AI

The Singularity

Imagine that a team of scientists has developed an artificial intelligence (AI) with capabilities unfathomably far beyond the human mind. As soon as this AI…


The Singularity: good or bad?

When science fiction writers and futurists talk about “the singularity,” they’re referring to the technological singularity. This is a hypothetical future moment at which the machines…



The future of artificial intelligence

Artificial intelligence. This pair of words in most of us — myself included — stirs up images of pale-faced androids on starships and disobedient computers…


Who needs fossil fuels? Not EATR

Most people are familiar with robotic characters that either assist or destroy humanity. It is a popular theme in science fiction to show the future…