If artificial intelligence (AI) has anything to do with consciousness, what would be the equivalent of a general anesthesia for an AI machine?
“A new origins-based system for classifying minerals reveals the huge geochemical imprint that life has left on Earth. It could help us identify other worlds with life too.”
Professor Perkowitz: “Seven years after their discovery, the ripples in spacetime have opened new windows on the universe’s deepest secrets.”
Sean Raymond, Beibei Liu & Seth Jacobson offer a solar system model affirming that the “dynamical instability” of our early solar system had to go just right, or we probably wouldn’t be here.
The brainy cephalopods behaved about the same as lab rats under similar conditions, raising both neuroscience and ethical issues.
Just because people are in the news doesn’t mean they did anything. It rather shows how a bad actor can change the news picture.