By: Peggy Nelson
Chairman of the Motherboard
In Event of Moon Disaster: deepfakes and alternate histories
Klimt, some carrots, and Beast Jesus
The Uncanny Valley is healing!
A pandemic strikes an unequal society: Alan E. Nourse’s The Bladerunner
Where is your new courage? Still cupboarding the food.
Playing it by ear
Fixed it for you.
The bathroom mirror stage
The uncanny valley of cheap cardboard.
Choose your flavor.
By: Mike Fleisch
Imagining mannequined retail air patrolled by pesky laser fields…
If androids do not yet dream, they certainly speak.
By: Matthew Battles
Gary Kasparov, cyborgs, and the allure of intelligent machines.
HORROR IS CRUCIAL to human experience. Like sex, innocence, and despair, the fear of death is a wellspring of all kinds of creative activity; with the help of its zombified double, the uncanny, it unsettles […]