THE FUTURE OF SOCRATES




Chapter 2:  Zeus and the power of the Thunder.

One year after Socrates's death Phaedo, Echecrates, Plato and a time-traveler from 2019 come together to commemorate Socrates's life and legacy. Cosmo, the time traveler has just revealed his true identity. He proceeds to try to explain our modern world in 4 steps during 3 consecutive nights.
In Chapter 2 he starts to use Zeus and the thunder, as a metaphor for our use of electricity and modern technology. In Chapter 3 Apollo the sun is tamed and used in modern agriculture. Artemis, the moon is conquered during spaceflight and the moon landing. Chapter 4: Hades and the underworld, modern medicine. 





Chapter 3: Apollo and the power of the Sun. 

In this Chapter Cosmo goes on to explain modern agriculture, worldwide shipping and even air and spaceflight to ancient Greec philosophers in the time of Socrates. He tries to best explain to them using metaphors of their world.