Human level AI will be passed in the mid 2020’s, though many people won’t accept that this has happened. After this point the risks associated with advanced AI will start to become practically important.
Monthly Archive: October 2015
Electronic voice phenomena are an auditory example of pareidolia – the tendency to perceive human characteristics in meaningless perceptual patterns.
The International Space Station is ‘filled with germs’.
My first impression of the real Scorpion (Walter O’Brien) was nothing at all like the one portrayed on the hit CBS show of the same name, now in its second season.
Plantoid is a self-creating, self-propagating artwork system that uses blockchain technology to gather and manage the resources it needs to become real.
The potential for humans to become new kinds of minds via means of AGI and other technologies, will bring amazing new possibilities for joy, growth and choice.
My lab is interested in understanding how the DNA damage response is regulated specifically at telomeric DNA.
Video Friday: Longecity Now Interviews Max More on Transhumanism, Extropy, Proactionary Principle, Life Extension. (2008)
This is a podcast devoted to the latest from the world of life extension and advancing technology. In this episode Max More appears (audio only) and he discusses Transhumanism, Extropy, Proactionary Principle, Life Extension. (2008)
A German researcher known as Starbug has demonstrated that it is possible to extract a smartphone PIN code from a selfie image.