Tag Archives: brain

Path to happiness?

href=”https://www.facebook.com/groups/lifeboatfoundation/?multi_permalinks=10161120282798455&comment_id=10161120501568455″>Lifeboat link to AI idenifies path to happiness [ 10/July/22 ] Why focus on happiness? Happiness is “just” a set of genetically encoded valences that did, on average, over the deep time and context sets of our ancestors, tend to … Continue reading

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The brain

[8/June/22 Reply to Will’s link to a comment thread on brains being 3 lbs of fat.] Yeah – some truth in that. The energy efficiency of brain systems are amazing. The computational complexity of the system is mind numbing. Over … Continue reading

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Quantum computer like brain?

Lifeboat link to article on Quantum computer acting like a brain [ 23/January/22 ] Building something like a human brain is a deeply complex subject. When you start to get a reasonable understanding of the levels and sets of biases … Continue reading

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High speed travel

Comment on Lifeboat foundation facebook page to a link toVIRGIN HYPERLOOP WONDERS: WHAT DOES 600 MPH TRAVEL DO TO THE BRAIN? [ 8/11/20 ] High speed train travel in vaccuum tubes is a very old idea. I wrote about it … Continue reading

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Ginger Campbell’s interview with Seth Grant

Ginger Campbell’s interview with Seth Grant [ 12/10/20 on my facebook page] This is the best podcast I’ve listened to in a while. Yet another level of complexity in the brain – deeply more complex. I suspect more to come. … Continue reading

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Brain Black Box

Studying ethical questions as the brain’s black box Is unlocked S. Matthew Liao, director of the bioethics program at New York University, has a singular title: neuroethicist. Acknowledging all the truth in what Mr X says (and there is lots … Continue reading

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