Going Out Guide for the District of
Going Out Guide for the District of Columbia, May 21-27, 2015.Washington Post“Eye Pop: The Celebrity Gaze” and “America Now: Pilobolus and Portraiture” The new celebrity portrait exhibition “Eye Pop” includes Will Cotton's airbrushed confectionery Katy Perry and an ever-changing software-based portrait of Google founders Sergey ...
Posted on 20 May 2015 | 7:25 am
Mariners, Hawks, Panthers, host Lions track
Mariners, Hawks, Panthers, host Lions track success in May 15 meetRepublican Journal4x400-meter relay — 1, Belfast (Alex Morsey, Levi Lapham, Arius Hipos, Roger Quehl), 3:47.00; 3, Oceanside (Dylan Reese, Preston Spear, Nick Mahar, David Young), 3:53.76; 5, Belfast (Patrick Groening, Taylor Kinney, Ricky Smith, Stan Sturgis), 4:05.89 ...and more »
Posted on 18 May 2015 | 3:04 pm
UCLA Extension Salutes 12 for Excellence in
UCLA Extension Salutes 12 for Excellence in Instruction, Leadership ...MarketWatch... (UCLA Extension Certificate Graduation Keynote Speaker (2014); Business, Management, and Legal Programs: David Bergmann and Tim Farrell; Education: Julia Varriale and Robert Brin; Engineering & Technology: Vincent Padilla and Ron Takiguchi; ...and more »
Posted on 18 May 2015 | 12:00 pm
A look back at our origins - Institute for
Institute for Ethics and Emerging TechnologiesA look back at our originsInstitute for Ethics and Emerging TechnologiesWe are the first human civilization to remove our envisioned “golden age” from an imagined-nostalgic past and instead plant that better-than-the-present era (tentatively) in a potential future. The irony? We can only achieve that great accomplishment ...
Posted on 18 May 2015 | 8:34 am
LOCAL GOLF: Houston-Savage take lead at
Midland Reporter-TelegramLOCAL GOLF: Houston-Savage take lead at StampedeMidland Reporter-Telegram(tie) K.T. Livingston-Brady Shivers 70-66-136; Braxton Brin-Aaron Garza 69-67—136; 11. Terry Allen-Nick Hollis 69-70—139; 12. ... (tie) Jack Sharrick-John Naugle 75-76—151; Gary Gray-David Robbins 77-74—151; 7. Leeland Adams-Jacob Burris ...and more »
Posted on 16 May 2015 | 9:08 pm
In a cameras-everywhere culture, science
Science fiction writer David Brin calls it "a tsunami of lights" — a future where tiny cameras are everywhere, lighting up everything we do, and even predicting what we'll do next.
Posted on 11 April 2015 | 9:17 am
CWA panel ponders ultimate question: Are we
At a public panel in Washington, D.C., this week, NASA's chief scientist, Ellen Stofan, said she believes we will have "definitive evidence" of life beyond Earth in the next 10 to 20 years.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 5:38 am
There are many folks who pick up collections of stories on the run, with the expectation of escaping briefly into a fast read while someone else moves them from place to place --- I’ve been there, done that a lot.
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 8:24 pm
Living In A Free-Lunch World - Market
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Posted on 30 March 2015 | 5:14 pm
Gwynne Dyer: The risks of extraterrestrial
I like it because I hate the idea that the human race will never be able to go beyond this little planetary system.
Posted on 30 March 2015 | 4:52 pm
When Science Fiction Becomes Reality:
David Brin: His 1990 book EARTH describes “21st-century characters using screen displays filled with clickable links—in other words, Web pages.” More than that, there’s an entire website devoted to the other aspects of life that Brin’s text got ...
Posted on 19 May 2015 | 7:05 am
These Badgers Really Want You To Preorder
157 dishes and how-tos, including Larry Niven’s Irish Coffee, Esther Friesner’s “Philosophy of Cake” and “At the Fruitcake of Madness,” Jay Lake’s Momos, David Brin’s Cardamom Bread, Connie Willis’ Mars Colony Cake, and John Scalzi’s ...
Posted on 15 May 2015 | 3:14 am
Future War in Space: “The Indian
Tune in to watch or attend the project’s May 18 event at the Council with David Brin discussing the stories and the future of conflict in space. Mission control acted an hour before scheduled sack time. “Special mission orders from MoD. They are ...
Posted on 12 May 2015 | 1:47 am
Author David Brin and Scientists Tom Furness
Incredible Program Unveiled Including Workshops, Tutorials and Panels From the World's Leading Innovators NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - March 19, 2015) - The organizers of Augmented World Expo 2015 are proud to announce an incredible lineup of speakers and ...
Posted on 19 March 2015 | 2:11 am
Aliens, Tentacle Sex, And Racism: Surprising
Science-fiction writer and scientist David Brin was particularly upset at the suggestion that the SETI institute might start broadcasting to nearby stars. “Historians will tell you that first contact between industrial civilizations and indigenous people ...
Posted on 22 February 2015 | 4:00 pm