You do not need to study mutations for thirty years to predict that bombarding plant chromosomes with radiation will not lead to major agricultural advances.
The Center for Science & Culture and the Bradley Center for Natural & Artificial Intelligence share more than the commonality of being sponsored by Discovery Institute.
Dreams of god-like immortality achieved through uploading the mind have a serious drawback, one among others. A computer operates algorithmically, strictly so, whereas the mind does not.
In previous articles I have discussed how biological organisms exhibit patterns that are highly analogous to computer programs written by humans.
New religions, including one centered on Artificial Intelligence, follow a stereotyped pattern.