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It's World Chocolate Day today, guys. Whilst everybody else is using this as justification to eat all the things, I'm going to permeate those sweet feels with a somewhat darker entry into chocolate's history: its association with the Aztecs and human sacrifice.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

It's World Chocolate Day today, guys. Whilst everybody else is using this as justification to eat all the things, I'm going to permeate those sweet feels with a somewhat darker entry into chocolate's history: its association with the Aztecs and human sacrifice.