Turn Up the STEREO(B)

Turn Up the STEREO(B)

After two years of complete silence, one of the Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatories (STEREO-B spacecraft) has finally made contact. Link Launched in 2006, it was created to observe the sun. It was launched with its sister, STEREO-A. The STEREO spacecrafts entered…

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Why Sentient Machines Might be Disappointing

Why Sentient Machines Might be Disappointing

Despite countless movies, books, and even scientific studies…digital computers may forever be incapable of supporting human-like consciousness. link It is well known that public expressions of the concern over the possible apocalyptic scenarios prompted by sentient machines are nothing new….

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