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Tuesday, October 25, 2005

When I Was: Endicott Studio's Autumn 2003 Journal of Mythic Arts

The Orderly Design of Complex Systems

The key to the orderly design of complex systems, . . . , lies in the decomposition of their function into modules whose behavior can be independently and concisely specified.
--- Ward and Halstead

Teleoperable Human Beings

At supper, we were discussing teleoperation in general, and telesurgery in specific. I came home to find an article discussing how surgery can be used to make human beings teleoperable: Teleoperable Human Beings.

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"The Onion Girl," by Charles de Lint.

Charles de Lint is a writer of extraordinary intelligence, imagination, and compassion.