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The 15 Coolest Planets That Don't Exist

By Matt Heckler Aug 12, 2013

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Magrathea – Douglas Adams’ The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

Of all the weird little places in Douglas Adams’ books, Magrathea is probably the most interesting. On Magrathea, the people design planets. Yup, you read that right. They build ‘em from scratch, for anybody that will pay. Apparently, they’re even responsible for making Earth itself. We should probably send them a thank-you note.

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Matt Heckler

Matt Heckler is a writer, book critic, musician, movie nerd, sci-fi aficionado, and awesome beard haver from Chicago. When he isn't writing for The MindHut, he is drinking tasty beverages and working on his first novel. Follow him on Twitter @androiddreamer!

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