An initiative by a major biomimetics lab to prepare students for careers in STEM introduces them to biological coding.
Wisnton Ewert has developed a model to explain the pattern of similarities in different organisms which mimics how computer applications inherit software from a diverse range of lower-level modules.
The theme of the evening was framed by a question: “Will the Machines Take Over? Human Uniqueness in the Age of Smart Machines.”
The human mind is exceptional in the universe as the United States is exceptional on the face of the Earth.
Atheist astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson takes the idea seriously.