Jeff Bezos is building a $42 million giant 10,000-year clock inside a hollowed out mountain in Texas. The project is meant to make us all think about the long term future of humanity. And with a Prime account you can have one shipped to your home for free!
Read more at theverge.com.
Installation has begun—500 ft tall, all mechanical, powered by day/night thermal cycles, synchronized at solar noon, a symbol for long-term thinking—the #10000YearClock is coming together thx to the genius of Danny Hillis, Zander Rose & the whole Clock team! Enjoy the video. pic.twitter.com/FYIyaUIbdJ
— Jeff Bezos (@JeffBezos) February 20, 2018