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Piping Hot Pipe Dreams

Efficiency smefficiency.

Remember the screensaver where a pipe spontaneously just keeps extending and turning and twisting nonsensically? This program was developed by the Soviets as a means to quickly blueprint urban water utilities across nine time zones, including the old gulag steppe city of Karaganda, Kazakhstan.

In a post-apocalyptic world, it could also serve as a Habitrail for our giant, hairless, mutant hamster overlords, to provide a system of mass transit and protect them from the exponentially increased UV-ray exposure.

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