Category Archives: Philosophy

Quora – Why is it important to live longer?

Quora – Why is it important to live longer? Since 1974 I have been confident that it is possible to extend both the quantity and quality of life indefinitely, that said – why is it a good idea? Several reasons. … Continue reading

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Quora – Do robots/AI deserve ‘human’ rights? If so, at what point could that happen, and what would be the deciding factors?

Quora – Do robots/AI deserve ‘human’ rights? If so, at what point could that happen, and what would be the deciding factors? As many others have written, as soon as a non-biological intelligence can make a case for its own … Continue reading

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Quora – What will the personality and behavior of very old persons be like, if (when) we learn to extend life significantly?

Quora – What will the personality and behavior of very old persons be like, if (when) we learn to extend life significantly? That depends very much on the sort of environment in which people exist. If we create fundamentally cooperative … Continue reading

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Reply to Tony Ibbott in – What is the most common problem in which people are seeking solutions in 2019-2020?

What is the most common problem in which people are seeking solutions in 2019-2020? reply to Anthony Ibbott That video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NjuOD6_MjmE) is an over simplification of a much more complex reality, and what is said is certainly part of a … Continue reading

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Quora – Will you stand with the youth who are fighting for the environment?

Will you stand with the youth who are fighting for the environment? I’ve been “fighting” for the environment, and for humanity acting cooperatively, since before many of the parents of those “youth” were born. Who should be standing with whom???

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Quora – Why is eugenics considered unethical?

Quora – Why is eugenics considered unethical? Lots of ways of considering this question. In one sense, it depends what you mean by eugenics. If you mean your own choice of your own mate, or any modifications you choose to … Continue reading

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Quora – Under which circumstances would you believe a person claiming that the driving force for his work is the desire to benefit humanity?

Quora – Under which circumstances would you believe a person claiming that the driving force for his work is the desire to benefit humanity? Anyone who understands the systemic underpinnings of evolution will be aware that all new levels of … Continue reading

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