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What Makes Food Cyberpunk? Part 2: Soylent, Everything the Body Needs

When you hear the word Soylent what immediately comes to mind is the 1973 movie Soylent Green. After all, who hasn’t heard the famous line, “Soylent Green is people!” as uttered from...

‘What is the Matrix?’ – Bringing cyberpunk to the fore since 1999

  Thomas Anderson leads a dual existence. By day, he’s a cubicle worker at a respected software company. By night, as Neo, he’s a hacker. And a good one. Neo sells his skills to shady characters ...

Keanu Reeves as Neo, in The Matrix

To Walk A Blade’s Edge: The (Un)real and the Hacker [Part 2]

In the previous article written by Karl, he gave us a great notion of how we can think about reality and existence according to a cyberpunk point of view. However, what do some theorists say about the...