The Long Now Foundation was established in 01996 (*) and has the mission to stimulate people to think in a longer terms. They hope to counterpoint to today’s mindset ‘faster/cheaper’ to a more ‘slower/better’ thinking. The Long Now Foundation organizes seminars, conferences, … to promote this vision.
A very cool projects is a clock on a mountain top in eastern Nevada. The clock will tick once a year, bongs once a century and the cuckoo comes out every millennium.
(*1) the extra digit in the date is already added to solve the deca-millennium bug in 8000 years)

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