Category Archives: Our Future

Quora – Ethics and technological advancement

If ethics were forgotten, what scientific advances could we see within the next 10 years? Depends what you mean by “if ethics were forgotten”! If ethics are completely forgotten, then we will most likely destroy ourselves. Contrarily – if various … Continue reading

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Deep Code – Jordan Hall

Technological Unemployment – is this time different? | Deep Code Experiments: Episode 13 Jordan Hall – Neurohacker collective Hi Jordan, Late comer but enjoyed the series largely up to this point, but this video seems to miss the major issue … Continue reading

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Quora – greatest danger to the world

Quora – What is the greatest danger to the entire world today? Our unexamined assumptions and oversimplifications that we accept as truths, rather than seeing them as contextually useful approximations. Arthur C Clarke once said “Any sufficiently advanced technology is … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

Getting late at night New Year’s Eve here in NZ. Wishing us all a very prosperous and successful 2019.

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Foundation of Logic – rights

Mark Hubey’s post in Fundations of Logic If x has the right to free food who’s duty is it to provide it? This is a really complex topic. The idea that rights exist independent of responsibilities seems to provide an … Continue reading

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Email to Zat

Hi Zat I read and enjoyed both The future belongs to Polymaths and There are two ways to read, and while I enjoyed aspects of both, I got serious clashes from both also. In Polymath, you end with “Nothing exists … Continue reading

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Quora – most valuable substance in the future

Quora – What do you think will be the most valuable, useful material of the future? Coal is going to be fairly important in about 20 years and for about 50 years. There are a lot of the metals we … Continue reading

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