Robots and Religion

What do you think about robots and religion? Robert M. Geraci, an assistant professor of religious studies at Manhattan college, would like to know what you think.

He has created a short survey to try to understand more about how people in the Internet robot (and, I think, science fiction) community think on this topic.

Why not take a moment and complete the survey? Click here.

I'm very interested in the topic of religion and technology, which includes the study of robots and religion. I hope Prof. Geraci has read some of the classic science fiction stories about this topic. One of my favorites is The Quest for Saint Aquin, the 1951 short story by Anthony Boucher.

Another great example is Good News From the Vatican, the 1971 story by Robert Silverberg.

Also, don't forget Clifford Simak's Project Pope.


(Project Pope by Clifford Simak [cover])

I'm trying to put together a list to send the good professor; any other suggestions?

Via Robots.net.

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