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Hexwood (Diana Wynne Jones)

When this book was first published twenty years ago, I was in its target audience. It’s now out of print, but you can find/order just about anything at a good bookshop. 1,188 more words

Fiction

Day One Hundred and Fifteen: Wasp

Master mason with mashed maché, you chew wood and pulp it to paper, mouth mortar and regurgitated brickwork. All of it becomes hidden castles and structures of Asimovian design, space cities, coned conglomerations. 65 more words

Animals

My Ignorance...

“Anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that ‘my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.’
Isaac Asimov

Quotes

The Reality of Not Thinking for Yourself.

“Anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that ‘my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.’” 2,865 more words

Ethics applications is in robotics/androids.

So robotics: The coding would be amazingly difficult especially from spoken language to action. We would have to work on it’s reception, comprehension, determining power, priority decision making, authoritative decision making, authoritative action/reaction and as well as the motor functions to it’s actions and pathways. 119 more words

Humanism

A Wandering: Rediscovering the Old

By P.A.Thompson

The other day I ran out of books to read.

What? How is that possible?

Well, I’d finished the only library book I have checked out. 312 more words

Writing Struggles

Unwelcome

A Fantastic Voyage Letter

Dear World, 

I almost got kicked out of Caribou Middle Today.

Anne and Steve, the family that are consider adopting us, are not happy with my behavior. 222 more words