Saturday, August 5, 2017

Saturday links



Butterfly Language on the AI that invented its own language. She also writes about NASA's "planetary protection officer."

Supergee says four of the great writers of his lifetime have quit writing novels. I think one of the writers he mentions, Robert Silverberg, declined as a novelist years ago. I like him, but I like the old stuff from the 1970s and 1980s.

Conspiracy theorist Jim Marrs has died. 

The top selling musician born in each state. 

Is "time privilege" the greatest privilege? 

1 comment:

supergee said...

Maybe the writers who quit should stay quit. Silverberg’s return wasn’t as bad as Vonnegut’s or Bester’s.