Category Archives: World Views

A.I. Ethics

By Amy R. Babcock It’s no secret that artificial intelligence (A.I.) can aid humanity in several different ways. The more we work on creating better and smarter A.I., the more like us they become in their ability to learn, adapt, and even in the way they look. Some would see this as a great achievement, while others might be frightened.

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The E.T. Dilemma

By Amy R. Babcock As an avid Star Trek fan, I often imagine what it would be like to find life out in the universe other than our own. Would they be like the Vulcans, willing to help humanity out of its technological infancy? Would they be more like those from Independence Day and only try to conquer or destroy

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The Human Condition

By Amy R. Babcock One of the main topics of political discussion is that of collusion. We hear about how the Russians allegedly interfered with the 2016 election. But if you really pay attention, this supposed collusion took place in the form of social media posts that made one candidate look bad while simultaneously making the other look good. Some

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Defusing Society

By Amy R. Babcock This story has been crossposted in brotheramin.com. It’s no secret that everyone, everywhere around the world seems to be antsy lately. It’s almost palpable in the air we breathe. No matter what your opinion, no matter the subject, there is someone you know that will argue the point with you. Everyone wants so badly to be

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The Pride of the Prejudiced

By Amy R. Babcock Originally published in hvy.com on May 29, 2019 Everywhere you turn, every page you read, it’s everywhere. Someone being judged based solely on their outside appearance. Rights being eroded, fairness being ignored, and still there are cries for lives that matter. But do they? All lives matter, except those of our children getting shot while in

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