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The Web3 Decentralization Debate Is Focused on the Wrong Question

The Web3 Decentralization Debate Is Focused on the Wrong Question

Web3 advocates promise decentralization on an unprecedented scale. Excessive centralization can stymie coordination and erode freedom, democracy, and economic dynamism—decentralization is supposed to be the remedy. But the term on its own is too vague to be a coherent end goal. Getting the job done takes the right kind of decentralization, and we worry that …

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With the Clock Running Out, Humans Need to Rethink Time Itself

With the Clock Running Out, Humans Need to Rethink Time Itself

Another day, another deadline: To limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius, greenhouse gas emissions must peak “at the latest before 2025,” according to the most recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report. This is how we live now—not in the Biblical end times, but in a permanent “time of the end,” in the words …

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