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Foundations of Logic – existential risk

Foundations of Logc Group – Existential Risk Stop reading if you are prone to anxiety. Shall we let the games go on? What is your approach and what game do you play on the issue of the survival of our … Continue reading

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JBP Study Group – What is Post Modernism? and other things.

JOrdan Peterson Study Group – What is Post Modernism I have no problem with the postmodern rejection of *TRUTH*. Evolution seems to work with probabilities and heuristics (things that are near enough to something to be useful in practice). It … Continue reading

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London Futurists – how do we create our future

Future Consciousness: The Path to Purposeful Evolution How do we create a good future? Hi Tom You ask “How do we create a good future?” To me, that is the most profound question possible, and one I have been consciously … Continue reading

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Coal – the new gold???

Why we have to stop burning coal In the coming future of radical abundance of anything we have the matter and energy to produce, orbiting space stations will be a major part of our global risk mitigation strategies. There is … Continue reading

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AI

Life 3.0 Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence MIT physicist Tegmark (Our Mathematical Universe) surveys advances in artificial intelligence AGI (Artificial General Intelligence) and “smart machines” built using very powerful yet entirely deterministic algorithms, are two very different … Continue reading

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Automation in the information age

Posthuman Network – Automation post Video – The rise of the machines Automation in the Information Age is different. True enough, but not deep enough. The problem isn’t automation, it is how we measure value. The use of markets made … Continue reading

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Facebook – foundations of logic – science and scientists

Facebook group – the foundation of logic – Post on science and scientists I would say that science is the recursive process of using a combination of intuition, the best available tools of reason and logic, the best available tools … Continue reading

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