Question of the Week #223

How would you feel if you knew that within a century, intelligent machines would be self-aware and much smarter and more creative than humans? Why?

I’d feel okay with that. Because in a century, I won’t be around anymore and it really won’t be my problem. So when our children’s children are all plugged into the Matrix, I’ll be dead and gone.

In the meantime, here’s a glimpse of the future thanks to Boston Dynamics. Please, excuse the language that has been bleeped out…


What about you? How do you feel about the possibility of artificial intelligence? Think we can handle it? Let me know in the comments!

*The Question of the Week can be found in The Book of Questions by Gregory Stock, Ph.D.

Feature Photo by Lenin Estrada on Unsplash


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