©2017 C. Henry Martens Are humans intelligent enough to recognize when Artificial Intelligence is dangerous? This is a thought that has only come recently to me. The thoughts that preceded led up to this idea, like building any… Read moreIs Machine-Invented Language Dangerous?
©2017 C. Henry Martens Read Part One Here Part Two One thing the government is afraid of is exposure. They utilize a lot of energy trying to hide things in plain sight so that no one gets suspicious. Using this logic,… Read moreShort Story: The Newest Generation, Part Two
©2017 C. Henry Martens Arriving minutes early, Professor Arnie Saknussen peered from behind the back stage curtains. As expected, his audience would be scant. In a two hundred seat hall, he counted nine people. Fighting his entire life for respect,… Read moreShort Story: The Newest Generation, Part One
©2017 C. Henry Martens The eggs are perfect, as usual, and the rest of breakfast just as good. For some reason Little Drue seems fascinated with the preparation, watching the housebot as it prepares the meal and serves it. She… Read moreShort Story: Death of the Nannybots
©2017 C. Henry Martens One of the benefits of writing science fiction is entertaining ideas. In order to feed ideas, I have to research and cultivate and extrapolate… and sometimes what I conclude scares the hell out of me. Not… Read moreThe Future of Work
©2017 C. Henry Martens As I sit here, I can hear Rod Serling, “Imagine if you will, a Perfect World.” The idea of it brings to mind all the fascinating possibilities… immediately followed by what could go wrong if designed… Read morePerfect World
©2017 Kari Carlisle While the rest of the world is worried about zombies, aliens, robots, and meteors, we may need to reflect for a moment on how our world may end by the proliferation of things unseen – the… Read moreHow YOU Can Prevent the Teeny Tiny Apocalypse
©2017 C. Henry Martens As a group of recruits, this one had not seemed exceptional, but the test was reaching the third hour. Someone had always bailed by now, so the money in the office pool was getting bigger odds… Read moreShort Story: Testing 1..2..3..
©2017 C. Henry Martens The first glimmers of this idea started rolling around in my head as a high school student, several years… decades… ago. The idea that the human race is destined to become extinct. I have finally arrived… Read moreInevitable Extinction Theory
©2017 Kari Carlisle Because of its popularity as a subject, hundreds of movies have been made that feature time travel. Here are a dozen of my faves: Time Bandits Anything made by Terry Gilliam automatically goes to… Read more12 Movies About Time Travel