Caring for an elderly family member with dementia is hard. I write about rockets, robots, and rayguns. I do not write about personal subjects. Not usually. This isn't science fiction. This isn't fun ... or funny. If you have a parent or grandparent who suffers from Alzheimer's … [Read more...] about Dealing with an elderly family member
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Daniel Kaluuya and Jessica Brown Findlay in Black Mirror: Fifteen Million Merits (2011). Black Mirror is a Netflix original anthology series. Each delightfully dark short story is an uneasy reflection of our relationship with modern technology. Many of the tales explore the … [Read more...] about Black Mirror: a Netflix original scifi anthology series.
Vanessa Kirby confronts a S.A.R robot in Kill Command (2016). Kill command is a sci-fi/action movie set in a not-so-distant future, in which a squad of soldiers face off against autonomous war machines. … [Read more...] about Kill Command: Autonomous war robots are a bad idea