A blog of sci-fi ideas for the taking.
The impractiality of time travel
Spoiler: Stephen Hawking was wrong, by the way.
The religion of artificial intelligence immortality
A genius tech entrepreneur is investing in AI to pursue immortality.
The dark side of DART
Okay, so humankind can now deflect a killer asteroid. Is that entirely a good thing?
Waiting for Ian’s wrath
The calm before the storm is hardly a peaceful time. It’s like waiting for a punch to land.
Diamonds: a story teller’s new BFF
If we aren’t there already, we are moving toward the moment when a lab in Ohio can make diamonds indistinguishable from mined gems.
Magic versus science
The standoff between Trekkies and Star Was geeks is important to defining science fiction.