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solarpunk and solarpunk adjacent
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>solarpunk
what does it mean?
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>>7708054
mostly it means "shiny future building; but also: trees"
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>>7708054
can't you see?
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>>7708038
thanks for this awesome thread op
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>>7708329
your welcome anon hope you got something from it

>>7708054
if cyberpunk is a dystopic future with low life + high tech, solarpunk is a optimist outlook on the future, with susteinable and ecofriendly tech in a post-capitalist world
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will post moar later
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>>7708373
>post-capitalist world
>looks like the Apple design team jerked off over everything
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might post more later if I see interest
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>>7708038

many thanks OP

was always attracted to this kind of imagery and never knew it was called solar-core

big ups <3
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I'm terrified of heights so some of these places would scare the bejesus out of me.

Cool thread though.
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Do you think a cyberpunk-leaning or solarpunk-leaning future is more likely?
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>>7711295
cyberpunk is basically " Shibuya at night"
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>>7711295
we live in cyberpunk already. if neon lights are that important to you fucking trannies go live in the shenzen district under CCP
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>>7711525
Incredibly based
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>>7711525
based post
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>>7708043
still looking for F94
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>>7711295
Id prefer solar desu
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>>7711295
we're already living in cyberpunk/biopunk, just in its starting phase
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>>7708409
phallic
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>>7711295
late to the party, but we are already verging on the dystopian futures we were warned about in entertainment media for decades.

Our resource use per person is growing seemingly exponentially. We are going to reach a point where solar is going to be our only actual source of reliable energy to feed the needs. Unless we as people entirely change the way we handle things, we are going to need to make dyson swarms, or rings to funnel energy directly to earth in a more usable format from the sun.

I personally think that greed and power, will prevail and we will never get to a "post scarcity" utopia like star trek. the reality to me thats more likely is we will just sort of merge solarpunk, and our current cyberpunk, into our own real dystopian deal.

I prefer the highly idealized 1950/1960 future world that solarpunk art seems based on....And its always been my dream since a kid to live in that world we were promised...but I just dont see that happening.
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Thanks for the thread, I believe in the human potential to make a peaceful existence
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Scanned through - I dont think this was posted
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>>7717394
nice!
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>>7708373
>post-capitalist
Grow the fuck up and get a job
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>>7708038
Solarpunk is something like Tomorrowland (2015)
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>>7718231
I mean, a cyberpunk world would probably be a post-scarcity one, with abundant things for everyone there would be no need for economic calculus
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>>7719838
No, cyberpunk is hyper-urban, hyper-orwellian, hyper-capitalist and hyper-scarcity. Cyberpunk settings are dystopias with corruption, computers and internet connectivity. Giant, multinational corporations have for the most part replaced governments as centers of political, economic, and even military power.
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>>7718231
Get in cagie, wagie.
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>>7708054
Cucked atompunk, repackages Syd Mead
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>>7717200
Solar energy sucks and manufacturing solar panels suck. We need to pick nuclear energy back up. Things like Thorium reactors are incredible.
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>>7708038
love this thread
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>>7717246
Same, except i also believe in fascism being the only way to realize it.
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>>7717394
>1920x1062
why
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>>7716766
>1920x1031
are you people serious
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>>7717200
Energy won't be a trouble, because the lack of many other resources (due to overpopulation) will kills us long time before that.
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>>7708527
To me, solarpunk seems less like 'post-capitalist post-scarcity' and more like 'small population, almost every citizen is their own producer, scarcity still exists but there's just not enough people to take up ALL of the resouces'
so, in essence, a society where almost everyone is an ethical millionaire/billionaire
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>>7719950
>hyper-orwellian
Isn't one of the mainstays of Cyberpunk an extreme lack of safety and constant crime out of select havens reserved for the rich? How can that exist in a system with strong surveillance, punishment, and societal control?
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>>7723643
cyberpunk society is based on 80's NYC, also it's just fiction, it does not need to make sense
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>>7721070
why would you stab the floor like that you dumb woman
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>>7708039
the lack of contrast is outstanding
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>>7718613
I looked this up and I'm so glad you posted this. Thanks anon.
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>Apple
>Using colors that aren't white and gray
Apple is so stringently white even /pol/ tells them to fucking calm down.
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>>7717200
just go ahead and say it....
You want to kill billions of people because bill gates told you so
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>>7718231
Keep eating the boot slave
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>>7730352
A gator has entered the chat...
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