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The season finale of Game of Thrones had plenty of twists and turns, even if many of them were expected. One of the biggest took place in Winterfell at the culmination of the Arya vs. Sansa conflict -- inarguably the season's worst storyline -- but seemingly came out of nowhere. As it turns out, the show cut a key scene that would have explained it all, but also made the whole mess worse.

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.

DNA contains the information that defines life -- but it can also be used to store digital content, too. Now, Microsoft has announced that it's seriously investigating the technique as a means of storing data, paying a bioscience company to create ten million strands of digital storage DNA.