It isn’t a superior grasp of the technology involved that drives some to warn that AI will achieve superiority over human beings.
That’s a sample of bronzitite at the top of this post. It’s like a cosmic wink from the creator.
“As for the Multiverse, even sci-fi writers now recognize that if such a thing exists, it would still require an ultimate Creator.”
Before Darwin, biologists attributed the beauty, integrated complexity, and adaptation of organisms to their environments to a powerful designing intelligence.
The ideas of Ernst Haeckel, in his youth a hardline Darwinian materialist, were to evolve to a surprising degree.