>One Voyager episode springs to mind where the memory of a war atroicity is
>transmitted to passing ships and people on board have the atrocity
>in their brains as though they committed it- so no-one ever forgets the
>horror of it.
>Putting up massive earthworks and the like, as on Star Trek, may just make
>future generations more curious to see what's been hidden.
>How about a motion sensitive guided missle system, a la magrathea?
>Certainly, it's an interesting dilemma, but at the end of the day we can't
>stop future generations, any more than the ancient egyptians could by
>putting curses on their tombs.
Keeping with the theme of Ray's post about the archaeological find of chimp
tool usage, there's the possibilities from the *original* _Planet of the
Apes_ movies, specifically _Beneath the Planet of the Apes_. With Yucca
Mountain we may eventually see our own version of the Forbidden Zone. Now if
only there might eventually arrive mutants on the scene who worship the
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