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January 2020 ISSUE

The AI That Looked at the Sun

This episode features “The AI That Looked at the Sun” written by Filip Hajdar Drnovsek Zorko. Published in the January 2020 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine and read by Kate Baker.

The text version of this story can be found at:
http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/drnovsek-zorko_01_20

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January 2020 ISSUE

The AI That Looked at the Sun

As excerpted from Acausal Drift: An Oral History of Machine Sentience, Second Edition.
It all started with the solar flare.
I do mean all of it—the story I’m about to tell, and the revolution of sorts that sprang from it, and my life, such as it is. I was spun into existence from a half dozen monitoring [...]