Tagged: Consciousness

Worried about amoral robots? Try reading them a story. – CSMonitor.com

Georgia Tech researchers say that teaching artificial intelligence to understand human stories can instill human values and ethics in robots.

Source: Worried about amoral robots? Try reading them a story. – CSMonitor.com

The Philosophy of The Walking Dead – Wisecrack Edition 

Welcome to this special Wisecrack Edition of The Philosophy of The Walking Dead, where we take a look at the philosophy of The Walking Dead.

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Will Scientists Ever Solve the Mystery of Consciousness?

We still have no idea how the brain produces conscious awareness. In this excellent short video produced by The Economist, various experts are called upon to explain the “hard problem” that is consciousness, and how scientists might solve this profound mystery.

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Artificial intelligence and nanotechnology ‘threaten civilisation’ | Technology | The Guardian

via –  The Guardian

Artificial intelligence and nanotechnology have been named alongside nuclear war, ecological catastrophe and super-volcano eruptions as “risks that threaten human civilisation” in a report by the Global Challenges Foundation.

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