Following Darwin, with an assist from Stephen Jay Gould and Richard Lewontin, Ken Miller proposes that human reason, consciousness, etc. are exaptations, or “spandrels.”
Get a glimpse at 7:30 pm as we live-stream Discovery Institute’s launch of the new Walter Bradley Center for Natural and Artificial Intelligence.
On Independence Day, it’s appropriate to review the sources of our rights as citizens.
Favored by the animal-rights movement, the idea is misanthropic, and I would say, implicitly racist.
Transhumanists and other anti-human exceptionalists have been arguing of late that artificial-intelligence machines are destined to become so sophisticated that they will become “self-aware.”