Saturday , November 17 2018
Home / Tag Archives: Global catastrophic risk

Tag Archives: Global catastrophic risk

When A.I. Rules…

Elon Musk unveiled his apocalytpic vision of the world a few weeks ago... “Until people see robots going down the street killing people, they don’t know how to react because it seems so ethereal,” he said. “AI is a rare case where I think we need to be proactive in regulation instead of reactive. Because I think by the time we are reactive in AI regulation, it’s too late.” “Normally the way regulations are set up is a while bunch of bad things happen, there’s a public outcry, and after many...

Read More »

Elon Musk Doubles Down On AI Scare: “Artificial Intelligence Vastly More Risk Than North Korea”

With the world's attention focused on the Korean Peninsula and the growing threat of global thermonuclear war, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has bigger things to worry about. In a series of 'alarming' tweets on Friday, Musk warned the world should be more worried about the dangers of artificial intelligence than North Korea. Having unveiled his apocalytpic vision of the world a few weeks ago... “Until people see robots going down the street killing people, they don’t know how to react because it seems...

Read More »

The Arctic Doomsday Seed Vault To Save The World… Has Flooded Thanks To Global Warming

Having first been used in 2015 to save Syrian biodiversity, the Arctic stronghold for the world’s seeds - designed to rescue humanity in case of doomsday - has flooded after permafrost melts due to global warming. While no seeds were lost, The Guardian writes that the ability of the rock vault to provide failsafe protection against all disasters is now threatened by climate change. As a reminder, on a remote island that is just 800 miles (1,300 km) from the North Pole, the Norwegian...

Read More »

Elon Musk Is About To Turn Us All Into Spacefaring Cyborgs With Neuralink

Get ready for the future organic humans - Elon Musk is about to take transhumanism to a whole new level... What's Neuralink and do we still get to have sex in the future? SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk is backing a brain-computer interface venture called Neuralink, according to The Wall Street Journal. The company, which is still in the earliest stages of existence and has no public presence whatsoever, is centered on creating devices that can be implanted in the human brain, with the...

Read More »

‘North Korean’ Roulette

North Korea has tested the patience of America for way too long, now that there is a new sheriff in town, President Trump, things may be different. Source: Branco via ComicallyDifferent.com Ron Paul has some views on this too... Is North Korea about to launch an attack? Is it capable of being an existential threat to the US? Or is it possible that the threat is only made worse by continued US meddling in the dispute?

Read More »