Mar 10, 2017

SciX Friday - the future is sketchy at the moment - Magic8Ball

I don't try to describe the future. I try to prevent it. - Ray Bradbury

Mars Space Race
: Orbit arrival timeline, 2030s

Another AI caution flag from Stephen Hawking: Independent
"The real risk with AI isn't malice but competence,” Professor Hawking said. “A super intelligent AI will be extremely good at accomplishing its goals, and if those goals aren't aligned with ours, we're in trouble." Ethics is a concern (understatement): The Open Letter on Artificial Intelligence: Wiki
Sci-Fi has already seen the challenge with this: Isaac Asimov's 3 Laws of Robotics 

Curious - Who's on first?

Troubleshooting Planet Earth and the AI element - Sci-Fi franchise contender. Kudos to Rise - Green lighted for feature film adaptation: Variety

Positive buzz and worth seeing: Serious Wonder via Hollywood Reporter 

Time out for a cuppa Joe:
Coffee novelty, add toast = Coffee butter: MetroUK
Coffee delivery in a blizzard, via horse: Indy100

On deck - Wendy's Coffeehouse
3/12 - Leslie Kean - New book 3/7/17 - Surviving Death
3/19 - Stan Seba - Kansas MUFON - update on a photo I submitted.
3/26 - Krsanna Duran - UFO Initiation Ultraterrestrial Time Travelers
4/2 - Mike Clelland - The Messengers - Owls and ETs

*Entertaining the Curious - Wendy's Coffeehouse Podcast Archives