The tomorrow makers: a brave new world of living-brain machines

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Macmillan, 1986 - Technology & Engineering - 272 pages
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Discusses the future of robotics, looks at current research operations, and considers ethical questions concerning computers and robots

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Macmillan. 1987. c.256p. ISBN 0-02-538560-7. $16.95. tech Fjermedal researched this book by spending hundreds of hours talking with the leading players in the fields of robotics and artificial ... Read full review

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On the Edge
3
The Need to Frolic
9
The Awareness of Neptune
26
Copyright

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Born on August 2, 1950, Grant Fjermedal is author of The Tomorrow Makers, a nontechnical book surveying work in robotics and artificial intelligence. His other works include Magic Bullets, Adventures In Space Simulator: The Ultimate Desktop Astronaut's Guide, and New Horizons In Amateur Astronomy. Fjermedal, a noted writer and futurist, has also worked with software developers to bring about a realistic space simulation program for the personal computer.

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