Category Archives: Science

Preparing for the end

Not of the world, but of the time when grocery stores will stop bagging my purchases in plastic sacks. It’s coming, faster than we thought. And I’m not opposed to the move. Sure, it will save grocery stores money, but … Continue reading

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Do you remember…

Do you remember when radiation what the alpha and omega of everything? Spiderman got his powers from a radioactive spider. Of course, my favorite use of radiation was the belief that radiation made everything bigger. Anyone remember the classic Gilligan’s … Continue reading

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In the Dark

I spent the last few weeks watching Dark. It is a German series of ten episodes on Netflix that is part murder mystery and part SciFi series. In essence, you follow a rather large cast of characters around, across generations … Continue reading

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Friday’s Futurecast: Algorithms

My first introduction to algorithms via computers ruling the world was through Landru on the original Star Trek series (The Return of the Archons). In many ways, I preferred the Terminator movies. At least there was an enemy to shot, … Continue reading

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Yes, I binged

Netflix remade Lost in Space. And I watched all 10 episodes over the weekend. I had seen a few episodes over the years, but I’d never seen the entire series like the hubbinator has. I had seen the movie that … Continue reading

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20 minutes

Just finished watching a Ted talk about social media and it’s design to keep your attention engaged at a certain location—facebook, Ted, YouTube and Netflix. For most of us this is the auto play or the stream additions that pop … Continue reading

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New Technology: Telepathic Communications

Admit it. We’ve all done it. Written replies, letters, and emails in our heads yet never put them to paper or pixels. And as much as I love the idea of telepathic communications, I can also see how it could … Continue reading

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