Lesson 1 How to Save the Universe From Robots In the first of our series on How to Save the Universe, we explore the possibility of killer robots bent on destroying humanity. In the future, humans will perfect artificial intelligence to the point that our creations themselves will be so advanced that they will bridge … Continue reading How to Save the Universe – Lesson 1 – Evil Robots and You
Time is running out and this is the zero hour. For you, the reader, it takes just a few seconds to make a lifetime of difference in the life of someone else, and I am politely asking you, if you are a fan of mad science, cacophony, and imminent destruction, to please donate even a … Continue reading Day Fifteen – A Public Apology for Events That Occurred on Easter 1993, Wolverhampton, UK
I think George Jetson said it best when he said: "The only thing to fear is insane robots, superviruses, mid-air vehicle collisions, and the final unveiling of the secret evil rabbit empire lurking in the shadows of civilization." At least, I think that was Mr. Jetson. And he's right. Welcome to Year 14 of the … Continue reading Futurism 101: Flying Cars
Well, there's another short story off to meet its fortunes. I'm channeling Asimov - only I'm not nineteen, this isn't the pulp era, and I'm not a supergenius. Maybe I should try harder. It just seems to me that I spend entirely too little time writing, and yet I still manage to roll out material … Continue reading It’s Away!
After seventeen weeks of unemployment, and numerous hours of standing in lines at the LRC recruitment facility, Ken Baxter has given up. The Labor Replacement Corps have denied his entry into their ranks, citing over-qualification and a full roster of specialists in his field. "I didn't want to be a Lurker anyway," he tells the … Continue reading Day Thirty-Two – Rabbits and Other Lies (or, Rockclimbing for Krakens)