“If people design computer viruses, someone will design AI that improves and replicates itself. This will be a new form of life which outperforms humans,” warns Stephen Hawking.
Scientists in Western cultures have been trained to see the world through a materialist metanarrative where the only acting players are matter and energy.
Nobel laureate Jack Szostak has recently retracted a paper. This is a big deal because of who he is and because of where it was published.
I was alarmed to see physicist Sabine Hossenfelder accept as a definition of ”science,” not a method, but merely “what scientists do.”
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