It isn’t a superior grasp of the technology involved that drives some to warn that AI will achieve superiority over human beings.
Creativity, not mere copying or following commands, entails thinking “outside the box.” That’s how it can surprise us with genuine novelty.
Or pseudoscience? A no-nonsense theoretical physicist reveals a gift for comedy as she tries to explain theories that place no constraints on what can happen.
Why do news headlines continually suggest that AI is practically human already, and soon will become fully human?
Assuming that the regression does not continue endlessly, only the First Simulator is real. But then, why do any simulators even bother?