©2016 Kari Carlisle We all love our moms, right? At least we have to on Mother’s Day, whether we feel like it or not. Women, especially, have an interesting relationship with our mothers. We love them, but we fear turning… Read more5 Worst Movie Moms
©2016 C. Henry Martens True emergent sentience, in a mechanical form, is coming to a reality near you. There will be ethical questions to be answered, and eventually moral questions. Some rather early science fiction has provided what we might… Read moreTime to Tax Robots
©2016 C. Henry Martens “So… what are you going to do when you retire?” I looked at Kiely and shook my head, trying to concentrate on my sushi. “I have no idea. I haven’t even thought about it.” The subject… Read moreShort Story: Early Retirement
©2016 Kari Carlisle Although Transcendence is fun to watch and is mildly thought-provoking, I’m sad to report that the writer killed humanity before Johnny Depp’s Artificial Intelligence had a chance to. I’ll get to that in a minute… The concept… Read moreMovie Review: Transcendence – Where’s the Humanity?
©2015 C. Henry Martens He is twice my age, which does not make him old, but still he is viewed by many as a venerable man. I am invited, and so I am here. The woods gleam with light filtered… Read moreShort Story: Artificial Inquisition
©2015 C. Henry Martens We are in a race to Armageddon. A race? Yes… because there are a significant number of people in our society not only wishing for Armageddon but actively engaged in bringing it about. The two most… Read moreRace to Armageddon
©2015 C. Henry Martens and Kari Carlisle Hell Follows After, another book in the Monster of the Apocalypse Saga, is just weeks away from publication. We’re working on the ebook and print formatting, last minute edits, back cover touch-ups, and… Read moreWeigh in on the Book Description for Hell Follows After!
© 2015 C. Henry Martens A Movie to Creep Us Out 5 stars, a film that should appeal to the scientifically minded and those with an appreciation for what the future may hold. Much more realistic than most of this… Read moreMovie Review: Ex Machina
© 2015 C. Henry Martens Disclosure: contains mature themes The crowd was on its feet, pounding the air with as much noise as the on-stage performance. Lights, smoke, and high volume rose to a fever pitch, and the masses responded. The… Read moreShort Story: Resurrection
© 2015 C. Henry Martens Recently there has been much talk of danger in the probability of a true artificial intelligence. Several of the recognized great minds of learning, research, and industry have spoken out and offered opinions on… Read moreArtificial Intelligence: What value is there in humankind?