When We Stop Reading

Warnings from Fahrenhiet 451 Even though I have always been an avid fan of science fiction, for whatever reason I had never read the classic Ray Bradbury novel, Fahrenheit 451.  At least not until recently, when my step-son had to read it as he was beginning his freshmen year in high school.  He wanted someContinue reading “When We Stop Reading”

The Threat of Artificial Intelligence

Is this something to worry about? We’ve heard the warnings, we’ve seen the movies, but how real is the threat that Artificial Intelligence will someday take over mankind?  Stephen Hawking (1942 – 2018) generally believed that AI would help mankind in great ways as we begin to develop it (his latest speaking device was powered byContinue reading “The Threat of Artificial Intelligence”