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Scifaiku: Geomagnetic Reversal

Geomagnectic Reversal (blog)

 

Geomagnetic Reversal
when north becomes south
protective shroud fails humanity
compass spins

A Scifaiku by Wendy Van Camp
Illustrated by Wendy Van Camp

Scifaiku poem inspired by the current trend of the weakening of the magnetic north.  Science postulates that the Earth’s poles might flip, as it has done in past ancient eras.

Scifaiku: White Mask

White Mask (blog)

White Mask
invisible dark face
compensates coded algorithm
false white mask

A Scifaiku by Wendy Van Camp
Illustrated by Wendy Van Camp

Scifaiku poem inspired by a TED talk about how algorithm bias doesn’t factor in certain facial types for identification purposes.  A coding problem that needs to be solved so that services will be available to everyone equally.

Scifaiku: Algorithm Bias

algorithm bias (blog)

Algorithm Bias

Identity algorithm
can not read my darkness
coded gaze

A Scifaiku by Wendy Van Camp
Illustrated by Wendy Van Camp

Scifaiku poem inspired by a TED talk about how algorithm bias doesn’t factor in certain facial types for identification purposes.  A coding problem that needs to be solved so that services will be available to everyone equally.

Scifaiku: Starshot

starshot-blog

Starshot

self-healing transistor
thrusts forward in space
alpha centauri beckons

A Scifaiku by Wendy Van Camp
Illustrated by Wendy Van Camp

Scifaiku poem is inspired by Stephan Hawking’s “Project Starshot” which may send human’s first interstellar probes to another star system.