Tag Archives: Evolution

How to make a difference

How can you make a difference in the world? https://www.quora.com/How-can-individuals-make-a-difference-in-this-world/answer/Ted-Howard-16 [ 12/November/21 ] Be as responsible and cooperative as you can. And do so with awareness, there can be cheats out there that will exploit na├»ve cooperation, be alert, and … Continue reading

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Am I concerned about AI

Are you worried about the possible effects of artificial intelligence? [ 28/September/21 ] In what sense? I am clear that our long term survival demands the existence of artificial intelligence; and there are a vast collection of strategic domains in … Continue reading

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Does the world need a global one child policy?

Does the world need a global one child policy? [ 21/September/21 ] Does the world need a global one child policy?MaybeSomething very closely approximating it is required for those who choose to stay on earth long term. Can the world … Continue reading

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If “Why should humans exist?” is the question a powerful sentient AI being capable of wiping humanity and self-sustenance asks you, then what would you say or show to it?

If “Why should humans exist?” is the question a powerful sentient AI being capable of wiping humanity and self-sustenance asks you, then what would y`ou say or show to it? [ 20/September/21 ] If the AI does not value its … Continue reading

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People are more than their intellect and reason – which people and why?

People are more than their intellect and reason – which people and why? [ 17/September/21 Foundations of Logic question by Walter Smith] We all are. Because we all seem to be complex and to a degree fundamentally uncertain systems, more … Continue reading

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Which date should we go to find humanity living a lifestyle that wouldn’t cause global warming and a mass extinction if we had a time machine? Any educated guesses are welcome.

Which date should we go to find humanity living a lifestyle that wouldn’t cause global warming and a mass extinction if we had a time machine? Any educated guesses are welcome. [ 12/September/21 ] Best estimate about 2050. Yes fluctuations … Continue reading

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Why is the world still suffering from covid-19?

Why the world still suffering from covid-19? [ 2/September/21 ] The real answer is really complex, and probably the biggest single contributor to the mix is that the interests of money do not place a high value on self aware … Continue reading

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Why in times of need, like a forest fire do people come together and help one another showing the best part of humanity. #TAV (takes a village) but when the chaos settles we go away from that side of humanity and leave the lessons learned abandoned?

Why in times of need, like a forest fire do people come together and help one another showing the best part of humanity. #TAV (takes a village) but when the chaos settles we go away from that side of humanity … Continue reading

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Do environments affect the evolution of a species?

Do environments affect the evolution of a species? [ 8/August/21 ] Absolutely – yes. Evolution requires two things. It requires a replicator, with variation, and it requires different environments that are to some degree isolated from each other. You need … Continue reading

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What is the most likely to cause humanity’s extinction?

What is the most likely to cause humanity’s extinction?Moved to this [ 6/August/21 ] Human beings working for very short term goals like: Biologists working for a wage, working on gain of function research; or Physicists working for a wage, … Continue reading

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