Category Archives: science

A Book and Some Bucks

I’m giving away a free, autographed book…and $10 in cold hard cash too! It might not be a lot of money, but the book is worth way more than $10 (in my humble and completely biased opinion). So you can’t lose!! … Continue reading

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God: Proxy or Pure Energy?

I’d love to share an excerpt from my first novel, “After Delphi“. At this point the main character, Pontius, has had his life ruined by a desperate government leader. He is on the run, going mad and looking for metaphysical … Continue reading

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Driving Innovation…(wait, where are we taking it???)

Everyone won’t stop talking about innovation. What is it? Can we “be” it? Can we do it? Can we do it faster (even though we don’t even know if we can do it yet)? Can we do it with partners … Continue reading

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Delusions and Daliances – If I Trusted My Gut I’d Be Insane

Although some may disagree, I’ve been straying from my lunatic roots lately. So let me bring it back home with some delusions and daliances and consider:  What if this world was all for me? How do I know it isn’t? … Continue reading

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Contemplations of Strong AI as a Moral Entity and an Assertion Against Concurrent Intellectual Layers

I was thinking about politicians and intelligence yesterday, one of the more pure oxymorons you’ll ever come across, and I began wondering, “Would a strong AI eventually become corrupt?” My assumption is “possibly”, if it came to be in its … Continue reading

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Don’t Confuse the Soul with the Software (or the Self)

We are so fascinated with ourselves. We love to talk about our brains as if they are the most magnificent creation in the history of the universe. The human brain may be the most complex, extraordinary “thing” that we know … Continue reading

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Painful Thoughts of a Monday: Fractals and the Limitless Wonder of it All

It is Monday and I find myself, once again, enduring thoughts more befitting for a 2 AM Saturday late-night conversation… I have always intuitively felt that fractals are more than just mathematical curiosities, more than geometric shapes that continue to … Continue reading

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How Long Are Your Telomeres?

According to a British news article, there’s a new blood test that can show how fast someone is aging and supposedly offers an accurate estimate of how long one will live. It does this by measuring the length of their telomeres. In … Continue reading

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