The problem is obvious: Information is by its nature immaterial. It is measured in bits, not kilograms or joules.
No distinction in kind rather than degree between ourselves and the chimps? No distinction? Seriously, folks?
I knew I wanted to choose someone who wrote beautifully. He, however, was someone I didn’t know, and I could not predict his views on intelligent design.
What goes into getting a flower to develop on a stem is mind-boggling, reports a Darwin-free paper.
Despite all the transhumanist predictions of the Singularity, it’s hard to dismiss the fact that to a certain degree we’ve already merged with our machines.