Brenda Cooper

Archive for June, 2009

The Futurist Reads Her Sunday Times

From time to time, people ask me what it takes to be a futurist.  Really, it’s an interest in thinking about the future and a habit of keeping my eye’s open.  I think there is one other bit:  the desire to make the world a better place in the future. I stay aware of what’s […]

Reading Recommendation: Lost Light by Michael Connelly

I read this for a book group – I would never have picked it up on my own.  I do like crime/detective novels, but I don’t read them much since I like some other genres more.  I was really glad to have read this one.  Mr. Connelly is a very polished writer, and he did […]

Today’s Tomorrows: First Column now live at Futurismic

I’m really pleased to announce the very first edition of my new column at Futurismic is posted now.   Today’s Tomorrows takes a single topic and looks at through a science and a science fictional lens. This time, I took on a favorite sfnal trope of mine:  Artificial Intelligence.  As usual, the universe gave me a […]